linux.conf.au - September

Preparation is coming along well.

Key Milestones Reached
- first sponsor paid (HP - Emperor)
- papers f2f in Sydney selected presentations/tutorials
- speaker acceptance notices sent out
- early bird registration announcement tmo (2013/09/05)
- miniconfs announced
- all vendors locked in/confirmed

Upcoming Tasks
- keynote announcements
- av update
- network update

Special Thanks
- Joshua Hesketh for his assistance with getting Zookeepr ready for registrations.
- Michael Davies, Michael Still and the Papers Committee for the great work on selecting next years line up. It's looking really good!