2nd Mac porters meeting
Final proposal is 2nd and 3rd of December 2006
Google Hamburg ABC-Strasse 19 20354 Hamburg Germany
How to get there
Airport: HAM There is a bus connection from the airport. A taxi costs about 10 euros in one direction.
A fun weekend of hacking! Google will provide the following facilities on-site:
- A conference room for the common sessions (40+ people)
- a few smaller rooms for hacking workshops
- G5 workstations for the workshops (PENDING)
- Lunch on Saturday and Sunday (PENDING)
PENDING means this has been authorized but we are still working out the practical details.
[FIXME] : ericb will provide a powerbook ( or more recent, since buy a new model is scheduled ) + a mac mini (powerpc) with prebuilt Aqua version
Where to stay
NB: Rates might not be accurate
Side Hotel Side Hotel Drehbahn 49 20354 Hamburg +49 (040) 30-99-90 +49 (040) 30-99-93-99 fax firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com This is a very nice, modern hotel within seven minutes' walk from the office. Superior Category Single Room: €135,00 Double Room: €160,00 Deluxe Category Single Room: €150,00 Double Room: €175,00 These prices include breakfast, and all taxes.
Four Seasons Hotel
Raffles Vier Jahreszeiten (Four Seasons Hotel) Neuer Jungfernstieg 9-14 +49 (040) 34-94-0 +49 (040) 34-94-2600 fax firstname.lastname@example.org The name "Four Seasons" speaks for itself. Superior Category (view to the courtyard) Single Room: €155,00 Double Room (single occupancy): €180,00 Double Room (double occupancy): €205,00 Deluxe Category (view to the Alster) Single Room: €220,00 Double Room: €270,00 These prices do not include breakfast, but do include all taxes.
Very near to the office is the: Marriott Hotel ABC-Straße 52 20354 Hamburg +49 (040) 350-50 Special Rates Standard Deluxe Single or Double Room: €146,00 These prices include a French buffet (coffee, tea, croissants, etc). This is a standard chain hotel, within two minutes' walk from the office.
2) write a list of interested people
ericb pjanik fipa (to be confirmed) obr fheckl tra ssa jsi user:mmp [complete the list]
4) Find money for travels, rooms and food
By plane? come together by car? Note: I'll propose the amount of money we need to Louis.
Common sessions / Workshops around native issues:
(Eric Bachard) : - session (workshop ?) about native controls implementation : code review/design or continue the work in case everything is not ready - windowing (salinst*) - redrawing - fonts - native printing - packaging ..etc (propose other)
Agenda (can be modified)
[FIXME] create an array ..
- Common session from 12:00 to 15:00
- Workshops: From 16:00 to 19:00
[Saturday evening: some dinner in the city? ]
- Workshops from 10:00 to 12:00
- Conclusions from 13:00 to 14:00
Time to return after ...
Ericb 11:16, 10 October 2006 (CEST)