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Re: [Debconf-team] General schedule proposal for dc15

On Sun, Sep 21, 2014 at 08:55:37PM +0200, martin f krafft wrote:
> also sprach Allison Randal <allison@lohutok.net> [2014-09-21 20:06 +0200]:
> > The best time for this kind of segment is right after lunch. The
> > change of pace helps people recover from the post-lunch "food
> > coma". And unlike mornings (where people straggle in depending on
> > how late they stayed out), people tend to be draw in to lunch
> > anyway, so you naturally have a larger gathered audience.

> Interesting suggestion, which leaves only the aspect that these
> sessions could also serve to provide an incentive for people to show
> up and pay courtesy to the first speaker of the day.

There's also the aspect that morning is the optimal time to communicate
new information that's come to light overnight.  You can't use an after
lunch slot to communicate information to attendees that's relevant to the
morning sessions.

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