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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Pittsburgh Wins
« Reply #200 on: Fri, 09 March 2018, 15:35:05 »
As a native yinzer (yinz = y'all / yinzer = pittsburgher), I'm obligated to be a good neighbor.

Whoa!  What the??  I had no idea about any of that, that's really neat.  TIL.  :)

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Pittsburgh Wins
« Reply #201 on: Sun, 11 March 2018, 22:32:22 »
I'm definitely in for Pittsburgh. Is there a carpool thread that usually gets started for these?

I'm in the Maryland/DC/Baltimore area, and I'm down for driving a carpool if we can get a group of people together.

We've had successful carpools happen for previous events. I'd suggest showing some interest in here as things progress to see if anybody would be interested in joining. There are plenty of people from that area, so I bet you can harangue some into a road trip!

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Pittsburgh Wins
« Reply #202 on: Sun, 11 March 2018, 22:40:31 »
guess i'll go say hi to merrisa
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Pittsburgh Wins
« Reply #203 on: Sun, 11 March 2018, 22:41:45 »
I'm definitely in for Pittsburgh. Is there a carpool thread that usually gets started for these?

I'm in the Maryland/DC/Baltimore area, and I'm down for driving a carpool if we can get a group of people together.

We've had successful carpools happen for previous events. I'd suggest showing some interest in here as things progress to see if anybody would be interested in joining. There are plenty of people from that area, so I bet you can harangue some into a road trip!

Sounds like a good idea for a topic :think:
               

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Pittsburgh Wins
« Reply #204 on: Mon, 12 March 2018, 10:01:00 »
I'm definitely in for Pittsburgh. Is there a carpool thread that usually gets started for these?

I'm in the Maryland/DC/Baltimore area, and I'm down for driving a carpool if we can get a group of people together.

We've had successful carpools happen for previous events. I'd suggest showing some interest in here as things progress to see if anybody would be interested in joining. There are plenty of people from that area, so I bet you can harangue some into a road trip!

Sounds like a good idea for a topic :think:

Agreed! Just thinking for a successful separate topic to occasionally check in with the main thread to keep newcomers aware of it. :)

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Pittsburgh Wins
« Reply #205 on: Mon, 12 March 2018, 10:06:40 »
As a native yinzer (yinz = y'all / yinzer = pittsburgher), I'm obligated to be a good neighbor.

Whoa!  What the??  I had no idea about any of that, that's really neat.  TIL.  :)

We have the ugliest accent in America


"It's so crazy. When you do it for people, they think you're making it up. It sounds like Dothraki to people" - Seth Meyers


^ skip to 1:30


This is so true! ;) Awhile back I had a traveling job & people were always asking me where I was from because of my accent, my Pittsburghese isn't even that heavy too! The funniest is when I was down south & asked someone for a pop or milkshake, they had no ideal what I was talking about! :))
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #206 on: Thu, 15 March 2018, 15:08:53 »
OP has been updated with event information and an RSVP form (please fill out if you haven't yet!).  :thumb:

Can't wait to see everyone there!!  :-*

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #207 on: Thu, 15 March 2018, 15:23:10 »
Is funding already figured out or is there going to be a GoFundMe to contribute to similar to the last Columbus meetup?
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #208 on: Thu, 15 March 2018, 15:36:11 »
OP has been updated with event information and an RSVP form (please fill out if you haven't yet!).  :thumb:

Can't wait to see everyone there!!  :-*

When is the latest we can RSVP by?

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #209 on: Thu, 15 March 2018, 15:39:56 »
OP has been updated with event information and an RSVP form (please fill out if you haven't yet!).  :thumb:

Can't wait to see everyone there!!  :-*

When is the latest we can RSVP by?

Honestly, the week of is fine. But the sooner the better so we have an idea if we're approaching the max attendance at the venue. I'm pretty confident we'll be more than fine though.
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #210 on: Thu, 15 March 2018, 15:43:27 »
OP has been updated with event information and an RSVP form (please fill out if you haven't yet!).  :thumb:

Can't wait to see everyone there!!  :-*

When is the latest we can RSVP by?

Honestly, the week of is fine. But the sooner the better so we have an idea if we're approaching the max attendance at the venue. I'm pretty confident we'll be more than fine though.

Oh ok great. thanks

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #211 on: Thu, 15 March 2018, 22:56:30 »
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #212 on: Fri, 16 March 2018, 10:22:40 »
DAMN...

That's the same weekend as RockFire

Looks like I have a decision to make.

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #213 on: Fri, 16 March 2018, 13:25:30 »
I'll be gone the week of July 4th. Oh well, have fun.
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #214 on: Fri, 16 March 2018, 14:14:51 »
So pumped for this! :cool: Just RSVPed & also already let everyone know I will not be available that weekend. Can't wait to finally put some faces to the names & checkout everybody else's boards! :thumb:
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #215 on: Mon, 19 March 2018, 18:53:15 »
I should be able to make this! :)

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #216 on: Tue, 20 March 2018, 14:30:56 »
This sounds excellent. I'm going to try to come out for this!

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #217 on: Tue, 20 March 2018, 14:40:14 »
Pittsburgh? Holy moly that's a ways away.

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #218 on: Tue, 20 March 2018, 20:56:23 »
Yeah! I'm in and June 30th gives me time to make a killer poster!

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #219 on: Wed, 21 March 2018, 10:34:42 »
I'm new to KeyCon this year - is there any fee to get in? I live a few hours away and it seems like a fun thing to do.

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #220 on: Wed, 21 March 2018, 10:35:43 »
I'm new to KeyCon this year - is there any fee to get in? I live a few hours away and it seems like a fun thing to do.

Yup! Free to attend.
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #221 on: Wed, 21 March 2018, 11:06:14 »
This sounds excellent. I'm going to try to come out for this!

Sounds excellent! :D

Glad to see all the excitement for this. Should be a blast!

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #222 on: Thu, 22 March 2018, 12:20:03 »
Form filled. Looking forward to it!

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #223 on: Mon, 26 March 2018, 10:37:06 »
Form filled.  Can't wait to see my east coast bois.  :thumb:
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #224 on: Fri, 13 April 2018, 18:50:43 »
First Time! SO EXCITED!!

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #225 on: Sat, 14 April 2018, 08:00:09 »
Awesome, hopefully ill be there
        

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #226 on: Sat, 14 April 2018, 12:55:03 »
Just booked my flight and hotel. Can't wait!

I decided to stay at the Ace itself. Anybody else staying there?

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #227 on: Sat, 14 April 2018, 15:20:53 »
Just booked my flight and hotel. Can't wait!

I decided to stay at the Ace itself. Anybody else staying there?


It looked a little expensive when I saw the rates but I'm still trying to stay there. The hotel looks really cool

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #228 on: Sat, 14 April 2018, 23:08:30 »
Just booked my flight and hotel. Can't wait!

I decided to stay at the Ace itself. Anybody else staying there?

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #229 on: Mon, 16 April 2018, 15:20:12 »
Registered! Now to figure out where to crash :3 can’t wait to see everyone~

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #230 on: Mon, 16 April 2018, 15:31:28 »
Registered! Now to figure out where to crash :3 can’t wait to see everyone~
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #231 on: Tue, 17 April 2018, 20:40:08 »
Making this keycon a whole weekend trip with me and my sisters! They can know more about the hobby I've spent so much money and time on for the last 3-4 years! RSVP'ed just now! Definitely will try to see about staying at the Ace Hotel as well but may have to go the airbnb route or something depending on how much it ends up costing. I'm sure it'll work out lol
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #232 on: Thu, 19 April 2018, 19:28:05 »
Would love to make it out to this, that is if I can escape from work and Nantucket
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #233 on: Fri, 20 April 2018, 11:42:26 »
I am still waiting to see what my work schedule looks like as this date approaches, though have added it to my calendar and really hope to attend :-)

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #234 on: Sun, 13 May 2018, 20:17:56 »
F it, I am coming.  My other hobbies had to take a backseat recently, so I will put this event on my calendar.
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #235 on: Mon, 14 May 2018, 06:43:56 »
Heya just finding out about this I figure I may as well try and come out being so close!

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #236 on: Mon, 14 May 2018, 21:18:53 »
Just a quick update, since most people are watching this thread. The guest list is current sitting at 182 attendees.

Also, we're working on sorting out some events and speakers, and also more sponsorships and giveaway items.  If you have anything to add on either subject, check out those threads.

Shaping up to be a good ol' time.
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #237 on: Mon, 14 May 2018, 21:49:27 »
So 182 RSVP'd so far and this thread has over 21k views. I think this is going to be an epic turnout.
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #238 on: Tue, 15 May 2018, 07:30:46 »
So 182 RSVP'd so far and this thread has over 21k views. I think this is going to be an epic turnout.
I don't disagree, but... Does the view counter go up each time someone visits, or are those UNIQUE visits?

It'd only take a little under 100 people to check the thread after every new reply (like I do) to get to that view count ;)

I'm still super stoked.

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #239 on: Tue, 15 May 2018, 10:32:02 »
So 182 RSVP'd so far and this thread has over 21k views. I think this is going to be an epic turnout.
I don't disagree, but... Does the view counter go up each time someone visits, or are those UNIQUE visits?

It'd only take a little under 100 people to check the thread after every new reply (like I do) to get to that view count ;)

I'm still super stoked.
I think it's the former in terms of view count, so not unique views.

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #240 on: Tue, 15 May 2018, 12:26:50 »
So 182 RSVP'd so far and this thread has over 21k views. I think this is going to be an epic turnout.
I don't disagree, but... Does the view counter go up each time someone visits, or are those UNIQUE visits?

It'd only take a little under 100 people to check the thread after every new reply (like I do) to get to that view count ;)

I'm still super stoked.
I think it's the former in terms of view count, so not unique views.

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #241 on: Tue, 15 May 2018, 12:35:45 »
Yeah definitely looking forward to this. It’ll be nice seeing some of you again and meeting many others. :)

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #242 on: Wed, 30 May 2018, 10:10:14 »
Keycon seems like much fun, wish I could go.. Curious to see if anyone will be streaming their experience at Keycon, IRL stream or smth ?

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #243 on: Wed, 30 May 2018, 12:29:17 »
Keycon seems like much fun, wish I could go.. Curious to see if anyone will be streaming their experience at Keycon, IRL stream or smth ?

Tiny has a habit of streaming. she did last year. I think she's coming this year but i might be wrong
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #244 on: Wed, 30 May 2018, 13:48:24 »
Looking forward to joining you all!

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #245 on: Thu, 31 May 2018, 00:56:17 »
Keycon seems like much fun, wish I could go.. Curious to see if anyone will be streaming their experience at Keycon, IRL stream or smth ?

Tiny has a habit of streaming. she did last year. I think she's coming this year but i might be wrong

I hope so - Tiny is the best , her rap is quite fire too  :cool:

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #246 on: Wed, 06 June 2018, 22:10:05 »
Oh a stream there would be really fun actually.
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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #247 on: Wed, 06 June 2018, 22:14:48 »
Meetup streams are definitely fun and I'd love to see it - we had one at KeyCon 2013 in San Jose.  There was a head-cam GoPro that walked around the venue showing everything off too.  :D  So if anyone has one of those and wants to do some streamin'...  ;)

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #248 on: Thu, 07 June 2018, 08:18:56 »
I signed up on the other thread and noticed this one was more active.  I'm also from the area if anyone has questions or anything.

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Re: KeyCon 2018!! --> Details Posted
« Reply #249 on: Thu, 07 June 2018, 18:32:26 »
I really cant wait for this. Hoping my first meetup is a good one!