Become a PuppetConf 2017 Speaker

We're accepting talk proposals for PuppetConf 2017 presentations – and we want to hear how you drive change across your infrastructure, your team, and your organization's culture! Sessions will range from how-to information for beginners to advanced topics for experts, from people practices to career development, and everything in between. Submit by 13 April.

Event overview - stay tuned for 2017 updates

Date, time, and location information.

Travel and hotel information - stay tuned for 2017 updates
Speaker and presentation information

On the day of your presentation, you will be using your own computer for a plug and play setup. Please be sure to bring a power cord and any adaptors to connect to projector. Please note that you will need to submit your FINAL presentation onsite at PuppetConf 2017.

Session includes

  • 45 minute session
  • Located in assigned track room
  • Stage
  • Screen - widescreen 16:9 aspect ratio
  • Projector
  • Microphones (podium and wireless lavaliere)
  • Clicker
  • Plug and Play from podium with hardline internet (Wifi also available)

Display & presentation specifications

Set your presentation 16:9 widescreen.

Video specifications

Quicktime .MOV or .MP4 files using the H.264 codec. The ideal resolution is 720p (1280 x 720 progressive).

Speakers ready room

Please feel free to hang out prior or after your session. We will be collecting your presentation in the speaker ready room prior to your talk.

You must arrive on-site at the registration desk at least 1 hour prior to your speaking time where staff will direct you to the Speaker Ready Room. You must report to the Speaker Ready Room 40 minutes in advance to your scheduled speaking slot. In the Speaker Ready Room, we will be escorting you to the track room and equipping you for AV. It is extremely important that you be on time. There will be meals and snacks provided in the speaker ready room.