NXTcomm belongs in the Windy City not Vegas
At 7:55 AM an announcement came over the PA system stating the keynote would start in 5 minutes. They made the same announcement at 8:05 am too.
The problem was that the keynote session at 8 AM was less than half full and in a room that is massive that certainly doesn't look too impressive.
any conference. At NXTcomm it is hidden at the end of a long corridor behind the exhibit area. In
order to get there attendess had to run the gauntlet of cables and in my case, a lift truck too that was in coming from the
Supposedly there are shuttles coming from all the conference hotels. Personally I
couldn't find the one for my hotel so I ended up taking the monorail - Considering how many badges and people wearing suits I saw on the monorail, I wasn't
alone in making the monorail trek to the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Overall the layout from what
I can see on this first official day isn't nearly as clean as it normally is
when the NXTcomm /SuperComm event is in
But we already know
that NXTcomm will not be returning to Vegas next year.Organizers have already planned on moving NXTcomm back to