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Getting Around Downtown Salt Lake City

The Little America Hotel (our YAPC::NA::2015 — Salt Lake City venue) is located near the south portion of downtown Salt Lake City, Utah.  While the area is walkable, often it’s easier to hop onto the TRAX light rail for a stop or two.  Rides in the downtown area are free as long as you stay […]

YAPC::NA::2015 — SLC Call For Papers is Open.

The Call for Papers for YAPC::NA::2015 — Salt Lake is open.  The CFP deadline is January 15th, 2015, so you have a month to get your ideas onto paper and turned in for the selection process. You can submit your talk proposal on the YAPC website’s talk submission page. If you’re not sure you have […]

The YAPC::NA::2015 hotel venue has been finalized.

It’s official.  According to the Perl Foundation press release, the YAPC::NA::2015-SLC conference will be held at the Little America Hotel in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah.   Room Rates are discounted for YAPC attendees who reserve their room prior to the expiration of the Early Bird rate, which ends March 1, 2015. The Little America Hotel is a […]

Introducing the YAPC::NA::2015 Salt Lake “local” team.

YAPC::NA::2015-SLC is being co-organized by a team of individuals from both the Perl Foundation, and the Salt Lake Perl Mongers.  You are probably already familiar with many of the faces of the Perl Foundation group, and they’re doing a fantastic job, but I’d like to take a moment to introduce the Utah “boots on the […]

YAPC::NA::2015 website is active.

The YAPC::NA::2015-SLC website is live and kicking.  Here is the URL: http://www.yapcna.org/yn2015/ On the front page you’ll notice our YAPC::NA15-SLC logo.  The logo and the “Perl Elevated” slogan are patterned after the Utah license plate, which itself was inspired by the iconic symbol of one of Utah’s five National Parks; Delicate Arch at Arches National Park. […]

YAPC::2015 Dates Announced!

We’re happy to announce that YAPC::NA::2015 will be held June 8th-10th, 2015. We have not yet finalized a location. It will be announced by August 1st 2014. The Call for Speakers and Call for Trainers will happen October 1, 2014 See you there!

Lunch – Wednesday June 25

All conference attendees are on their own for lunch today as usual. This is a forward from The Double Tree Hotel Restaurant: Today’s lunch was well attended and I believe our guests were very satisfied. Like I told you, our dining room only holds about 80 seats and that is right about how many folks […]

Evening activities for Tuesday 2014-06-24

There are many activities this evening for YAPC participants (and friends) to attend. The last event (Guest Keynote Charlie Stross) will be over at 6:00 PM. Everyone is on their own for Dinner if they choose, though there will be food served later tonight. At 7:00 PM,  Game Night will be on Floor 2 where dinner […]

Lunch – Tuesday June 24

All conference attendees are on their own for lunch today as usual. This is a forward from The Double Tree Hotel Restaurant: Today’s lunch was well attended and I believe our guests were very satisfied. Like I told you, our dining room only holds about 80 seats and that is right about how many folks […]

The VIP Mixer today has moved.

The VIP Mixer today has been moved to The Summerlin room, on the second floor of the venue. Join us for our annual VIP Reception. The Perl community, along with its exceptional sponsor Linode, will be hosting the annual VIP Reception. VIP—Very Important to Perl—focuses on first- and second-time attendees of YAPC. Neophytes are VIPs […]

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