MikroTik is happy to announce MikroTik User Meeting in Chicago, USA, May 15 - 16, 2008
MikroTik Router operating system and software offer a new and exciting alternative to traditional brand name router solutions. This will be a meeting that will present strategies for deploying new and innovative MikroTik RouterOS and RouterBoard hardware applications.
Note: Each participant must arrive at the event personally to claim the items included in the ticket price.
MUM conference will take place on May 15 - 16, 2008
Official language English
Information on where MUM takes place is in the Venue section
There is wireless Internet access available, it's free of charge.
See agenda please
Please, note that organizers cannot provide any type of insurance for participants. Participants of the Symposium are recommended to arrange individual insurance.
Symposium participants are kindly suggested to contact the appropriate embassy in their countries to check whether an entry visa is required
If other kind of Visa is required, please contact a local travel agent to organize the trip. Mikrotik will not provide any assistance or invitations for obtaining a visa
Admission to meeting sessions and other events will be permitted only to those wearing the official meeting badge (name tag) that will be generated at online registration. Print the badge before your travel, and bring it with you when arriving at Check-In
We reserve the right to refuse registration and admission to any person without assigning any reason
Only people who actually attend the MUM presentations are qualified for Free licenses and T-shirts, if offered. Availability is limited, first come/first serve.
You are able to reserve an exhibitor table space to present your MikroTik related products at the MUM. You will be provided with a table, with two chairs and one power strip. If you don't want to use the table, you can build your stand not bigger than the area occupied by the table and chairs. Contact sales[at]mikrotik.com for more info
Focus of the user meeting is a comprehensive range of talks about using MikroTik products in various environments and applications. Furthermore, space will be provided for resellers and consultants to put up their own stand or host a discussion table.
MikroTik is the organizer of these events, providing the users with an opportunity to get together and learn more from each other.
Following the success of prior MUMs, we cordially invite proposals of presentations to the MUM. Presentations are welcome from users of MikroTik software and hardware who wish to share their knowledge and experience of using MikroTik products for various networking needs.
We are looking for contributions about the following topics.
Registration and submission of contributions is via e-mail to support[at]mikrotik.com. For participating in the Call for Papers, you will have to submit a short abstract, as well as a detailed description. To have the presentation at the MUM and qualify for the bonus from MikroTik, you will also need to submit slides for your talk to be put on the wiki page.
The abstract should summarize the planned content of the talk in a precise and succinct way. We do not place a limit on its length. Please include full name(s) and a short description about the presenter(s).
The talks should take no more than 60 minutes, in order to allow some time for questions and for preparing the stage for the following speaker. Shorter presentations are possible, please let us know approximate time you would require, you can specify this when registering for the MUM
We can accept longer contributions in special cases; we ask for a justification for the longer extent in this case.
We will publish presentation slides only in PDF format and therefore ask you to refrain from using animations.
Contributions are selected based on their content by a program committee. Please understand that we cannot accept all contributions, depending on the number and quality of the submissions.
Your presentations, technology demos, reseller booths, and other proposals are as always welcome (contact firstname.lastname@example.org)
In case you have paid to MikroTik for your participation at the MUM and you need to cancel it, a written notice should be sent in by e-mail to email@example.com at least one month prior the MUM. Refund for MUM participation fee can be made in the form of credit for RouterOS license purchases. There is no refund for MUM participation fee paid if cancellation is received less than one month before the MUM.