Well, there was no charge to the attendees -- so it was free in that sense. But I can see your point. I don't know what the financial arrangement was, though I do remember some flip video cameras and gorilla tripods being raffled off.
Esme Cowles <[log in to unmask]>
"But it does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods, or
no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg." -- Thomas Jefferson
On 11/9/2011, at 3:31 PM, Edward M. Corrado wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 9, 2011 at 3:24 PM, Cowles, Esme <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> The CURATEcamp hackfest last year was free (sponsored by DLF):
> Not really free if it was sponsored by DLF, no?
>> Esme Cowles <[log in to unmask]>
>> "In Lydia's imagination, a visit to Brighton comprised every possibility of
>> earthly happiness." -- Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
>> On 11/9/2011, at 3:16 PM, Kevin S. Clarke wrote:
>>> On Wed, Nov 9, 2011 at 12:01 PM, Cary Gordon <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>> I don't think that we have charged for pre-conferences in previous
>>>> years, have we?
>>> Yes, we have. We've even had people want to come to the preconference
>>> (and pay the preconference charge) but not attend the regular
>>> conference. :-)
>>>> I am pretty sure that we haven't charged for
>>> Have we had hackfests in the past?