We’re thrilled with the presentation proposals we’ve received so far! We know that there are still a few more great ideas that would like to come forward, so we’re happy to announce that we’re extending the call for proposals until May 31! Full details for proposals can be found on the website. Keep them coming!
We are now officially looking for volunteers to help us review the presentation proposals! Interested in helping out? Email us at email@example.com and please attach a recent(ish) cv. As noted in the call for proposals, we will be peer reviewing submissions for presentations longer than 15 minutes. If you’ve submitted a proposal (they’re due today!), [...]
We’re getting a few questions about what’s needed for proposals, so here are a few guidelines. All proposals should include name, institutional affiliation, email/contact information. Proposals need to indicate how long the session would be and the type of presentation (lightning talk, full presentation, panel, demo, etc). Other loose guidelines: Sessions shorter than 15 minutes [...]
We are happy to announce at Access 2013 will be held Newfoundland and is being organized by the fine folks at Memorial University. Dates (late September is likely) and other conference related information will be posted here as soon as possible. Stay tuned!
This past weekend, a group of smart, passionate, and generous people got together in downtown Montreal, and while we haven’t sent out the feedback survey yet, I think it is safe to say that a great time was had by all! A huge thanks to everyone who participated and helped to make this conference such [...]
Good morning! Here’s the route for this morning’s jog, leaving the Delta Hotel lobby at 7:30 AM! Have fun!
Home base for tonight’s ‘fend for yourself’ will be Le Vieux Dublin Pub & Restaurant 636 Rue Cathcart, Montreal link
Have ideas for the Hackfest? Post’em here. (amy’ll work to get the other ideas sent in on the doc shortly.)
Building on the fine work and expectations set at last years conference, we are glad to announce that we’ll be offering the full range of LIVE elements for Access 2012 including: Livestream of the entire conference Liveblogging Twitter feed Flickr photo feed You can access all this from the new Access 2012 LIVE! landing page! Access [...]
Have some extra time in Montreal and looking for things to do? If the weather is nice take a stroll through Montreal and visit some (of our favourite) libraries and bookstores. View Literary tour of Montreal in a larger map