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  • MoodleMoot San Francisco 2008

    June 9 - 11, 2008
    South San Francisco Conference Center
    Featuring Keynote presentations by:  

    Moodle Lead Developer -
    Martin Dougiamas

    Martin Dougiamas

    Former Chief Scientist of Xerox Corporation -
    John Seely Brown

    John Seely Brown

    Futurist and World Builder -
    Jamais Cascio

     

    See More About:

    The 2008 Moodle Moot in San Francisco
    is sponsored in part by:

    Moodle Sponsors

  • Topic 2

    Call for Presentations

    • MoodleMoot San Francisco '08 Call for Papers is now open.

      Reminder: You will need to create an account on the site (if you don't have one already) and enroll in the course to submit a proposal.

      The Call for Papers for MoodleMoot San Francisco '08 officially opens today. We are looking for community members who would like to present their Moodle experiences to the rest of the community. We're looking for teachers, students, programmers, thinkers, theorists, and business people... anyone who uses Moodle and wants to tell others about it.

      You can find the proposal submission database in the MoodleMoot San Francisco '08 area at http://moodlemoot.org/course/view.php?id=6. Be sure to enroll yourself in the MoodleMoot San Francisco '08 area to receive updates and notifications about registration, sessions, speakers and more!
  • Topic 3

    Open Space Discussion

    • The 2008 Moodle Moot in San Francisco will include an open space discussion session in each breakout period. This database is for attendees to suggest topics for discussion during these open space discussions.
  • Topic 4

    Schedule of Events


    • The 2008 San Francisco Schedule of Events:
      Early registration for the Moodle Moot and the pre-conference seminars is available through April 30th, 2008. Standard registration will prices will go into effect on May 1st.

      Pre-Conference Seminars, June 9th

      NOTE: The Pre-Conference Seminars are being held in downtown San Francisco at 333 Bush St. on the 12th floor. We are running a shuttle from the conference center. If you did not receive the email about the location and shuttle, the afternoon shuttle will run from the conference center starting at 12:30 pm.

      We will be offering two pre-conference seminars on the day before the Moot. There will be a morning and afternoon session of each seminar. Space will be limited and registration will be subject to availability. A continental breakfast will be served before the morning session, and snacks in the afternoon. Drinks will be available throughout.

      Building Courses with Moodle Morning Session 9AM-12 Noon Afternoon Session 1:30PM-4:30PM
      Moodle Administration Morning Session 9AM-12 Noon Afternoon Session 1:30PM-4:30PM
      Seminar Pricing All Pre-Conference Seminar Sessions are Full

      Pre-Conference Developers Moot, June 9th
      Pre-Conference Moodle Developers Hackfest, June 9th The 2008 Moodle Developers Hackfest will be held in conjunction with the San Francisco Moodle Moot at the Best Western Grosvenor Hotel. It will be an all day event held June 9th. Remote-Learner.net is sponsoring and hosting the event. This is an opportunity for developers and IT people to talk code, meet Martin Dougiamas and other core developers. Come and learn and share your ideas. 9:00AM – 5:00PM. Cost: FREE

      BEST WESTERN GROSVENOR HOTEL
      380 South Airport Boulevard
      South San Francisco, CA 94080
      www.grosvenorsfo.com

      Moodle Moot, June 10th and 11th
      The two day Moodle Moot will be held Tuesday June 10th and Wednesday June 11th. Standard registration for the event is $299/person. Full registration for the Moot plus a discussion dinner Tuesday evening is $349/person.

      The Moot will feature a morning and afternoon general session begining and ending each day. The schedule is listed below:

      Tuesday June 10th Begin End
      Registration 8:00AM All Day
      Morning Keynote Presentation 8:30AM 10:00AM
      Morning Break 10:00AM 10:30AM
      Breakout Session 1 10:30AM 11:30AM
      Lunch 11:30AM 1:00PM
      Breakout Session 2 1:00PM 1:55PM
      Breakout Session 3 2:05PM 3:00PM
      Afternoon Break 3:00PM 3:30PM
      Evening Keynote Presentation 3:30PM 5:00PM
      End of Day 1 Reception 5:30PM Until we get kicked out
      Dinner 7:00PM Until we get kicked out



      Wednesday June 11th Begin End
      Registration 8:00AM All Day
      Morning Keynote Presentation 8:30AM 10:00AM
      Morning Break 10:00AM 10:30AM
      Breakout Session 1 10:30AM 11:30AM
      Lunch 11:30AM 1:00PM
      Breakout Session 2 1:00PM 1:55PM
      Breakout Session 3 2:05PM 3:00PM
      Afternoon Break 3:00PM 3:30PM
      Evening Keynote Presentation 3:30PM 5:00PM
      Hang Around and Talk 5:00PM Whenever

      Download a PDF of the Moot Speaker Program



      Post-Conference Tours, June 12th
      Stay an extra day and spend some time seeing the city of San Francisco and Northern California. We have chartered tour busses to host two tours following the Moot. These will be private tours, so talking shop is definitely recommended. A minimum number will be needed to hire the private tours. If the minimum number for one of the tours is not reached, that tour will be cancelled and any fees collected will be refunded in full.

      Deluxe City Tour A guided journey will highlight famous landmarks and familiarize you with the unique sociology of San Francisco, and will take approximately 4 hours. $35/person
      Wine Country Tour Discover Napa Valley, Sonoma and all that the Northern California wine country has to offer. The tour will take approximately 9 1/2 hours. $60/person
  • Topic 5

    Accommodation and Transportation

  • Topic 6

    Sponsors