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Community Supporters will have their Real Life or Avatar Name listed on the conference website and in-world, plus a special group tag at the conference will denote your crowdfunder status!




Early Bird Special supporters will be memorialized with a special “virtual brick” in the conference Community Pathway, which will be built upon from year to year to honor those who are making the path to the open metaverse possible. In addition, Early Bird supporters will receive early access to the conference grid, early access to download digital content from the conference, plus all the benefits of the Community Supporter level!




Exclusive Access supporters will be invited to a VIP only one-hour Q&A session with the keynote speaker of your choice, plus all the benefits of the previous levels!






Members of The Prim Club will receive a REAL LIFE prim cube shipped to you. The handcrafted prim cube measures 2.5 inches square, is made of solid maple, and has been handcrafted by a generous member of the OpenSimulator community! Prim Club members also receive all the benefits of the previous levels!






The Community Booth package includes a sponsorship booth area on the conference grid to advertise your grid, project, business, or service. Community parcels are 2,080 square meters and offer 475 prims, plus the opportunity to donate an item in a conference-wide exploration game! The Community Booth Package also includes all the benefits of the Exclusive Access, Early Bird, and Community Supporter packages!






Show your support for OpenSimulator in real life with an official OpenSimulator t-shirt! Members of the T-Shirt Club will also receive a REAL LIFE prim cube shipped to you, plus all the benefits of the Exclusive Access, Early Bird, and Community Supporter packages!






Give the gift of OpenSimulator! Supporters at this level will receive a 16GB flash drive with specially developed content to introduce a friend, colleague, or family member to all the wonders of OpenSimulator! Featuring a special Sim-on-a-Stick installation chock full of goodies and tutorials, freebies and open source content, this little flash drive will have everything you need to give the gift of OpenSimulator to others! Supporters at this level will also receive an official OpenSimulator T-Shirt, a REAL LIFE prim cube shipped to you, plus all the benefits of the Exclusive Access, Early Bird, and Community Supporter packages!







For the truly dedicated supporter, the Hippo Club package includes a bronze-infused stainless steel 3D printed hippo charm for your keychain or necklace! Supporters at this level will also receive an official OpenSimulator T-Shirt, a REAL LIFE prim cube shipped to you, plus all the benefits of the Exclusive Access, Early Bird, and Community Supporter packages!







NOTICE & DISCLAIMERS

Your donation is being made to AvaCon, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the growth, enhancement, and development of the metaverse, virtual worlds, augmented reality, and 3D immersive and virtual spaces. We hold conventions and meetings to promote educational and scientific inquiry into these spaces, and to support organized fan activities, including performances, lectures, art, music, machinima, and much more. Our primary goal is to connect and support the diverse communities and practitioners involved in co-creating and using virtual worlds, and to educate the public and our constituents about the emerging ecosystem of technologies broadly known as the metaverse.  By making this donation, you acknowledge that funds raised through the OpenSimulator Community Conference Crowdfunder Campaign will be used to further AvaCon’s work in creating an open, shared Metaverse, including the costs to support, produce and manage the OpenSimulator Community Conference, grid and web server hosting and management costs, paid web services such as the online schedule service, honoraria and fees for keynote speakers, and other costs to manage and produce the conference.  Further, you acknowledge that some portion of your donation may also be used to cover the cost of shipping and postage for physical items depending upon the level of donation or sponsorship benefits you have selected.  AvaCon, Inc. is a Gold Participant of the GuideStar Exchange Nonprofit Directory, where you can find more information about AvaCon, Inc. and our commitment to financial transparency.

Donor acknowledges that the OpenSimulator server software on which the conference will be hosted is in the “alpha” stage of development, and therefore it is possible for technical difficulties to disrupt the conference proceedings from time to time during the event. AvaCon and its associated event partners and server administrators will make a good faith effort to minimize any such disruptions, but all parties acknowledge that disruptions or even a complete failure of the OpenSimulator software shall not result in AvaCon’s liability or delay of performance under this Agreement, and that the donor shall not be entitled to a refund of any donations under any such circumstances.

Additionally, AvaCon, Inc. shall not be responsible for failure to perform any of the obligations implied or imposed by the OpenSimulator Community Conference Crowdfunder Campaign benefit levels, provided such failure shall be occasioned by negligence of the donor, failure of the donor to provide any required information in a timely manner, or by fire, flood, explosion, lightning, windstorm, earthquake, subsidence of soil, failure or destruction, in whole or in part, of machinery or equipment, IT systems, computer servers, or internet and network connections, or failure of supply of materials, discontinuity in the supply of power or internet connection, governmental interference, civil commotion, riot, acts of terrorism,Denial of Service (DoS) or Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks, war, strikes, labor disturbance, transportation difficulties, labor shortage, acts or omissions of other common carriers, or any cause beyond the reasonable control of AvaCon.

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