OSDI '16 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 OSDI '16 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. Email sponsorship@usenix.org if you're interested in sponsoring a Vendor BoF. More information about sponsorship opportunities is available here.

Scheduling a BoF

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 "OSDI '16 BoF" in the subject line.

Tuesday, November 1
ROOM CAPACITY 7:00 pm–8:00 pm 8:00 pm–9:00 pm 9:00 pm–10:00 pm
Harbor Ballroom A 56 USENIX Women in Advanced Computing (WiAC) BoF Students/Young Professionals Meetup Board Game Night
Harbor Ballroom B 56      
Wednesday, November 2
ROOM CAPACITY 7:30 pm–8:30 pm 8:30 pm–9:30 pm 9:30 pm–10:30 pm
Chatham Ballroom BC
(A/V Available)
Harbor Ballroom A 56
Harbor Ballroom B 56      
Thursday, November 3
ROOM CAPACITY 7:30 pm–8:30 pm 8:30 pm–9:30 pm 9:30 pm–10:30 pm
Chatham Ballroom BC
(A/V Available)
Harbor Ballroom A 56   Undergrads  Gaming
Harbor Ballroom B 56      

BoF Descriptions

USENIX Women in Advanced Computing (WiAC BoF)
Tuesday, November 1, 7:00 pm–8:00 pm, Harbor Ballroom A
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
Tuesday, November 1, 8:00 pm–9:00 pm, Harbor Ballroom A
Come for the refreshments, stay for the opportunity to meet and network with other students and young professionals.

Board Game Night
Tuesday, November 1, 9:00 pm–10:00 pm, Harbor Ballroom A
Join us for some good old-fashioned board games. We’ll have some on hand, but bring your own games, too!

Soham Sankaran, Yale University
Thurday, November 3, 8:30 pm–9:30 pm, Harbor Ballroom A