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TypeCon 2008

TypeCon 2008 was held in the Hyatt Regency in Buffalo, New York, from July 15-20, 2008. The list of 70+ speakers included Chuck Bigelow, Matthew Carter, James Craig, John Downer, John Hudson, Dard Hunter III, Akira Kobayashi, Pete McCracken, Jan Middendorp, David Pankow, Elizabeth Resnick, Stefan Sagmeister, Paul Shaw, Erik Spiekermann, Ilene Strizver, Jakob Trollbäck and Doyald Young. The only drawback is cost: why 320 dollars registration if there are 24 "sponsors"? Full list of speakers: Adam Twardoch, Akira Kobayashi, Amelia Hugill-Fontanel, Amelia Irwin, Ashley Pigford, Attila Korap, Ben van Dyke, Bill Davis, Bob van Dijk, Bonnie Barrett, Carl Crossgrove, Carole Goodman, Christopher Slye, Chuck Bigelow, Dard Hunter III, David Pankow, David Shields, Deborah Shmerler, Doyald Young, Eben Sorkin, Emily Luce, Erik Spiekermann, Erik van Blokland, Gary Munch, Gerry Leonidas, Hal Leader, Jakob Trollbäck, James Craig, Jan Conradi, Jan Middendorp, Jay Rutherford, John Collins, John Downer, John Hudson, Joost Roozekrans, Judith Aronson, Judy Ross, Juliet Shen, Justine Nagan, Ken Barber, Kent Lew, Kim Elam, Liz Resnick, Mark Jamra, Mary Hart, Matthew Carter, Michael Clark, Michael Hersrud, Michelle Bowers, Miguel Sousa, Mike Cina, Mike Parker, Milka Broukhim, Nancy Ciolek, Nancy Rorabaugh, Nancy Sharon Collins, Oscar Smeulders, Patrick Griffin, Paul Hunt, Paul Shaw, Pete McCracken, Richard Kegler, Rick Griffith, Rob Keller, Roger Black, Saad D. Abulhab, Shelley Gruendler, Shelly Bronson, Simon Daniels, Stefan Sagmeister, Stephen Coles, Stephen Rapp, Steve Matteson, Ted Harrison, Thomas Milo, Will Powers. Mike Cina's report.

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