[EuroPython] BDFL Keynote Thursday

Guido van Rossum guido at google.com
Tue Jul 20 13:27:26 CEST 2010

And someone please put it in the EuroPython wiki or, better yet, in
the schedule.

On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 12:23, Guido van Rossum <guido at google.com> wrote:
> I've created a bit.ly short ULR for this: http://bit.ly/bdflqa
> Also since the wireless is so crap I've decided to open the Moderator page now.
> Go spread the word!
> --Guido
> On Mon, Jul 19, 2010 at 13:49, Guido van Rossum <guido at google.com> wrote:
>> OK, I've created the Moderator page. The URL is:
>> http://www.google.com/moderator/#16/e=1eaf8 . It'll open 24 hours
>> before the event. Hopefully Wednesday before Richard Jones's keynote
>> someone can announce it.
>> --Guido
>> On Mon, Jul 19, 2010 at 14:24, Alex Willmer <alex at moreati.org.uk> wrote:
>>> That sounds great. If you wish to announce it on Twitter then if you begin
>>> your tweet with @europython it will be retweeted.
>>> On 19 Jul 2010 12:06, "Guido van Rossum" <guido at google.com> wrote:
>>> As some of the organizers know, my EuroPython keynote (Thursday at 9am
>>> in the main session room, Adrian Boult Hall) will take the form of a
>>> Q&A session with questions asked online. I did this at the last PyCon
>>> using Twitter, which was less than ideal. This time I plan to do it
>>> using Google Moderator (http://www.google.com/moderator/) which lets
>>> people pose questions ahead of time and vote on them.
>>> My idea is to set up a Moderator page for this Q&A and open it up for
>>> questions sometime Wednesday (my experience is that opening up
>>> Moderator too early has a bad effect on the ranking of the questions).
>>> My only reason to post here is to make sure that none of the
>>> EuroPython organizers have already set up such a Moderator page;
>>> assuming they haven't I will set it up myself tomorrow, and announce
>>> it here and on Twitter (someone else will have to update the
>>> EuroPython wiki and hopefully the program).
>>> PS. This email thread is purely to coordinate the Moderator page.
>>> Questions posted via email will be IGNORED (with points off for
>>> ignoring my request). Please wait for the Moderator page.
>>> --
>>> --Guido van Rossum (python.org/~guido)
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>> --Guido van Rossum (python.org/~guido)
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> --Guido van Rossum (python.org/~guido)

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