Monthly Archives: April 2012

El Cortez

Downtown standing on the corner opposite El Cortez and seeing it is still there…. Advertisements

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The Downtown Cocktail Room and The Griffin

You get over the ‘new Strip’ very quickly but there are still  some amazing bits of old Vegas on the stip in between all the new Disney-esque resort architecture and tacky bars … what I mean is check out Donny and Marie still playing … Continue reading

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A Heavy Agenda

What lies ahead is lots and lots of heavy technical sessions on the latest product developments and industry trends in Cloud, Mobile, Message Orientated Middleware, BPM, and SOA etc … but in amongst it all on Tuesday night a full on rock out … Continue reading

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The Venetian Las Vegas

The location for IBM Impact 2012 (aka Geekfest) is The Venetian  – its a Hotel, a Casino, a Resort and full of resturaunts and bars – everything you might wish for in a stay in Vegas. Its bang in the middle … Continue reading

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Beam me up …to Vegas…

  Well I arrived in time for a late Friday night in downtown Vegas. As soon as I met this guy I knew the Vegas IT Geekfest was going to work for me …and not only had he had face-work … Continue reading

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…and the winner is SYD-ney

If you are flying all the way from Perth, Western Australia to Las Vegas then a stopover in  late Olympic President Juan Antonio Samaranchi’s favourite city SYD-ney is well advised to alleviate some of the physical discomfort associated with Jet … Continue reading

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boarding pass ready…

The Mono Organisation joins the jet set and heads of to Las Vegas to check out Impact 2012 the annual IBM Conference and one of the biggest geekfests on the calendar.

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