Speaker Resource Page
Important Speaker Information
If you have any questions regarding any of the information on this site or need hard copies of any of the following materials, please request this information from IDUG Headquarters by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
- Conference Agenda
- Speaker Deadlines
- Speaker Guidelines
- IDUG Presentation Template
- Volunteer to Moderate a Session
- How to Upload Your Presentations
- Conference Registration
- Housing Information
- Speaker Marketing Kit
- Thread Chair Listing
- Educational Seminars
CONFERENCE SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
To view confence agenda, please click here. Attendees will be able to access speaker's biography, presentation abstract and 5 key bullet points on the sessions available throughout the conference. Speakers can access their session information here and can update the abstracts selected for the program, provided the thread chair is notified of any changes.
Below are the important speaker deliverable deadlines for IDUG Australasia 2012:
Draft Presentation Due: August 12, 2012
Final Presentation Due: September 2, 2012
We encourage all speakers to adhere to these deadlines or notify the Thread Chairs with any reasons why you cannot meet these dates. Your Thread Chair will confirm receipt of all materials sent to meet the above deadlines. Your Thread Chair is the primary contact for all communications related to the conference, including submitting draft/final presenation, registration and other questions you may have for a successful conference.
Speaker Guidelines Packet
Click on the above link to access the IDUG 2012 Speaker Guidelines. IDUG strongly encourages you to read through these guidelines thoroughly.
Please use the official IDUG DB2 Tech Conference in Sydney, Australia 2012 template to assist you in preparing your presentation for the conference proceedings. The presentation template must be used throughout the entire presentation slide deck. The Speaker Guidelines document on this page provides directives for what information to include on certain slides.
Please contact IDUG Headquarters (email@example.com) should you have any questions or concerns
VOLUNTEER TO MODERATE A SESSION
We ask each speaker to volunteer to moderate one or more sessions at the conference. Instructions on how to sign-up to moderate will be published soon.
Please upload your draft presentation by August 19, 2012.
Please upload your final presentation by September 2, 2012.
Please convert your presentation to pdf format (with Notes) prior to uploading the file.
- If using Microsoft Office 2003 – Print to PDF (install PDFCreator free tool from sourceforge.net)
- If using Microsoft Office 2007 and above – save file as PDF
- If using Lotus Symphony – Export as PDF.
If you are a primary or an alternate speaker, you will receive a complimentary registration to IDUG Australasia 2012 conference. You will be able to register for the conference through the IDUG DB2 Tech Conference in Sydney, Australia 2012 registration site using the speaker discount code that will be provided by your thread chair in a future email communication. If you are a co-speaker you will be entitled to a discounted registration, additional instructions for completing the co-speaker discounted registration will be provided by your thread chair in a future email. You may also download and complete the hard copy Registration Form, and in the Source Code field provide the speaker discount code, and fax the form to IDUG 2012 +1.905.479.9297. If you have any questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org
click here to download the document.