Open Source in Finance Forum New York

FAQ

General

What is the format of Open Source in Finance Forum New York 2024 and when will it take place?

Open Source in Finance Forum New York 2024 is an in-person event that will take place on September 30 – October 1, 2024 in New York, New York. Recordings of the event will be available two weeks after the event for those who are not able to attend in person.

What time zone will the event be in?

Open Source in Finance Forum will be held in Eastern Time (ET), (UTC-04:00).

What is the recommended attire?

There is no set dress code and, like many open source events, attendees will dress in a range, from jeans to suits. Our recommendation is business casual; jeans are acceptable. Please wear layers; conference rooms tend to get cold.

What is the policy on animals at the event?

Service animals are permitted.

I have a question that isn’t answered here.

Have a question that hasn’t been answered on the website? Contact us for assistance! Find answers to commonly asked questions or submit a ticket. You will be prompted to sign in or create a Linux Foundation account so our help desk can support you better.

Content

How do I access a speaker’s slides after the conference?

Any session slides provided by speakers will be added to the event schedule as they are received. While we encourage all speakers to share their slides, there may be instances where slides are not made available.

In what language should I submit a CFP?

Please submit in English.

Registration

How can I register for the event?

Information on registering can be found on our Register page.

What is the cost of the event?

Information on registration fees can be found on our Register page.

Can I register onsite?

Yes – if you did not have a chance to register online before the event, you may register on-site. Please note that the registration process on-site may take 10-15 minutes. We will only be able to accept credit card payments.

Where do I pick up my name badge?

Badge pick-up will be located at the registration counter on the 6th floor. Make sure you bring your ID and registration confirmation with you when you pick up your badge.

Name badges must be worn at all times and cannot be shared with other attendees.

Where do I get my speaker access code?

Speakers will receive a registration link and code in their acceptance email once speaker notifications have been sent. If you did not, please email cfp@linuxfoundation.org for more details.

Where do I get my sponsor access code?

A registration link and code were shared in an email to your company’s sponsorship contact. Please speak to your company’s sponsorship contact if you need to register as a Sponsor. For further questions, please email events@linuxfoundation.org.

Are there media passes available?

If you are a member of the media interested in attending the conference and have not received a complimentary access code to attend, please contact events@linuxfoundation.org.

Who can I contact about questions or problems regarding my registration?

Please submit a ticket using Event Support.

What are the cancellation, refund, and substitution policies?

Our registration policies can be found on our Register page.

I can’t / don’t want to use my credit card for registration. What should I do?

If you are unable to pay by credit card, please submit a ticket using Event Support – indicate the conference name you are interested in attending and request to be invoiced for registration.

I need a visa letter to attend this event. How do I request one?

For information about visa invitation letters, or to request one, visit the visa request page.

Is registration for Linux Foundation Events GDPR compliant?

Yes. If you would like to request that your data be removed from the Linux Foundation event registration system, please email gdpr@linuxfoundation.org. If you have questions about GDPR, you can reach us at privacy@linuxfoundation.org.

Health & Safety

What health measures and safety protocols are being taken to ensure a safe in-person event?

Our attendees’ health and safety are our top priority. Information on current guidelines and health & safety measures can be found on our Health & Safety page.

Will there be a nursing room at the conference?

Yes. For location information, please check with staff at the registration desk onsite. For more information on onsite resources, see our Diversity & Inclusion page.

Sponsorships

I have questions regarding sponsorships. Who should I contact?

For information regarding event sponsorship, please email sponsorships@linuxfoundation.org.

Venue & Travel

How do I get to the conference?

For information about travel to the event, visit the Venue & Travel page.

Is a hotel reservation included in my registration?

No. Visit the Venue & Travel page for more information about how to make a hotel reservation.

Is parking available at the venue?

Visit the Venue & Travel page for more details on parking.

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