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Promo code "SGVLG" will get you 50% off full SCALE pass.

SGVLUG/SGVHAK/Repair Cafe will be at booth #701 in the Expo Hall, and you'll see a lot of familiar faces staffing, speaking, or just attending the conference.

Join us at the SCALE! SCALE is the largest community run open source tech / FOSS / pro-EFF conference and expo in North America. It is family-friendly and caters to a diverse audience of IT professionals, hobbyists, educators and students.

This year there will be over 180 presentations and workshops. Topics covered: Container and Virtualization, Cloud, Developer, DevOps, Embedded, General, interesting Keynotes, LibreGraphics, Mentoring, Monitoring, MySQL, Next Generation ( under 18 presenters ), Open Data, Open Source in Enterprises, PostgreSQL, Security, Sponsored, SysAdmin, Ubucon ( a colocated Ubuntu Conference )

Special tracks and workshops

Legal & Licensing ( $150, 5 MCLE credit hours ), LPI certification exams ( $99 ), Embedded Apprentice Linux Engineer workshop, Capture the Flag, Game Night, and more..


On Saturday, there is a youth track known as The Next Generation, that includes a hands-on activity room known as The Next Generation Playground.

Birds of a Feather

Rooms are available Thu-Sat night for user groups and round table discussions.

Job board and BOF ScaLE 16x will have a job board and job BOF onsite.

Expo Hall

Fri Mar 9 2-5PM; Sat Mar 10 10AM-5PM; Sun Mar 11 10AM-2PM

Thursday schedule

Friday schedule

Saturday schedule

Sunday schedule

Meetup Event Page