NSDI '18 Birds-of-a-Feather Sessions

BoF Schedule

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. Birds-of-a-Feather sessions are very informal gatherings of persons interested in a particular topic.

Vendor BoFs

Want to demonstrate a new product or discuss your company's latest technologies with NSDI '18 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. If you're interested in sponsoring a Vendor BoF or you'd like more information about sponsorship opportunities, email sponsorship@usenix.org.

Scheduling a BoF

It's not too late! To schedule a BoF, simply write the BoF title as well as your name and affiliation on the BoF board located in the registration area. If you have a description of your BoF you'd like posted on this web page, please schedule your BoF on the BoF board, then send its title, the organizer's name and affiliation, and the date, time, and location of the BoF to bofs@usenix.org with "NSDI '18 BoF" in the subject line.

Monday, April 9
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
West Seattle Room
(No A/V)
50 USENIX Women in Advanced Computing (WiAC) BoF Students and Young Professionals Meetup Board Game Night
Seattle Room 70 Amazon Vendor BoF
Inside EC2 Spot—the World’s Largest Market for Compute
Tuesday, April 10
ROOM CAPACITY 7:30pm–8:30 pm 8:30 pm–9:30 pm 9:30 pm–10:30 pm
West Seattle Room
(No A/V)
Seattle Room 70

BoF Descriptions

USENIX Women in Advanced Computing (WiAC BoF)
Monday, April 9, 7:00 pm–8:00 pm, West Seattle Room
Let’s talk about women in advanced computing. All registered attendees—of all genders—are welcome to attend this BoF.

Students and Young Professionals Meetup
Monday, April 9, 8:00 pm–9:00 pm, West Seattle Room
Come for the refreshments, stay for the opportunity to meet and network with other students and young professionals.

Board Game Night
Monday, April 9, 9:00 pm–11:00 pm, West Seattle Room
Join us for some good old-fashioned board games. We’ll have some on hand, but bring your own games, too!

Amazon Vendor BoF
Monday, April 9, 7:00 pm–8:00 pm, Seattle Room
Join Amazon Engineers for some beer, wine, soft drinks and snacks, and discussions of 'Inside EC2 Spot—the World’s Largest Market for Compute'