X World 2012 – Call for Presenters

X World is our major training event for OS X and iOS system administrators. It takes the form of a 3-day conference from 4-6 July 2012 at UTS, Sydney and will feature keynote presentations, hands-on workshops, lecture presentations and a number of social events to facilitate networking. X World 2012 will cater for up to 200 attendees, and is the largest single training event we will undertake this year.

We are seeking offers for sessions and workshops from University staff and students willing to present at X World. If you have a background in the installation, configuration, deployment, or on-going administration of OS X based systems, or experience in iOS deployment, management and app development, or if you work in related areas, we’d really like to hear from you.


Topics suitable for presentation at X World include, but are not limited to:

  • Apple Remote Desktop
  • Mac OS X security
  • Apache/MySQL/PHP
  • virtual machines
  • disk imaging
  • SOE & MOE development
  • wireless networks
  • network management
  • UNIX tools
  • Novell/AD/LDAP integration
  • help desk management
  • PHP/Perl/AppleScript
  • backup strategies
  • exchange integration
  • content management
  • cloud computing
  • collaboration tools
  • iPad integration
  • App development
  • ubiquitous access

We are also looking for people who can present case studies on OS X and/or iOS deployments and solutions.

Presenter Support

X World presenters will be supported with:

  • Return economy airfares to Sydney from their nearest major airport
  • Accommodation in Sydney at a nominated hotel for up to 4 nights
  • Free registration to X World 2012
  • Special presenters dinner

Closing Date

Submissions close Wednesday 18 April 2012. You will receive an email confirming receipt of your submission, and we will follow up with you shortly thereafter.

Registrations for X World will open in May 2012.


Submissions can be made by completing the form below.

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