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May 14th, 2014
Episode 91 of 216 episodes
Memorial Day weekend I'll be in San Jose for BayCon 2014! The theme this year is Honor, which is in no small part because the writer guest of honor is creator of Honor Harrington himself, David Weber. There's lots more honor to go around as well withArtist Guest of Honor isUrsula Vernon, and Fan Guest of HonorSally Woerhle.I'll be succeeding Veronica Belmont as toastmaster. That's some big toast to fill. Her's where I'll be popping up throughout the weekend.Friday May 231:30 PM Opening Ceremonies, Ballroom A5:00 PM Doctor Who: Why it is still going strong 50 years later? Camino Real8:00 PM Meet the Guests, Ballroom E-FSaturday May 2411:30 AM Interview with Writer Guest of Honor David Weber, Ballroom E-F3:30 PM Internet of Things on Saturday Camino Real5:00 PM KickStarter and How to use it successfully, Camino RealSunday May 2510:00 AM Interview with Toastmaster Tom Merritt, Ballroom E-F11:30 AM Battling Creationism and Pseudoscience, Stevens Creek5:00 PM BoF: Podcasting BayCon 2015, Lafayette
Jessica Helfand and Michael Bierut explore how design works within complex organizations to shape decisions, ideas, products, and more. Guests include clients from many industries and designers in many fields. Recorded at the Yale School of Management.