[yapc] outside social

Walt Mankowski waltman at pobox.com
Tue Jun 10 13:59:22 PDT 2008

On Tue, Jun 10, 2008 at 04:41:57PM -0400, Darcy Whyte wrote:
> I can see that there's some talk in this list about things outside the
> schedule that I've printed for the conference. (Banquets and such). I joined
> late and it's a lot of work to figure out what's going on by reading all the
> messages. Can someone summarize that activities have been planned so far so
> I can assess going to them?
> I'd want to know locations and times, description and cost of anything
> that's up.

The banquet Tuesday night is included in the cost of the conference.
That's right on campus, I believe in the same building where the
conference sessions will be held.  That wasn't on the online schedule
a few days ago, but it's up there now.

The pre-conference dinner Sunday night is not; that's an extra $30.
Alternatively there's the anti-pre-conference dinner Sunday night,
which will likely be a bit cheaper.

Directions to the Goose Island Brewpub, site of the pre-conference
dinner, are up on the wiki.  Or just follow the large group of people
who'll be heading out from IIT on the L.

There will undoubtedly be other ad hoc outings, but those are the
major ones.  You might also want to check out the BOF schedule on the


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