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Business Meeting Video Posted

By Kevin on July 12th, 2011
Posted in Site Selection | 1 Comment »

The video of the Westercon 64 Business Meeting has been released.

Westercon 64 Business Meeting from Kevin Standlee on Vimeo.

You can also directly download the video for viewing offline.

The Westercon 64 Business Meeting ran for over three hours (2 hr 15 min officially in session) in order to select the site of Westercon 66. Ordinarily, site selection is handled through the normal ballot voting process, but because no eligible filed bid received a majority of votes cast, the selection was referred to the Business Meeting. After a long, sometimes contentious discussion, the Business Meeting voted to award Westercon 66 to the “Olive Country” bid chaired by Kevin Roche and Andy Trembley. According to them, they are currently evaluating sites in the Sacramento, California area and will announce a specific site at a later date, probably sometime after this year’s Worldcon.

[…] for those who have the stamina, the video of the epic Business Meeting that selected the winning bid is now online. Although the meeting was 3 hours long, the video runs a mere 2 hours 15 minutes, […]

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