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Re: Host for NANOG 14 & modified NANOG Business Model (fwd)

  • From: James Rishaw
  • Date: Tue Jun 30 18:04:11 1998
  • Rfc_violation: You saw it here first!

Jared Mauch wrote:
> 	The one thing you're probally forgetting is hotel costs.
> 
> 	Rent enough space in a hotel to fit 500 people in.

Not that expensive.. especially when you tell them most of these 500 people
will be renting rooms there.

> 	You can't bring outside food into there, you need to use
> the hotel food.  (Or you can, but not in large quantities), unless
> you're going to bus everyone somewhere else.

You can.  Just gotta negotiate :)

> 	I'd be interested in seeing the numbers also, but not in a
> "where the hell are you spending my money" sort of fashion.  these
> things have costs, how many hotel people were there to be our slaves?
> quite a few.

OK, 15 slaves @ $10/hr * 16 hours (2x8) = $2400, or $4.80 per attendee.

50 slaves @ $10/hr * 16 hours = $16.00 per attendee.  That's one personal
assistant for every 10 people. :)




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