Birds-of-a-Feather sessions are very informal gatherings of persons interested in a particular topic. Lead or attend a BoF! Meet with your peers! Present new work! Don't miss these special activities designed to maximize the value of your time at the conference.
Want to demonstrate a new product or discuss your company's latest technologies with FAST '19 attendees? Host a Vendor BoF! These sponsored one-hour sessions give companies a chance to talk about products and proprietary technology—and they include promotional benefits. Contact the Sponsorship Department if you're interested in sponsoring a Vendor BoF or for more information about sponsorship opportunities.
Scheduling a BoF
BoFs may be scheduled in advance by contacting email@example.com. Include "FAST '19 BoF" in the subject line and the following information in the body of the email:
- BoF title
- Organizer name and affiliation
- Date and time preference
- Brief description of BoF (optional)
|ROOM||CAPACITY||7:00 pm–8:00 pm||8:00 pm–9:00 pm||9:00 pm–10:00 pm||10:00 pm–11:00 pm|
|Constitution Ballroom B
|ROOM||CAPACITY||7:30 pm–8:30 pm||8:30 pm–9:30 pm||9:30 pm–10:30 pm|
|Gardner Room A||50||USENIX Women in Advanced Computing (WiAC) BoF||Students/Young Professionals Meetup||Board Game Night|
|Gardner Room B
|ROOM||CAPACITY||8:00 pm–9:00 pm||9:00 pm–10:00 pm||10:00 pm–11:00 pm|
|Jefferson Room||30||Private Reception|
Tuesday, February 26, 7:30 pm–8:30 pm, Gardner Room A
Let's talk about women in advanced computing. All registered attendees of FAST, NSDI, and Vault—of all genders—are welcome to attend this BoF.
Tuesday, February 26, 8:30 pm–9:30 pm, Gardner Room A
Come for the refreshments, stay for the opportunity to meet and network with other students and young professionals attending FAST, NSDI, and Vault.
Tuesday, February 26, 9:30 pm–10:30 pm, Gardner Room A
Join FAST, NSDI, and Vault attendees for some good old-fashioned board games. We'll have some on hand, but bring your own games, too!
Wednesday, February 27, 8:00 pm–10:00 pm, Jefferson Room