OSCON 2010 Events

Special events at OSCON are designed to create networking opportunities and give attendees the chance to collaborate with one-another.

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Event Name Time Where Who Can Go
Monday, July 19
Birds of a Feather Sessions 7:00pm - 11:00pm See BoF board onsite for details All attendees
Tuesday, July 20
Open Source Mobile Platform and App Development Workshop
(sponsored by Symbian)
1:30pm - 5:00pm F150 All attendees
Ignite OSCON 7:00pm - 9:00pm Portland Ballroom All attendees
O'Reilly Open Source Awards 7:50pm - 8:00pm Portland Ballroom All attendees
Wednesday, July 21
Emerging Languages Camp 10:40am - 6:00pm F150 Conference attendees who have pre-registered for the Emerging Languages Camp (this event is sold out)
Expo Hall Reception 6:00pm - 7:00pm Expo Hall All attendees
Android Hands-on Event 7:00pm - 10:00pm Portland Ballroom Conference attendees (no Expo Hall Only) who signed up to attend this event
Birds of a Feather Sessions 7:00pm - 11:00pm See BoF board onsite for details All attendees
OSCON Party
(sponsored by (mt) Media Temple)
9:00pm - 12:00am Rooftop Lounge @ the Red Lion Hotel All attendees
Thursday, July 22
SETI Hackathon 12:10pm - 1:20pm E143/144 Conference attendees who have pre-registered for the Emerging Languages Camp (this event is sold out)
Emerging Languages Camp 10:40am - 6:00pm F150 Conference attendees who have pre-registered for the Emerging Languages Camp (this event is sold out)
State of the Onion 6:15pm - 7:00pm Portland Ballroom 252 All attendees
Birds of a Feather Sessions 7:00pm - 11:00pm See BoF board onsite for details All attendees
OSCON API Hour
(sponsored by Mashery)
7:00pm - 9:00pm The EastBurn (1800 East Burnside St.) All attendees
Friday, July 23
Closing Reception 1:30pm - 2:00pm Ballroom Foyer All conference attendees (no Expo Hall Only)
Best of Portland Walking Tour 2:00pm - 4:30pm   All Attendees

Community Events

The following events are community-driven events. If you would like more information about these events, please contact the individual groups hosting them.

Event Name Time Where Who Can Go
Saturday, July 17- Sunday, July 18
Community Leadership Summit 9:00am - 5:00pm both days F150-152 All attendees
Monday, July 19
CloudCamp 7:00pm - 10:00pm E145/146 All attendees
Nitobi/Phone Gap Party 7:00pm Apex Bar All attendees
Tuesday, July 20
Perl Authors Night at Powell Tech Books 7:30pm - 9:00pm Powells Tech Books (33 NW Park Avenue) All attendees
Wednesday, July 21
OpenStack Launch Bash 8:00pm - 11:00pm The Gerding Theater at the Armory (128 NW 11th Avenue) All attendees
Thursday, July 22
Welcome Back to Portland Party
(hosted by Linux Fund)
9:00pm - 12:00pm Barracuda (9 NW 2ND Ave. & NW Couch St.) All attendees
Friday, July 23
Dorkbot PDX Summer Party 7:00pm Backspace (115 Northwest 5th) All attendees
Free Geek Tour 3:30pm (meet at OCC at 2:45) 1731 SE 10th All attendees
  • Intel
  • Microsoft
  • Google
  • Facebook
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • (mt) Media Temple, Inc.
  • ActiveState
  • CommonPlaces
  • DB Relay
  • FireHost
  • GoDaddy
  • HP
  • HTSQL by Prometheus Research
  • Impetus Technologies Inc.
  • Infobright, Inc
  • JasperSoft
  • Kaltura
  • Marvell
  • Mashery
  • NorthScale, Inc.
  • Open Invention Network
  • OpSource
  • Oracle
  • Parallels
  • PayPal
  • Percona
  • Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc.
  • Rhomobile
  • Schooner Information Technology
  • Silicon Mechanics
  • SourceGear
  • Symbian
  • VoltDB
  • WSO2
  • Linux Pro Magazine

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