[Foss4g2008loc] Programme (Including workshops, labs,
presentations & other)
inge.netterberg at gmail.com
Mon Jun 16 05:43:17 EDT 2008
Just to confirm - 4 presentations per session
From: foss4g2008loc-bounces at lists.osgeo.org
[mailto:foss4g2008loc-bounces at lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Serena Coetzee
Sent: 15 June 2008 09:34 PM
To: FOSS4G2008 local organising committee
Subject: Re: [Foss4g2008loc] Programme (Including workshops,
labs,presentations & other)
I see your spreasheet provides for three presentations per session. I
thought we had agreed on four 20 minute presentations per session?
And my personal preference is 9:00 :-)
Inge Netterberg wrote:
> Hi all
> There are a few things that need to be decided on with regards to the
> Starting time for the conference. (I am seeing different times for
> this) 9 am is a good time to start ito traffic, and getting to the
> venue for those not staying in the city bowl. And allows some time for
> daily registrations (8:00 - 9:00) I would not allow less time than an
> hour for daily registrations. But 8:30 could also work. I would not
> start earlier than 08:30.
> 1.5 hour slots works well. I think most of us are agreed on this.
> At AfricaGIS2005 the 1.5 hour lunch worked well and gave people time
> to do some serious networking together with giving the exhibitors good
> exposure. There was good feedback about the long lunch.
> We are going to need someone to help with the synchronisation of the
> programme as we need to check who is presenting where and not schedule
> them in 2 places at once. We need to especially check that across the
> whole programme with the workshops / labs / presentations.
> Your comments please.
> Kind regards
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