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Perhaps if people running a booth want attendees to be interested in their technology they should have people on the booth who know about their technology.
It's not just Open Source conferences
Posted Dec 2, 2010 7:57 UTC (Thu) by dambacher (subscriber, #1710)
I was at a machine tool fair a month ago. A machine manufacturer had a beautiful girl showing the machine functions to interested people. She definitely had the tech knowledge.
But they put her in a bavarian dirndl wich in a marketing sense accentuated the wrong things.
So yes we definitly need such a policy on conferences.
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