We’re looking forward to seeing you tomorrow at the Open Video Conference! We have an amazing program for you, with 60 sessions ranging from open source to creative innovation to public policy and more. Here are some details for you ahead of the event.
Make sure you’re registered
If you haven’t registered yet, head over to the sign up page ASAP! We are filling up fast.
Where to go
OVC is taking place at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) on the corner of 28th Street and 7th Avenue (map). We’re occupying the entire conference center—please enter at 28th Street. To get there, you can take the 1 local train to 28th Street—when you emerge from the subway, you’ll be right there at FIT’s doorstep.
The conference is taking place Friday October 1st and Saturday October 2nd. You can pick up a copy of the entire conference program here, or just a handy pocket-sized reference. You’ll get a printed copy of both.Don’t forget that there are a ton of special events—like the OVC afterparty on Friday night (free drinks!), the OVC hack labs on October 3rd, and a special OVC edition of MemeFactory on Saturday night. Visit http://openvideoconference.org/agenda for full details.
We’ve set up an SMS alert network with our friends at Twilio. To get up-to-the-minute conference announcements, text or call (646) 583-3837. It’s free, you’ll get tips to make your conference experience smoother, and you could win a t-shirt!
The official conference hash tag is #ovc10. Go forth and tweet!
If you can’t make it to the event, tune in at http://openvideoconference.org/live. Make sure you have a browser that can play open video formats.If you have any questions, please drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org. See you in New York!-OVC planning team