I have never made it out to a meeting but I am at The Laboratory quite
often and I love it. There are a good many geeks that do hang out there
and the owners are awesome people. I hope you guys will continue to meet
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Subject: Re: New Venue WAS: GatorLUG Meeting | 2010-08-18 | 6-8pm | News
from Black Hat and Defcon
I agree with Dan. The new venue was good and definitely a good fit for
The food was great. I had the Edison with pulled pork and it was
excellent. My wife had the Curie that she really liked, too.
I'll be sending out links shortly to the different cons, tools, and
blogs I mentioned.
Thanks to everyone for coming out.
On Aug 19, 2010, at 8:09 AM, Dan Stoner wrote:
> I liked the new venue (The Laboratory). The location is good. The
> Air Conditioning worked. :)
> The owner seemed genuinely glad we were there. Parking was a little
> confusing at first... additional parking in the next parking area
> behind (north of) The Laboratory's location.
> The food smelled great (I didn't eat anything). Maybe someone else
> could comment.
> The drink special was $2 PBR on draft. PBR is surprisingly good
> served ice cold in a chemistry beaker. They also had beer from
> Gainesville's local Swamp Head Brewery on draft!
> Tales from Black Hat, DEFCON, and the Security B-Sides were very
> cool (thanks John!).
> Dan Stoner
> Database Analyst / Programmer
> Shimberg Center for Housing Studies
> University of Florida
> On 08/18/2010 02:21 PM, Clint Collins wrote:
>> Greetings All,
>> You are invited to join us at the next GatorLUG meeting in
>> blistering hot, wet
>> and muggy Gainesville, Florida.
>> Come early and get a good seat at the new place. Rumor has it that
>> there will
>> be a drink special.
>> ***New Location this month***
>> Meetings are always free and open to the general public.
>> More information about the current meeting with a map link:
>> More information about GatorLUG: http://www.gatorlug.org/node/10
>> GatorLUG Meeting Agenda for August 18, 2010
>> 6:00 - 6:30 Announcements / General Discussion
>> News From OSCON | Fun with TV20 | Hackerspace hits 19
>> 6:30 - 7:20 Security News from Black Hat and Defcon | John Sawyer
>> It's summertime and the living should be easy. But not for John
>> Sawyer. He has
>> been quite busy over the last few months. John learned about some
>> new security
>> threats at the Black Hat and Defcon gatherings. He brought this
>> knowledge back
>> to the University of Florida and looked to see if the University
>> might be
>> affected (this is his job after all). Come to the meeting this
>> month to hear
>> about these threats from an expert in the field of Information
>> Note the new location for this month.
>> Virtually Cuban has been having problems with their AC system so we
>> are going
>> to meet at The Laboratory this month.
>> 7:20 - 8:00 Open discussion, meet and greet someone new
>> The Laboratory, 818 W. University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601
>> See you there,
>> Clinton Collins, President
>> GatorLUG, Gainesville, Florida