[LGM] ideas for the LGM 2014

Gregory Pittman gpittman at iglou.com
Sat Apr 6 07:53:55 PDT 2013

On 04/05/2013 02:31 PM, Louis Desjardins wrote:
> 2013/4/5 ale rimoldi <a.l.e at ideale.ch>
>> dear LGMers,
>> next week we will meet in madrid... and one of the topics will for sure be
>> the lgm 2014.
>> does anybody have a proposal for a place to go?
>> personally, i would love to have a decision before the end of the LGM,
>> like we did last year...
> Absolutely.
> My proposal:
> *Montreal 2014 April 9-12*
> We would take advantage of the huge presence of Pythoners in the city as
> PYCON will be hosted in MTL in 2014 from April 6 to 18
> They expect 1500 persons to attend
> We are already in contact with the local team and they are enthusiastic
> with the idea of having both event in the same city at the same time! What
> about us?! :-)
> Google will be present with 30 or so coders and other staff
> Both events would be different and in different locations but it’s easy to
> imagine some lively evenings! :-)

My memory is that we had tentatively decided on Montreal in 2014, partly
for the reasons stated by Louis. Perhaps we can get ourselves on
Google's radar screen for some financial help!

What we need to decide this year is a tentative site for 2015 (as well
as verify Montreal for 2014).


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