FAST '18 Registration Information

The Early Bird Registration Deadline has been extended to Wednesday, January 24, 2018

The following information applies to all attendees of FAST '18 and its co-located summit, Linux FAST Summit '18.

On-site Registration and Badge Pick-up Hours

You may pick up your badge or register on site in the Lobby at the Oakland Marriott City Center at the following dates and times:

Monday, February 12, 7:30 am–5:00 pm
Tuesday, February 13, 7:30 am–5:00 pm
Wednesday, February 14, 8:00 am–5:00 pm
Thursday, February 15, 8:00 am–12:00 pm

Technical Sessions Registration Includes:

  • Admission to all technical sessions
  • Admission to the continental breakfasts, Conference Luncheon, refreshment breaks, and evening activities
  • Access to the Conference Proceedings as a downloadable archive
  • Conference giveaway

Training Program Registration Includes:

  • Admission to the tutorials you select
  • Admission to the continental breakfasts, Tutorial Luncheon, refreshment breaks, and evening activities
  • All tutorial materials loaded on an 8GB USB drive
  • Access to the Conference Proceedings as a downloadable archive
  • Conference giveaway

Registration Fees

USENIX is pleased to offer Early Bird Registration Discounts to those who register for FAST '18 by Monday, January 22, 2018. After January 22, registration fees increase.

Member Early Bird (until January 22) Nonmember Early Bird (until January 22) Member Standard (from January 22) Nonmember Standard (from January 22) Student
Technical Sessions $790 $915 $940 $1065 $495
Tutorials $345 $470 $395 $520 $345

Attention, members! Get the discount code to use when registering. Not a member? Join today!
Attention, students! Make sure to validate your student identification (ID) card before registering in order to access the student registration rate.

Discounts Are Available

USENIX offers several conference discounts to facilitate your ability to attend FAST '18. From government and non-profit employees to groups of five or more, USENIX has ways for you to save.

Press Registration and Information

If you are an accredited journalist, please contact Wendy Grubow for a complimentary registration code: Wendy Grubow, River Meadow Communications, (831) 917-0980,

Authors and Speakers

The USENIX Conference Department will contact you with registration instructions. If you are presenting, please see the Instructions for Authors and Speakers page for more information.

ADA Information

USENIX is committed to ensuring that our meetings are fully accessible to all persons. Find out about options and how to make a request on the ADA Information for USENIX Conferences page. To ensure that we meet your needs, please make your request by January 22, 2018.

Refund/Cancellation Deadline:
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Substitutions are always welcome. If you must cancel, please do so by Wednesday, January 31, 2018, to receive a full refund. Log into Cvent and enter your confirmation number to cancel your registration. After January 31, your cancellation/refund request must be emailed to Full or partial refunds after the cancellation deadline are subject to USENIX policies.

USENIX Conference Department
2560 Ninth Street, Suite 215
Berkeley, CA 94710 USA

Phone: (510) 528-8649
Fax: (510) 548-5738