Registration is open for Fedora Camp!
Fedora Camp offers everyone a chance to dive in and learn all about Fedora 4. Training will begin with the basics and build toward more advanced concepts–no prior Fedora 4 experience is required. Participants can expect to come away with a deep dive Fedora 4 learning experience coupled with multiple opportunities for applying hands-on techniques working with experienced trainers and Fedora gurus.
Keck Institute for Space Studies
345 S. Michigan Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91106
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hilton Pasadena for April 10 - April 13, 2016. The discounted room rate of $150 per night (wifi internet included) will be available until March 16th or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first. Please make your reservations promptly!
Please note a limited number of rooms are available for the night of April 13th at the rate of $219.
Room assignments can be made directly with the Hilton Pasadena’s room reservation department by calling the hotel direct 626-577-1000 or our toll-free number 1-800-HILTONS or by visiting Fedora Camp Reservations.
The closest airport to Caltech is Burbank Bob Hope (BUR). Ways to get to Pasadena Hilton:
Los Angeles International (LAX) is further away but is served by all major airlines. Best options for getting from the airport are:
Keck Institute for Space Studies
11-13 April 2016
Virtual machine installation instructions will be provided prior to the camp. VMs will also be available on thumb drives at the camp.
This is a draft agenda with presentations that are currently being reviewed and revised. The final agenda will be available closer to the event.
|8:30-9:00||Registration and Light Breakfast|
|9:00-10:00||Welcome and Introductions||All|
|10:00-10:30||Fedora/DuraSpace Update||David Wilcox|
|11:00-12:00||Introducing Fedora Repositories||David Wilcox|
|1:30-2:30||Fedora In-Context: Front-ends|
|2:30-3:30||Fedora In-Context: Indexing||Stefano Cossu|
|4:00-5:00||Object Modeling: Fedora 3, PCDM and Best Practices|
Stefano Cossu (F4 + PCDM)
|9:30-10:30||Object Modeling: Linked Data Platform|
|11:00-12:00||Migration to F4 - Concepts and Planning||Benjamin Armintor|
|1:30-2:30||Hands-on CRUD||Diego Pino Navarro|
|2:30-3:30||Core Features - CRUD, Versioning, Fixity||Diego Pino Navarro|
|4:00-5:00||Core Features - Authorization, Transactions||Stefano Cossu|
|9:30-10:30||Deploying Fedora 4||Diego Pino Navarro|
|11:00-12:00||Extending Fedora - Camel||Diego Pino Navarro|
|2:30-3:00||How to Get Involved, Where to Get Help||Andrew Woods|
|3:00-3:30||Fedora Forward||Andrew Woods|
|4:00-5:00||Discussion and Wrap-up||All|
A light breakfast, lunch, and an afternoon snack will be included on each day of the camp. Vegetarian and gluten-free options will be available based on the dietary restrictions indicated on the registration form.
Reception - 11 April
A reception will be held on Monday, April 11 at Bodega Wine Bar, located only a couple blocks from the hotel (directions). A variety of appetizers, including vegetarian and gluten-free options, will be available. Attendees will receive drink tickets for the bar.
Dinner - 12 April
An informal dinner will be held on Tuesday, April 12 at the Dog Haus Biergarten starting at 7:30pm. Attendees can order an entree and a drink off the menu, and a selection of sides will be provided. We'll also order a few pitchers of beer for the tables. Vegetarian and gluten-free options are available.