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Re: ApacheCon meetup? - when/where?
Sounds good!  I have a black AddThis shirt on.

On 11/09/2011 01:12 PM, Neha Narkhede wrote:
> Hi,
> Lets plan to meet today at lunch right outside the salons. I'm wearing
> an Apache Kafka t-shirt today, and a LinkedIn t-shirt tomorrow. Drop
> by to say hi!
> Thanks,
> Neha
> On Mon, Nov 7, 2011 at 10:04 AM, Chris Burroughs
> <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> Shane, which parts of that diagram are available at Lunch time (or I
>> guess equivalently, where on that map is Lunch)?
>> On 11/04/2011 11:45 AM, Shane Curcuru wrote:
>>> Unfortunately, we don't have any official space for meetups during Lunch
>>> - the session rooms are being serviced by the hotel staff, and the
>>> smaller side rooms are already in use.
>>> The best bet is to look at the floor plan and find a meeting spot for
>>> your attendees ahead of time, and then email them where to go once
>>> they've picked up their lunch.  There will be plenty of spaces to grab a
>>> table or a corner - just not a full room, and you won't have a projector
>>> available.
>>>   http://na11.apachecon.com/pages/activities
>>> Sorry!
>>> - Shane
>>> On 11/3/2011 3:31 PM, Neha Narkhede wrote:
>>>> Shane,
>>>> We will prefer the Kafka meetup to be held during lunch, on Wednesday.
>>>> So you can use the 8-10pm slot for some other project. Can you send
>>>> around the details of the location that we can use for Wednesday noon
>>>> ?
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> Neha
>>>> On Thu, Nov 3, 2011 at 7:22 AM, Shane Curcuru<[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>> When, specifically, is the Kafka meetup planned to be?  Also, do you
>>>>> have a
>>>>> wiki page devoted to what you'll talk about / for capturing notes
>>>>> during the
>>>>> meetup?  Please let me know directly ASAP.
>>>>> The ApacheCon planners currently have one of our official Meetup rooms
>>>>> scheduled for Kafka on Wednesday evening, from 8-10PM.  But if you're
>>>>> planning to all meet during lunch instead, we could use this room for
>>>>> another group.
>>>>> Note that one advantage to having Meetups in the evening is that the
>>>>> after
>>>>> 8pm events are free to all, you don't need to be an ApacheCon
>>>>> attendee to go
>>>>> to them.  Not sure if this matters for Kafka or not - we definitely have
>>>>> some other larger projects with Meetups that they're hoping to get
>>>>> local,
>>>>> non-con-attendees to come to.
>>>>> Just let me know if I should hold the evening room for you, or if you
>>>>> plan
>>>>> to just meet at lunch.
>>>>> Thanks,
>>>>> - Shane
>>>>> on behalf of ApacheCon planners