Our sponsors help us put on one of the world's best grassroots Free and Open Source Software Conferences. Their generous contributions keep tickets affordable, and help us invite the best minds to discuss the Future of Open Source.

Emperor Penguin


Hewlett Packard Enterprise

King Penguin


Tasmanian Government

Royal Penguin

Red Hat


Adelie Penguin



IT Professionals Association

Other Sponsors


Wargaming Sydney

Fairy Penguin

FreeBSD Foundation

Tasmanian Partnership for Advanced Computing

Aleph Objects






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How to Sponsor

To find out how you can support linux.conf.au 2017, and be recognised amongst some of the best names in Open Source, contact our sponsorship team at sponsorship@hobart.lca2017.org.

Fairy Penguin sponsorship

The Fairy Penguin sponsor ticket is designed for those who wish to attend linux.conf.au 2017 as a Professional Delegate, as well as supporting the conference by making a financial contribution.

Fairy Penguin sponsor tickets can be purchased online through our ticket sales system.

Fairy Penguin sponsor tickets include:

  • All the benefits of a Professional ticket, including a complimentary Penguin Dinner ticket and access to the Opening Reception Breakfast (PDNS)
  • A logo and link on our sponsors page
  • Your logo displayed at conference plenary sessions alongside other sponsors
  • A shout-out on the @linuxconfau twitter account

Sponsor material including linked web pages must be acceptable under the conference Code of Conduct.

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