I am trying to connect to the Webinar but I keep getting a Java
NullPointerException traceback, with an "Event not found" message on
Maybe its because I am a little early? I kwow the right time, just
thought I could hang around the virtual room to get acquainted to
On Mon, Apr 4, 2011 at 3:47 PM, Peter Murray <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Thanks for the feedback, everyone (both on and off list). The one-week-to-prepare was, in hindsight, too aggressive. Okay, lesson learned (I hope).
> The Virtual Lightning Talks session has been rescheduled to April 29th from 1pm to 2pm Eastern U.S. time. I've reset and updated the sign-up form:
> On Apr 1, 2011, at 7:13 PM, Matt Jones wrote:
>> I also like this idea, and it also conflicts for my schedule, but I was
>> contemplating skipping my other commitment to attend this. Hadn't decided
>> for sure, as I was waiting to see a few of the Virtual LT talk titles that
>> signed up (hah!).
>> Also, I am a bit of a newcomer to code4lib, having never attended the
>> conference, and coming from a related but somewhat different community
>> (environmental informatics). I thought this might be a good way to hear a
>> little more about what is developing in the code4lib community. I
>> considered giving a Virtual LT as well, but thought it best to hear a few
>> to gauge what might be of interest from my projects.
>> On Fri, Apr 1, 2011 at 2:48 PM, Edward M. Corrado <[log in to unmask]>wrote:
>>> I agree with Luciano that the lead time was a bit short for me. Well,
>>> maybe not specifically because it was short, but it does conflicts
>>> with something else I have to do and I don't have time to reschedule.
>>> I really like this idea and I hope it can be successful, so I hope
>>> this message brought a rash of sign-ups and it goes on, or it is
>>> On Fri, Apr 1, 2011 at 6:42 PM, Luciano Ramalho <[log in to unmask]>
>>>> On Fri, Apr 1, 2011 at 3:01 PM, Peter Murray <[log in to unmask]>
>>>>> So far no one has signed up to present on Monday and only one person has
>>> signed up to attend. It sounds like the idea of virtual lightning talks
>>> isn't going to fly. If you have feedback (e.g., not interesting, not enough
>>> lead time to prepare, wrong time of day/week/year), I'd appreciate hearing
>>>> As a Pythonista I am a huge fan of lightning talks, a staple of PyCons
>>>> all over the World.
>>>> Virtual lightning talks is a novel idea to me, but sounds great.
>>>> I'd be interested in attending and even presenting, but I think the
>>>> lead time was too short, particularly for an activity intended for
>>>> business hours (1:30pm EDT is 2:30pm BRT / UTC-3).
>>>> How about trying again, but aiming at a date in late April?
>>>> Luciano Ramalho
>>>> programador repentista || stand-up programmer
>>>> Twitter: @luciano
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