The announcement for the call for speakers has just been posted to the YAPC::NA official blog and Twitter feed.
This year the theme is “¡Viva Perl!”. Talks that embrace the theme will be favoured by the orgas. when deciding which submissions will be presented. remember that there are a number of tracks over several days, there is a great deal of room on the schedule. It also is apparent that the organisers are keen for people to come to them early with ideas of talks, meetings and events they want to run to coincide with the conference.
As with any Perl event the barrier …
It is with great pleasure that I announce that Theo J. van Hoesel and Mihai Pop have been awarded places on this year's Send-A-Newbie Initiative, from the Enlightened Perl Organisation, and will have fully sponsored attendance to the Yet Another Perl Conference, Europe in Kiev from the 12th to the 14th August 2013.
As with other years the selection process was relatively straightforward and this year we offerred places to four candidates, h…
It has been a week since the announcement of the London Perl Workshop hit the inboxes of all those on the announce list and was first populated across the internets. In the first of a series of weekly reports we look at what has happened in the past seven days in our Facts and Figures news.
We have been happy to announce a new sponsor in the first week and the enticing news is that there should be a few more joining them in next weeks news (as evidenced by the news items today). We would like to firstly say a big hello to ="http://www.an…
This year the London Perl Workshop has taken the bold step of having tickets for the event. They are priced in four stages and are entirely voluntary as to which stage you purchase:
Workshop Attendee (zero pounds)
The London Perl Workshop is a free to attend event which means we place no fiscal barrier to being there. All persons are eligible for a ticket.
Workshop Friend (twenty-five pounds)
A friend of the Workshop is helping to support the event they respect, and we admire your brio in doing so.
Workshop Lover …