The site runs on Windows Azure Websites and uses Azure table storage to persist talk submissions and votes.
The following Web.config AppSettings are required to run:
AzureTableStorageConnectionStringwhich is a standard Azure table storage connection string
CaptchaPassused by the Captcha system for talk submissions
CaptchaSaltused by the Captcha system for talk submissions
CaptchaCharsused by the Captcha system for talk submissions
ValidateWithEventbriteset to true if you would like to have your votes validated with eventbrite to ensure they are for someone with a real ticket.
EventbriteApiAuthTokenyour app token from eventbrite for use with 5.
EventbriteEventIdthe id for the eventbrite event you care about.
Windows Azure Websites has a feature which allows you to replace Web.config AppSettings at deploy time and configure the values in the Windows Azure portal. We use this.