IETF 74 - Meet and Greet for First-Timers

San Francisco, CA, USA
March 22, 2009, 4:00-5:00 PM

       Tue, 17 Feb 2009

       Dear First-Time Attendees,
       I am pleased that you are planning to attend your first

       IETF meeting.  I look forward to meeting you at IETF 74 in

       San Francisco.
       In order to get you started on the right foot, you are invited 

       a Meet-and-Greet with the IETF Working Group Chairs from 4-5pm on

       Sunday, March 22nd.  Only first-time attendees and WG Chairs

       are invited to this special reception, which will take place at 

       the Hilton San Francisco, with exact room still to be determined.

       Beer, wine, soda, and light appetizers will be provided.  This

       will be an informal gathering; there will be no speeches or

       presentations.  The sole purpose of this gathering is to give you

       some time to mingle with the WG Chairs.  It will provide a forum

       for you to get answers to any questions you may have about the

       At 5pm, you are encouraged to attend the official IETF Welcome 

       As you prepare to attend your first IETF meeting, I strongly

       recommend that you review the Tao of the IETF, which is available

       Best Wishes,

       Russ Housley

       IETF Chair