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SNW Spring in Pictures

What a week! After a rocky start weather-wise, our pilgrimage to Orlando for the spring SNW tradeshow ended with sun, if not fun. And as we re-enter reality, it's time to reflect on the week's non-technical highlights.

Let's start with the venue, oddly reminiscent of the the other Orlando "resort" hotel we've come to associate with this show. We had deja vu all over again -- Twilight-Zone style -- as we arrived Sunday night. And the view out the window next morning assured us we were indeed ensconced in the Orlando landfill:

Figure 1:

The Rosen Shingle Creek Resort Hotel: so close to Sea World, so far from God

As with previous Orlando SNW venues, escape was impossible, though we managed to get as far as the first hole of the golf course:

Figure 2:

Eat yer heart out, Tiger Woods!

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