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Last call for Lightning Talks!

Sunday, June 18th, 2006

There are less than 24 hours to go to submit a Lightning Talk for YAPC::NA 2006. Speakers will be notified on Tuesday, June 20th about the status of their talk.

More information about Lightning Talks is available on the YAPC::NA 2006 wiki, which has a new look thanks to Ingy döt Net. Thanks, Ingy!

Annual YAPC Dinner Details

Friday, June 9th, 2006

This year’s YAPC dinner will be held on Tuesday night, June 27th, at Dave and Buster’s in Chicago.

Lightning Talk Call for Proposals

Wednesday, May 24th, 2006

The call for Lightning Talks for YAPC::NA 2006 is officially open. The Lightning Talks will be held Wednesday June 28th at 1:30pm. Sixteen talks of five minutes each will be presented and one of them could be yours. Submit your proposal today. Be sure to get those proposals in by June 19th […]

Announcing The YAPC::NA 2006 Schedule

Wednesday, April 26th, 2006

The YAPC::NA 2006 Presentation Committee and Chicago.pm are proud to announce that the YAPC::NA 2006 Schedule has been released. We will be releasing the abstracts within the next couple days, and they will be linked from within the schedule. Update: The abstracts are now available within the schedule.

A big “Thank You!” to all the […]


Sunday, April 2nd, 2006

We’ve got an instance of Kwiki installed for conference attendees to use to help share information and plan events around the conference. Feel free to wiki to your heart’s content.

Registration Is Open!!

Monday, March 27th, 2006

Chicago.pm is proud to announce that registration is open for Yet Another Perl Conference North America (YAPC::NA) 2006. The primary conference will occur June 26th through 28th at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, Illinois. The conference will feature speakers from throughout the Perl community, as well as, keynote addresses from luminaries […]

American Airlines to YAPC

Tuesday, February 28th, 2006

American Airlines has agreed to providing discount fares to YAPC. Using the discount code A2566AN you’ll be able to receive 5% off of American Airlines tickets for travel to and from Chicago between June 24th 2006 and July 5th 2006. The discount applies to most all tickets… details can be found below. […]

First Shipment

Sunday, February 5th, 2006

This weekend the first physical YAPC shipment was delivered to my apartment and my wife realized what I meant when I told her that I would be helping organize YAPC this year.

The Chicago Transit Authority, well ahead of schedule, delivered hundreds of transit maps to my apartment. The bundle isn’t that big, but when […]