1. It's going to be cold! Average temperatures at this time of year -5 to -15 degrees celsius.
2. Bring business cards! You'll need them if you're doing anything right.
3. Identify who you want to speak to before and start emailing them now.
4. Most talks will be filmed and uploaded to YouTube so don't stress if you are missing one.
5. Expect lots of socialising, as ever most of the best conversations happen in the bar!