So, the location field on Lanyrd is not super specific. It likes big
things, like cities. On the reg page for code4lib the UIC Forum is listed
as the location though.
I'll see if I can put that somewhere in the event on Lanyrd.
On Fri, Jan 11, 2013 at 3:41 PM, Cynthia Ng <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I'm sorry, but that doesn't actually clear up anything for me. The
> location on the layrd page just says Chicago. So, is the conference
> still happening at UIC? Since the conference hotel isn't super close,
> does that mean there will be transportation provided?
> While we're on the subject, are the pre-conferences happening at the
> same location?
> On Fri, Jan 11, 2013 at 2:51 PM, Francis Kayiwa <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > On Fri, Jan 11, 2013 at 10:41:54AM -0800, Erik Hetzner wrote:
> >> Hi all,
> >> Apparently code4lib 2013 is going to be held at the UIC Forum
> >> http://www.uic.edu/depts/uicforum/
> >> I assumed it would be at the conference hotel. This is just a note so
> >> that others do not make the same assumption, since nowhere in the
> >> information about the conference is the location made clear.
> >> Since the conference hotel is 1 mile from the venue, I assume
> >> transportation will be available.
> > That's a good assumption to make. As to the confusion I said to you
> > when you asked me about this a couple of days ago.
> > http://www.uic.edu/~kayiwa/code4lib.html was supposed to be our
> > proposal. If you look at the document it also suggests that we were
> > going to have the conference registration staggered by timezones. We
> > have elected not to update that because as that was our proposal. When
> > preparing our proposal we borrowed heavily from Yale's and IU's proposal
> > and if someone would like to steal from us I think it is fair to leave
> > that as is.
> > If you want the conference page use the lanyrd.com link below. I can't
> > even take credit for doing that. All of that goes to @pberry
> > http://lanyrd.com/2013/c4l13/
> > Cheers,
> > ./fxk
> >> best, Erik Hetzner
> >> Sent from my free software system <http://fsf.org/>.
> > --
> > Speed is subsittute fo accurancy.