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Thank you for your interest in FAST '08. We are sorry but online pre-registration is now closed. We invite you to register on-site at the Fairmont San Jose at the following dates and times:
Monday, February 25 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, February 26 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, February 27 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, February 28 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Tutorial Registration
Every FAST '08 tutorial registration includes:
   • Admission to the tutorials you select
   • Lunch on the day of your tutorial
   • Printed tutorial materials for your courses
   • Admission to the Conference Reception
   • Wireless connectivity in conference session area

Technical Sessions Registration
Every FAST '08 technical sessions registration includes:
   • Admission to all technical sessions
   • Copy of Conference Proceedings (in print or on CD-ROM)
   • Admission to the Conference Luncheon
   • Admission to the Conference Reception
   • Wireless connectivity in conference session area

Multiple Employee Discount
We offer discounts for organizations sending 5 or more employees to FAST '08. Please contact the Conference Dept. for more details.

The group discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other discounts and cannot be applied retroactively—that is, refunds will not be issued to those meeting the discount requirement after they have already registered.

Press Registration and Information
Please contact Wendy Grubow for a press-only complimentary registration code: Wendy Grubow, River Meadow Communications, 831.626.7503,

Speakers and Program Committee members, please contact the Conference Dept. for registration information.

Traveling to FAST '08 from Outside the U.S.A.?
See detailed advice from the National Academies about visiting the United States.

FAST '08 Registration Fees

Online Pre-Registration Deadline: Tuesday, February 19, 2008, Noon PST
The Early Bird Registration Deadline was Friday, February 8, 2008.

USENIX is pleased to offer Early Bird Registration Discounts of up to $200 to those who register for FAST '08 by February 8, 2008. After February 8, registration fees increase. Attention, students! Your registration fees will not increase at any time. Find out more about student offers here.

Registration Fees
  Before February 8 After February 8
1 Half-Day Tutorial $245 $295
2 Half-Day Tutorials
Buy one half-day tutorial and get the second for free!
$245 $295
Technical Sessions $725 $875
Student Technical Sessions $285 $285

If you are not a member of USENIX, EurOpen.SE, NUUG, ACM SIGOPS, IEEE MSSTC, or IEEE TCOS, add $120 to your registration fees.

Students who are not members of USENIX, add $45 to your registration fees.

If you would like to receive Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for your tutorials, add $15 to your tutorial fees.

Refund/Cancellation date:
Tuesday, February 19, 2008

All refund requests must be emailed to by Tuesday, February 19, 2008. You may substitute another in your place.
USENIX Conference Department
2560 Ninth Street, Suite 215, Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone: 510.528.8649
Fax: 510.548.5738

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