[EuroPython] Lightning Talks & Schedule

Michael Hudson mwh@python.net
Mon, 28 Apr 2003 17:38:24 +0100

"M.-A. Lemburg" <mal@lemburg.com> writes:

> Michael Hudson wrote:
>> "M.-A. Lemburg" <mal@lemburg.com> writes:
>>>Tim and I have just reviewed the talks in the business track. While
>>>working on that we found that there seems to be no "Lightning Talks"
>>>track manager around. Who is running that event ?
>> Whoever doesn't run away fast enough.  It shouldn't take too much
>> organization, should it?
> I'm not volunteering, just thougt I'd ask :-)

We've just caught a volunteer on #europython :-)

>>>We also noted that the "Python in Industry" accepted talks don't
>>>have a day or time attached to them. As a result, the talks
>>>page looks rather weird:
>>>    http://www.europython.org/sessions/talks
>> Well, last time anyone told me, we hadn't fixed which tracks were in
>> which rooms at which times.  Which makes assigning times to talks
>> tricky.
> Tom told me that the business track has day 2, room A. I'd suggest
> to do lightning talks on day 3 afternoon -- they are usually a
> popular event and would make a great conference closing.

I think this is the current plan.


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