Utah Open Source Conference

Jonathan Ellis jonathan at utahpython.org
Mon Sep 10 10:57:52 MDT 2007


On 9/10/07, Shane Hathaway <shane at hathawaymix.org> wrote:
> OTOH, some topics don't need extensive coverage.  At PyCon I've seen a
> lightning talk session where people get to talk for 5 minutes about
> their favorite project.  The speakers wait in line and a time keeper
> sits in front with a xylophone.  I think that would be a good idea for
> UTOSC as well.

+1 for lightning talks.  (I think the idea originated with a perl
conference, or maybe apache?  Or maybe it's just such a good idea that
everyone eventually comes up with it. :)

-Jonathan



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