How about: SB's Slice of IT Conference? Mike Michael Vining, SB Network Services South Burlington School District South Burlington, Vermont 05403 Direct: (802) 652-7298 DNS Help Desk: (802) 652-7050 From: School Information Technology Discussion [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Eric Hall Sent: Tuesday, April 14, 2009 9:40 AM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: Re: Spring Fling ~ Pizza, Presentations, and Prizes Or the three P's conference. I would advocate for a name change, simply because I got questions from Admin when I put in for a Professional Day: "What is this about? You're going to eat pizza?" Eric on 4/14/09 7:55 AM, Bryant Patten wrote: Is there a problem with continuing calling it the Pizza Conference? (can't find Bjorn's email mentioned by Craig) I always felt that was a great name because it is non-conventional and yet has so many connotations for programmers and techies (it is THE food of coders, built in layers like an IP stack, fast & functional, and it is shaped like a disc!). And I am not even going to mention the whole connection to beer... I realize it is non-descriptive but are other conference names (VermontFest, Dynamic Landscapes, "Christa") any better? When we try to make it descriptive enough (National Education Computer Conference) we end up turning it into an acronym anyway. If you can't fix it, feature it - I suggestion we call it 'The Secret Pizza Conference' with the tag line 'Only tell your friends...' Bryant On Apr 14, 2009, at 7:25 AM, Robin Gouin wrote: I like Spring Tech Fling, it sort of has a ring! Robin On Mon, Apr 13, 2009 at 1:28 PM, Jack Barnes <[log in to unmask]> wrote: I like the Spring idea but maybe Spring Tech Fling. Not sure if the three P's thing really works. Jack W. Barnes, CNE Head Network Administrator CCSU [log in to unmask] Office 802-857-7000 Ext. 1039 Cell 802-318-0976 Fax 802-879-8197 >>> "Craig Lyndes @ wcvt.com <http://wcvt.com> " <[log in to unmask]> 04/13/2009 12:19 PM >>> So what do you think of Bhorn's suggestion for a name for the May 22 Tech conference at S. Burl? Calling a Pizza meeting to continue planning for the conference. Join us Thursday 4/16 at 4:00 PM at Zachary's Pizza on Williston Rd S. Burlington. We are getting close to finalizing the schedule. As always ideas and suggestions welcome. Craig Lyndes FCSU CONFIDENTIAL COMMUNICATION. THIS MESSAGE MAY NOT BE FORWARDED. The information contained in this communication, including any attachments, is confidential,constitutes privileged communication, and is intended only for the use of the addressee. This message may not be forwarded without prior consent from the sender. The information in this e-mail is also protected by the rights afforded under Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and school district policies. Any unauthorized use, forwarding, distribution,disclosure, printing or copying is strictly prohibited and may be unlawful. If you have received this communication in error, please notify us immediately at 802-879-8192 or return e-mail,and delete any copies of this message immediately. Any inadvertent disclosure of this communication shall not compromise the confidential nature of the communication. No virus found in this incoming message. Checked by AVG - www.avg.com Version: 8.5.287 / Virus Database: 270.11.54/2055 - Release Date: 04/13/09 05:51:00 ______________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________ This email may contain information protected under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) or the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). If this email contains confidential and/or privileged health or student information and you are not entitled to access such information under FERPA or HIPAA, federal regulations require that you destroy this email without reviewing it and you may not forward it to anyone. -- This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by MailScanner, ClamAV and Bitdefender and is believed to be clean.