Information & Registration

Registration

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Registration options

PackageDescription
$895.00 / Early registration $825.00 / On-site $995.00
Access to:
  • All sessions (Fri – Sun)
  • Two tutorials on Thurs, May 29
  • All keynote & plenary presentations
  • The Exhibit Hall & all events held there
  • All on-site networking events
  • All BoF sessions
  • Continental Breakfast & Lunch (Thurs – Sun)
$795.00 / Early registration $695.00 / On-site $895.00
Access to:
  • All sessions (Fri – Sun)
  • All keynote and plenary presentations
  • The Exhibit Hall and all events held there
  • All on-site networking events
  • All Birds of a Feather sessions
  • Continental Breakfast and Lunch (Fri – Sun)
$245.00 / Early registration $195.00 / On-site $345.00
Access to:
  • All tutorials on Thurs, May 29
  • Continental Breakfast and Lunch (Thursday only)

Discount options

Please Note — We will always provide the highest possible discount, however, we do not allow more than one discount.

RailsConf and RubyConf Alumni Discounts
If you have been a paid attendee at any previous RailsConf or RubyConf 2006 or 2007, you are eligible for a 10% alumni discount. Please email confreg@oreilly.com with the name and year of RailsConf or RubyConf you attended for verification and your special discount code.

User Group Discounts
User Group discounts are available. For discount information or to see if your group is eligible please email Marsee Henon marsee@oreilly.com for details. To sign your group up with the OReilly User Group Program please go to ug.oreilly.com.

rc08ac

Academic Instructor Discount

50% off with proof of full time academic instructor status on organization letterhead. Fax to (707) 829-1342. Please use rc08ac in the discount field.

rc08as

Academic Staff Discount

25% off with proof of full time academic employment status on organization letterhead. Fax to (707) 829-1342. Please use rc08as in discount field.

rc08fts

Full Time Student Discount

65% off with proof of full-time student status: a copy of ID & class schedule demonstrating enrollment in 12 or more units per semester/quarter. Fax to (707) 829-1342. Please use rc08fts in the discount field.

rc08gov

Government Discount

10% off with proof of agency connection. Use discount code rc08gov, and fax proof to (707) 829-1342.

rc08np

Non-Profit Discount

40% off with proof of full time employment at a non-profit organization and verification of non-profit status (501 c3 or equivalent). Fax to (707) 829-1342. Please use rc08np in the discount field.

Cancellation and Substitution Policy

If you must cancel for any reason you must notify us in writing by April 29, 2008, for a refund less a $100 processing fee. Cancellations must be in writing, by fax, email or postal mail. Cancellations within 30 days of the event are non-refundable. You may transfer your registration to another person by May 15, 2008 by providing authorization to us at confreg@oreilly.com. Confirmed and paid attendees who do not attend or who cancel after the deadline are liable for the entire fee. In the unlikely event of cancellation of the conference, the liability of O'Reilly Media, Inc. is limited to the return of paid registration fees.

For questions about registration or assistance with any registration problems, please contact us at confreg@oreilly.com

 

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