cf.Objective() Comes to Melbourne, Australia: cf.Objective(ANZ) is born!

Last year I got the opportunity to have dinner with the steering committee of cf.Objective()
in the United States, and the topic of bringing cf.Objective() over the
Australia was brought up.  I was instantly excited by the idea as I had
always had such a wonderful time at cf.Objective() in the US, and
had found it such a marvelous ColdFusion learning experience that I've
been back every year since, and am speaking again this year.

Apparently, I've now been given the title of 'cf.Objective() Vice Instigator – Pacific Operations ', for generally just being that annoying guy in the background going 'so what do we do next?', and harassing people on IM to make sure they show up for teleconferences.

Having
a stack of focused, ColdFusion specific, Enterprise software
development knowledge coming directly into Melbourne is going to be
great for local ColdFusion ecosystem, both for Melbourne, and also for
the Australia and New Zealand region. 

Speaking from
experience, simply having a lot of smart minds that do enterprise
ColdFusion development, in the same place, at the same time, talking
ColdFusion, means that all sorts of interesting ideas and opportunities
get discussed, developed, and often worked on in the halls of the
conference.

The conference dates are the 12th and 13th of November, 2009.

We are still in the process of lining up sponsors and speakers, so if you are interested in either, please check out the website for more details and/or sign up for the mailing list, so you can be appraised of further developments. 

If you are interested in coming to cf.Objective(ANZ), please sign up for the mailing list as well, so you can stay abreast of the latest and greatest news for the conference.

Oh, and the hotel is gorgeous, you should check out the online video!

I look forward to seeing you all there!

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