Geek Day Out 2000
Notes & Bolts
17 May 2000
Meeting convened on 17th May.Those present at this meeting
were Andrew, Campbell, Nicole and Katherine. The Dastardly Details for Geek
Day Out were discussed.
- Date and Time for the Geek Day Out tentatively finalized: 8th July, 4:30pm - 2:30am. Venue at Scienceworks
Booking is to be made with a deposit. 200 people would be optimum.
Perhaps cancel if less than 100 people interested.
A smaller venue may be required as a back-up. Nicole was to look into the
Collingwood Town Hall as a possible venue.
Costings for the party must be made.
The important matter of the style of t-shirt was brought up. The desperate
need for chicken logo shirts being the final consensus.
A list of geek food requirements for the party was discussed in full. The
meeting decided on a list which includes: pizza, coffee, coke, Mars Bars,
chippies, sandwiches, cake.
Musical categories were also decided. Mp3/CD-ROMs of Retro,
Dance, Wacky, Heavy, Goth and World Music should all be played during the
party. Perhaps get Maynard to DJ.
Advertising places at computer swapmeets, Multiverse and LUV. Slashdot
Enquiries should be made on site about vacationing celebs.
A full list of possible sponsors came from a brainstorm. The list including:
- Computer Trader,
- Hudson's Coffee,
- Booth Sales,
- Technology recruitment,
- Multimedia Technology,
Perhaps have an antique computer gear show.
Paul Kidd is a possibility as a guest and Furry
MUCKers could be asked for demo.
Next meeting Wednesday 31 May 7pm.
Copyright © 2000 Katherine Phelps