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Re: straw poll: git merge conference location




On 3/13/2019 4:55 PM, Jeff King wrote:
> We're looking at doing it in North America, but there are two specific
> questions:
> 
>   - is there preference between East Coast vs West Coast?

I have no preference here.

>   - preferences between Canada and US?

There should be serious consideration for Canada only because visa issues
may prevent some participants from traveling into the US. I know that
some academic conferences have moved from US to Canada (even after already
being scheduled for a US location) due to recent changes and general
volitility in visa policies. Perhaps I'm making a big deal about something
that doesn't affect any contributors that would join us, so I hope that
anyone concerned about this can speak up (or contact Peff privately).

Thanks,
-Stolee