Frequently Asked Questions
If your question relates to submitting a speaker proposal, we recommend checking out the Be A Speaker page first, as this has heaps of information about proposing a speaker or topic.
Please find below the answers to some of the common questions we've received. If your question is still not answered on this page, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll happily provide assistance.
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General questions about Agile Australia 2013Q. When can I register for the conference?
Registration is now open, please register at agileaustralia.com.au/register.php.
Q. Why can't I see the EFTPOS option to pay?
We are only accepting credit card payments online. If you have an enquiry or would like to discuss this further, please contact us at email@example.com
Speaker submission-related questions about Agile Australia 2013Q. Can I update my proposal once it has been submitted?
Yes, you can continually edit and update your proposal prior to the submission closing date: 15 March 2013. We created this option so that you can improve your submission based on the feedback and questions raised in the comments section.
Q. What streams can I choose from?
You can find out detailed descriptions of the streams available at agileaustralia.com.au/streams.php.
Q. Can I change the stream after I've submitted?
Yes, you will be able to change the steam prior to the submission closing date. Once you sign in again, you will see an 'edit my proposal' option next to your proposal.
Q. What format can I choose?
You can find out more about the formats available at agileaustralia.com.au/be-a-speaker.php#session-formats.
Q. Can I change the format after I've submitted?
Yes, you will be able to change the format prior to the submission closing date. Once you sign in again, you will see an ‘edit my proposal’ option next to your proposal.
Q. What kind of audience should I be tailoring my proposal to?
You can find out more about the expected audience of Agile Australia 2013 here at agileaustralia.com.au/be-a-speaker.php#audience. We provided this information so that you are aware of the different audiences who will be at Agile.
Q. How do I submit a proposal?
Submissions are being accepted via an online system.You will be asked to create a username and password before you can submit. To propose a speaker, it is a case of completing a simple web form. Find out more here at agileaustralia.com.au/be-a-speaker.php#submit.
Q. I am a reviewer/stream chair, but I can't seem to add a review to a proposal?
As a reviewer, you will only be able to add reviews to proposals within your stream. You are more than welcome to comment as a member of the general public on proposals in other streams. If you cannot see reviews on proposals within your stream, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Q. Who will be able to read reviews?
The only people who can read reviews are the Stream Chairs and Reviewers for that stream, the conference organisers and the conference advisors. The author of the proposal will not be able to read reviews.
Q. What are some important dates that I should be keeping in mind?
Key dates are listed here at agileaustralia.com.au/be-a-speaker.php#key-dates.