Sorry, I only submit to conferences where the CFP is a Petrarchan sonnet.
None of that Shakespearean "Sonnet 2.0" crap for me.
On 11/28/07, D Chudnov <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Hear ye, hear ye, the deadline comes anon,
> but we have yet to hear from most of you.
> What hacks, pray tell, in IDEs o'er yon
> might come forth with a demo, or two?
> Time waits, but not for you. Who will anoint
> the keynote speakers? Now, for their sake
> we must act fast, and soon, you see, my point
> is that the schedule blocks are open. Point Break
> (and yes, I mean the movie) might could be
> a way to pass two hours. But who will slake
> the thirst that would remain 'twould not we see
> another six propos'ls? Script this for rake:
> Gather ideas, write one and send, or more,
> a break point's been herewith reset - step o'er!
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Roy Tennant <[log in to unmask]>
> Date: Oct 31, 2007 1:55 PM
> Subject: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib 2008 Call for Proposals
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Code4lib 2008 Call for Proposals
> We are now accepting proposals for prepared talks for Code4lib 2008.
> Code4lib 2008 is a loosely structured conference for library technologists
> to commune, gather/create/share ideas and software, be inspired, and forge
> collaborations. It is also an outgrowth of the Access HackFest, wrapped
> a conference-like format. It is *the* event for technologists building
> digital libraries and digital information systems, tools, and software.
> Prepared talks are 20 minutes, and must focus on one or more of the
> following areas:
> - "tools" (some cool new software, software library or integration
> - "specs" (how to get the most out of some protocols, or proposals for new
> - "challenges" (one or more big problems we should collectively address).
> The community will vote on proposals using the criteria of:
> - usefulness
> - newness
> - geekiness
> - diversity of topics.
> We cannot accept every prepared talk proposal, but multiple lightning talk
> sessions will provide everyone who wishes to present with an opportunity
> do so.
> Please send your name, email address, and proposal of no more than 75
> to code4libcon at googlegroups.com. The proposal deadline is November 30,
> 2007, and proposers will be notified by December 14, 2007.