Plane tickets have been booked.
Hotel has been booked.
Right so – I’m off to Mix ’07 at the end of the month.
I’ve never been to Las Vegas before so it should be fun.
Now all I have to do is try and nab one Mr. B. Gates for a quick hallway demo of Pixenate™:-)
There are 117 sessions so there’s a lot to choose from. Some of the sessions I’ll definitely be attending are…
PANEL DISCUSSION: Services on the Web: Build or Buy
Speaker(s): Jeff Barr – Amazon.com, Matt Goyer – Redfin, Don MacAskill – SmugMug, George Moore – Microsoft, Aric Weiker – Microsoft
PANEL DISCUSSION: Scrubbing Your AJAX
Speaker(s): Daniel Egan – Odyssey Consulting Group, Dennis Hurst – S.P.I. Dynamics, Scott Isaacs – Microsoft, Joshua J. Pennell – IOActive
PANEL DISCUSSION: Designing the Perfect Podcast Player
Speaker(s): Dave Winer
Navigating the Programmable Web
Speaker(s): Don Box – Microsoft, Steve Maine – Microsoft
Microformats: Data Formats That Put Humans First
Speaker(s): Tantek Çelik – technorati.com
Designing with AJAX: Yahoo! Pattern Library
Speaker(s): Bill Scott – Yahoo!
Thinking in CSS: How to Build Great Looking Sites
Speaker(s): Molly Holzschlag – Digital One Corporation
Anyone who thinks this is a microsoft-only event – take note – those are some pretty heavyweight non-badge-wearing names at the bleeding edge of web development.