Re: [802SEC] CD ROM
I agree - much less hassle all round.
At 09:03 31/10/2001 -0500, RDLove wrote:
>I also second Roger's proposal. It will also be significantly easier to
>administer and save time for attendees who will then get the CD when they
>register, as opposed to having to miss meeting time to stand on line and get
>their CD. I'm sure that Face-to-Face Events will also appreciate the
>significant simplification for them.
>Robert D. Love
>Chair, Resilient Packet Ring Alliance
>President, LAN Connect Consultants
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>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Hayes, Vic (Vic)" <email@example.com>
>To: "Roger B. Marks" <firstname.lastname@example.org>; <email@example.com>; "IEEE802"
>Sent: Wednesday, October 31, 2001 4:50 AM
>Subject: RE: [802SEC] CD ROM
> > I support Roger. If the contract allows it, let's do it. If the contract
> > does not allow it, go for a waiver!
> > ---------------
> > Vic Hayes
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> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Roger B. Marks [mailto:email@example.com]
> > Sent: Wednesday, October 31, 2001 2:11 AM
> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org; IEEE802
> > Subject: Re: [802SEC] CD ROM
> > I prefer plan 2 (if it's permitted by our agreement with the IEEE-SA
> > It seems to me that we pay for GetIEEE802 because we think standards
> > should be freely available. Are we being logically consistent if we
> > then decide to hoard a bunch of CDs?
> > Remember also that rationing the discs is an administrative headache,
> > not only for the office staff but for the Working Groups that are
> > forced to come up with membership lists. Plus, the Wednesday handouts
> > draw people out of meetings (sometimes from remote hotels).
> > I say let's hand it out with the registration receipt.
> > Roger
> > At 5:15 PM -0600 01/10/30, Jim Carlo wrote:
> > >I received a note from Buzz and Paul that IEEE had OK'd the CD Rom to go
> > >all attendees of the 802 meeting, if we want.
> > >
> > >What I remember, is that during original discussions on the CD Rom, we
> > >wanted this to go to only the 802 voting members. This way it would be a
> > >reward for their hard work, rather than a registration reward.
> > >
> > >I'd like some comments. We have two options:
> > >
> > >1) Distribute the CD Rom on Wednesday, as we have in the past, to voting
> > >members only. This is what our rules say.
> > >
> > >2) Expand the CD Rom distribution to all registrants and hand out in the
> > >Registration material.
> > >
> > >If there is general agreement on option 2), I'll take a quick EMAIL SEC
> > >ballot to provide CD Roms over our rules.
> > >
> > >Jim Carlo (email@example.com) Phone:1-214-693-1776 Fax:1-214-853-5274
> > >J.Carlo Consulting LLC (Focus on Telecom Strategy/Standards/Patents)
> > >Vice Chair, IEEE-SA Standards Board
> > >Chair, IEEE802 LAN/MAN Standards Committee