I was asked to shre the following event with the group, and I think some of you may find it interesting:

2008 Iowa DTV Symposium October 7 – 9
The 14th annual Iowa DTV Symposium will be held at the Hotel Fort Des Moines.
Speakers include include Chris Pirillo (Lockergnome), Andrew Baron (Rocketboom) and Benjamin Wagner (MTV News Digital). This is a FREE event.

More info and registration at http://www.iptv.org/dtv/2008/