Posted by webmink
on June 10, 2003 at 11:20 AM PDT
Cruising to Alaska or the Caribbean is still the coolest way to take a class.
I'm taking the chance to roam the exhibit hall today and just bumped into my friend Neil Bauman of GeekCruises, who is here promoting events like his Java Jam . I've been a speaker at a couple of his events, and both times have been memorable. Neil's idea is to run training events that deliver the very best speakers (like Sun's Kathy Sierra, whose new book is being well received), provide a compelling personal package by placing the event on a cruise line yet bring it all in at an overall competitive price (he says it better than me). Having got his XML eXcusrsion going a few years back I'm pleased to see he's still winning