Fedora is returning to the annual Southern California Linux Expo!
What, When, and Where?
Southern California Linux Expo (SCaLE) is a yearly Linux, free software, and open source conference that takes place in Pasadena, California. Find out more about this event at: 
SCaLE 16X – the 16th year of the Southern California Linux Expo – takes place on Mar. 8-11, 2018, at the Pasadena Convention Center
Full event registration covers booth exhibitors, including Fedora volunteers.
Fedora traditionally has a handful of speakers at the event. If you'd like to give a talk, the Call For Papers is August 15 - Oct 31, 2017.
Speakers, add your name, topic, and link here:
|Date and Time||Location||Speaker||Topic||Link|
|Fri, Mar 9, TBD||Ballroom TBD||Perry Rivera/Alex Acosta||Fedora Day: Highlights, How You Can Help Fedora, Work Session and General Meetup||TBD|
The exhibition hall has traditionally been open Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Booth and Fedora Activity Day Setup Schedule
|3/8: Thursday||9:00 AM||Exhibit Hall||Assemble and Set Up Tablecloth, Banner|
|3/9: Friday||10-10:30 AM (Setup: 9:30 AM)||Ballroom TBD||Set up laptop for presentation: Fedora Highlights||Speaker: TBD|
|3/9: Friday||10:30 AM-11:00 AM||Ballroom TBD||Set up laptop for presentation: How You Can Help with Fedora||Speakers: TBD|
|3/9: Friday||11:00AM-12:00 PM||Ballroom TBD||Set up laptop for presentation: Work Session and General Meetup||Facilitators: TBD|
|3/9: Friday||12:30 PM||Exhibit Hall||Set up laptops and displays|
|3/9: Friday||2:00 PM||Expo Hall Opens|
|3/9: Friday||6:00 PM||Expo Hall Closes||Pack up laptops and displays|
|3/10: Saturday||9:00 AM||Exhibit Hall||Set up laptops and displays|
|3/10: Saturday||10:00 AM||Expo Hall Opens|
|3/10: Saturday||6:00 PM||Expo Hall Closes||Pack up laptops and displays|
|3/11: Sunday||9:00 AM||Exhibit Hall||Set up laptops and displays|
|3/11: Sunday||10:00 AM||Expo Hall Opens||Set up laptops and displays|
|3/11: Sunday||2:00 PM||Expo Hall Closes||Pack up laptops and displays||All Remaining Ambassadors Please Help Out...Thanks!|
Fedora Activity Day
Fedora Activity Day will be taking place on Friday, March 9th, Ballroom TBD. Time is Friday, 10a-12p PST.
Fedora Activity Day Setup Schedule:
See Setup Schedule Above. Fedora Activity Day has been rolled up into the Setup Schedule for clarity.
16X Event Owner: Perry Rivera
Volunteers, add your name to the table below:
|Name||Thurs (2nd)||Fri (3rd)||Sat (4th)||Sun (5th)||Comments|
|Perry Rivera||X||X||X||TBD||I intend to help with the booth and facilitate Fedora Activity Day. I will be planning to stay at a TBD Pasadena hotel.|
|Alex Acosta||X||X||X||X||I intend to help with booth duties, participate in FAD and talk with attendees about Fedora and DevOps. Fluent in both English and Spanish|
|Scott Williams||X||X||X||Booth and FAD. I do not need a hotel room or any funding from Fedora - I will commute locally from home.|
- Parking: $19-$23 [as of 1/11/18] 
- Hotel: $184/night + $27.97 (city taxes) (TBD) --> $211.97 [as of 1/11/18] Hotel
FAD Budget is totally Separate and has to have a purpose and a clearly set of returnables
- $$$$ is requested
|Ambassador team lodging||$212||Ambassador||est $212/room per night + taxes. Rivera/Acosta ($212+$212+$212=$636) *Acosta may need additional night depending on flight availability||$636.00|
|Travel||See Comments at Right||Ambassador||Flights for Acosta (etd$650), Gas for Rivera ($35)||$685.00|
|Parking||$23||Ambassador||Parking for Rivera for 4 days ($23*4=$92) [subject to change, per Sheraton Pasadena website...)||$92.00|
|SCaLE Pass1||$0||Ambassador||Rivera, Acosta||$0.00|
|Basic Exhibitor (10x10) booth)1||$0||Ambassador||Rivera, Acosta||$0.00|
1SCaLE will be providing these as part of a community-sponsored package.
No live streaming scheduled to take place this year.