Frequently asked questions

Tickets & Registration

Can I get a receipt for my ticket?

Please email events@github.com.

Venue & Accessibility

Will there be wifi onsite?

Yes. The network name is GitHubSatellite and the password is satellite2017.


Are you providing captioning or language translation?

We are currently working to determine whether this is something we can provide. Please stay tuned for updates.


Will there be a nursing room on site?

Yes, we have arranged a private room for nursing, and can provide refrigeration upon request.


Will there be gender neutral restrooms on site?

Yes.

Help Desk

Will there be a place for me to store things?

We have a coat check area. You are welcome to leave luggage, but we ask that you not leave valuables.


Where do I go if I lose something?

If the event is still active, stop by the Help Desk to see if someone dropped your item off. Post-event, please email events@github.com.


Where can I meet my scholarship ambassador?

Our scholarship ambassadors will be at the counter to the right of the Help Desk.

Refunds / Cancellations / Waitlist

What do I do if I need a refund?

If you can no longer join us on Feb 3rd, please email events@github.com. We will be happy to issue a refund up to 24 hours before the event.


I am on the waitlist for workshops. When will I be informed if I am given a spot?

We will email you 24 hours before Workshop Day if a spot opens up. Please note we will not be admitting people who are not registered on the day of the event.

Sessions & Content

Are the session recorded?

General sessions will be recorded and live streamed. Session videos will be made available a few weeks after the event. Please note that at this time workshops will not be recorded or live streamed.

Food & Beverage

Do you provide breakfast and lunch?

Yes, we will have complimentary breakfast and lunch on both days.


Do you accommodate special dietary needs?

We provide vegetarian, vegan, dairy-free and gluten-free options. If you have additional dietary needs, please let us know at least 48 hours in advance and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Afterparty

What time is the afterparty?

The afterparty begins immediately after the conference ends at 6pm. Just walk down the block to Hawker House, and you’re there!


Do I need my badge for entry?

Yes.


Is dinner served at the afterparty?

Yes, we will have a wide selection of delicious street food vendors available to serve you tasty local food.


Will non-alcoholic options be available?

Yes.


Can non-conference attendees join?

At this time the event is only for conference attendees.

Our Sponsors



Join us as partners in our continued commitment to educate, inspire, and explore industry best practices and tools. From immersive art installations to interactive lounges, sponsorships bring your brand to life. Only a few opportunities remain. For more information, email events@github.com.