BLINKON 11

Google Tech Corners Campus

Sunnyvale, California, USA

Nov 14 - 15, 2019

Schedule

TBA.  Schedule will be shared from this document when it’s available.

BlinkOn 11 (Sunnyvale) FAQ

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BLINKON 11

Schedule

BlinkOn 11 (Sunnyvale) FAQ

Introduction & registration

Quick logistics

What to Bring

Visas & electronic Travel Authorization to Enter the USA

Hotels

Airports

Parking

Code of Conduct

Security

Weather

Organizer emergency contact

Conference diagram

Introduction & registration

Welcome to BlinkOn 11!  We’re looking forward to seeing you soon.  

Registration for BlinkOn is now open.  Registration is capped at 200 on a first come, first-served basis.  Overflow will be added to a waiting list and prioritized for seeded access to future BlinkOn events.  

We’re excited to share that the BlinkOn conference is returning to a bi-annual schedule and BlinkOn 12 planning has already begun.  BlinkOn 12 will take place in the spring of 2020 in the UK or Europe.  

Quick logistics

Event Venue: Google Tech Corners Campus, Sunnivale, California, USA

Venue address & access: Detailed conference access information including building & rooms will be provided prior to the event.  

What to Bring

Visas & Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) information to enter the USA

Complete visa information for business visitors to the US can be found on the US travel site of the Dept. of State: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/us-visas/business.html

Please note that visa-exempt business visitors to the United States, except Canadian citizens, require an ESTA even if your country is part of the US visa waiver program. Please see the linked websites for details.  

Non-Google employees - If you need an invitation letter, please fill out this form to collect information for a Visa letter.

Google employees - Please use go/gscribe to generate your Visa letters.

Hotels

There are a large number of hotels in the area.  We’ll update this space closer to the date of the event if we’re able to secure special event rates from any hotels.  

Airports

The closest airport is San Jose International (SJC).  The second closest airport, and the larger of the two, is San Francisco International airport (SFO).  

Parking

Parking information for the event will be shared closer to the event dates.  

Code of Conduct

All attendees, speakers, sponsors and volunteers at our conference are required to agree with the following code of conduct. Organizers will enforce this code throughout the event. We expect cooperation from all participants to help ensure a safe environment for everybody.

As developers and community organizers, we all pledge to respect everyone who attends BlinkOn.

We do not tolerate harassment of conference participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any conference venue, including talks, workshops, parties, Twitter and other online media.

Communication must be constructive and never resort to personal attacks, harassment, insults, or other unprofessional conduct.

We promise to extend courtesy and respect to all attendees regardless of gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, race, ethnicity, religion, or level of experience. We expect all attendees to do the same.

If any member of the community violates this code of conduct, they may be sanctioned or expelled from the summit.

If you are subject to or witness unacceptable behavior, or have any other concerns, please contact an organizer immediately.  

Security

You must wear your event badge at all times to gain access to the event center space. There will be security guards on-site checking for them. Please check-in at the main lobby of the event center to get your event badge.

If you see or hear anything that concerns you, or witness any violation of the conference Code of Conduct, please contact an organizer as quickly as possible.  See below for contact information.  

Weather

Average November weather in Sunnyvale

High: 19 C, 66 F

Low:  9 C, 48 F

Organizer emergency contact

For non-emergencies, please use email.  


Conference diagram

TBA.