OSGR 2009: Better skiing, better open source
The second edition of the Open Source Goat Rodeo took flight this week.
I wasn't able to blog yesterday, as the Open Source Goat Rodeo kicked off its 2009 edition at Snowbird with amazing snow, bright sunshine, and wonderful people (some of whom can shred snow as if they never actually go to work...Lars/John/Paolo/Bryce, I'm thinking of you!):
The day ended in Salt Lake City with a Mormon Mousse Pie (Don't ask), consisting of white chocolate, dark chocolate, and milk chocolate mousse fillings, white chocolate shavings, and a dark chocolate crust that I improvised early Friday morning.
One great part of the first day for me, other than skiing with some amazing athletes and even better friends, was the chance to relive my youth and get more air than was good for me off the Peruvian Express lift:
OSGR2009 included the following fine folks: Matt Asay, Alfresco/CNET; Larry Augustin, Investor; Jay Batson, Acquia; Jeff Borek, IBM; Dries Buytaert, Acquia; Fabrizio Capobianco, Funambol; Tom Erickson, Acquia; Lonn Johnston, Page One PR; Paolo Juvara, Openbravo; Matt Mattox, Red Hat; Josep Mitja, Openbravo; Jose Morales, Jaspersoft; Mike Olson, Cloudera; John Robb, Yahoo/Zimbra; Bryce Roberts, O'Reilly Alpha Tech Ventures; Dave Rosenberg, RiverMuse/CNET; Andrew Shafer, Reductive Labs/Puppet; Javier Soltero, Hyperic; Jacob Taylor, formerly SugarCRM; Zack Urlocker, Sun/MySQL.
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