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Being the change we seek in San Francisco

Through the Atlassian Foundation, we are committed to advancing humanity through the power of education and software. We look at this in a very global way through our partnership with Room to Read - since 2009, we’ve donated over $3M to support girls' education in Asia. Increasingly, we’re looking closer to home, too. We’re committed to making a difference in, and deepening our ties with, the communities we call home. Toward this end we’re proud to announce that, in San Francisco, we’re

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The Atlassian Foundation gives back in many ways – by giving employees time and funds to support the causes in which they believe, by making direct donations to charities, and by donating Atlassian product licenses to non-profit and Open Source projects. To date, the Atlassian Foundation has donated over $2.5 million and contributed over 1,500 hours to charitable causes around the world! Can you help us accomplish our mission of giving the youth of the world access to a world-class

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Trail-building at Lands End

Atlassian offers employees five days per year to work at charities of their choosing. We call them Foundation Days. Having lived in the SF Bay Area most of my life, it's hard to believe I never visited Lands End, located at the western-most end of town, just beyond the suburban enclave of the Outer Richmond district. Now that I've been there, I'm mentally adding to my list of things to tell out of towners to do. If you've been to SF, you've probably heard the locals tell you to visit Coit Tower,

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Some of you may know that we recently celebrated our 10-year birthday. You might also know that we moved into our brand new offices in San Francisco – 45,000 square feet of awesomeness that really makes coming to work a ton of fun. (More on the office in a future post). Anyway, we’re celebrating that fabulous combo with a little hoopla at our San Francisco office tonight, and to commemorate the special day, the kind city of San Francisco proclaimed today officially “Atlassian Day

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Atlassian Summit 2012 call for speakers

Registration for Atlassian Summit 2012 — which takes place May 30-June 1 in San Francisco — will be announced soon, but in the meantime, you can submit a speaking abstract in our call-for-speakers. We're looking for talks across a wide variety of topics and areas. Below, I've outlined some of the types of topics and case studies we'd like to see represented at Summit 2012. The art of the team The theme of this year's event is Art of the Team and talks should be geared towards showing

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