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SXSW 2005 Panel Transcript

September 1, 2005
SXSW Interactive 2005

A long time ago, in a location far far away, there was a presentation at SXSW that included myself, Ian Lloyd and James Craig moderated by Glenda Sims. Audio was recorded and we had all promised that it would be transcribed and posted.

Which brings us to now – 6 months later, and we are able to finally announce that the transcription of “Accessibility… can’t we all just get along” is now live.

Many many many thanks to Glenda and James for their work transcribing the audio, and to James for putting the well-structured, accessible, and well-designed transcript together. There are some details in his work that show great use of space, style and semantics. Making things accessible isn’t always easy, but hopefully those of you that weren’t there will enjoy the audio and the transcription, and those of you that were there can relive the memories like it was the “good ol’ days.”

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I Hear Voices

March 28, 2005
Photo of a trucker hat reads: I hear voices

Without hesitation, I will say that SXSW 2005 was a great experience from both personal and professional perspectives. I’ve been struggling for the last two weeks though – trying to determine exactly what is different now.

Near the end of last week I figured it out: I hear voices.
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No rest yet

March 18, 2005
SXSW Interactive, March 11-15 2005

Just a quick update for those of you that may have been wondering. I’m not back from SXSW yet. Most of you were shocked to learn that I had actually driven from Ottawa to Florida and then flew over to Austin for SXSW. You will not be shocked to learn that we’re driving back, nor will you likely be shocked when I say driving that far twice in two weeks sucks.

I can’t say enough about the people I met this week. I’ll have a few thoughts to post after I arrive at home – but for now, just know that I am somewhere between SeaWorld, Disney, and home.

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Headed South (by southwest)

March 7, 2005
SXSW Interactive, March 11-15 2005

A number of updates – first, yes, I am aware that I managed to go a whole month without posting anything here. One of my last posts mentioned that the first quarter of 2005 was going to be incredibly busy. It has certainly turned out that way, and I can’t complain.

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Classifieds

November 30, 2004
SXSW Interactive, March 11-15 2005

33 yo, MWMW3K, travelling solo to Austin, Texas in March, 2005 to present at SXSWi. Looking for like-minded individuals with commitment to web standards and accessibility for sharing stories, ideas, and drinks and/or un-like minded individuals open to conversion. Especially looking for the right person open to sharing accomodation for purely financial reasons.

Interested? Let me know, or tell me here and we’ll get in touch.

Well, that was quick. Accomodation is all sorted… Comments now off, email addy removed

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