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Poll Results: Can you come to this event?

 
  • 7% (19)
    Yes - To Bench Rigs and Watched them Be Benched with Ln2
  • 20% (49)
    Yes - To Participate in LAN
  • 18% (45)
    Yes - To Participate in Both
  • 52% (126)
    No - I would like to but I live to far away (please suggest next location)
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post #101 of 782

admin,

 

What would be the closest to our destination? Toronto Pearson Internation or Toronto City Airport?

 

Would be helpful to figure out what direction I need to go to guesstimate a price before I can make a final decision.

GH0

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CANADA Y U SO FAR FROM ME ?!
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I think H2O parts are only an issue when being shipped. If you have everything installed in your computer, and drained, you should have no issue.

Drained is just common sense if you're driving with it biggrin.gif I've only an H100 so either way I'm not worried. It'll be nice to meet some of these guys I've been chattin with online for months XD

My thoughts exactly, see how professional everyone is when there's tons of sexy computers in one area for everyone to salivate over...
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post #104 of 782
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Quote:
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admin,

 

What would be the closest to our destination? Toronto Pearson Internation or Toronto City Airport?

 

Would be helpful to figure out what direction I need to go to guesstimate a price before I can make a final decision.

GH0


In terms of flight search engines, I love http://www.hipmunk.com/

 

Toronto City Airport is the smaller one downtown. Highly recommend it.

 

Pearson is not bad though. It would be a $50-$60 towncar/cab ride into the city each way though.

 

In terms of hotels, we definitely want to find a group rate somewhere. We will be doing that asap.

 

post #105 of 782
I might attempt to go if I can. Don't know if I will be able to (internships, possible studying abroad during summer, etc.). And then there are hotel expenses to worry about. (which can be devastating for a college student such as myself).

I'm from Nebraska btw, so an event in Nebraska would be awesome. biggrin.gif It's basically the middle of the U.S. too, so there's that benefit. thumb.gif
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post #106 of 782
Is there a "high end" hotel in the area? My wife agreed to go so I figured I would get a nice room and go Friday-Sunday.
Thanks
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Is there a "high end" hotel in the area? My wife agreed to go so I figured I would get a nice room and go Friday-Sunday.
Thanks

Many. Shoot me a PM if needed and I can help.
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post #108 of 782
west coast would be nice, I would totally go to Van for something like this, I go there for less, But Toronto, I could go to cuba for that price lol
post #109 of 782
You guys always can look for cheaper hotels close to Toronto.
Probably i can give a few rides from airport to hotel to a few guests.
post #110 of 782
Thread Starter 

For those who are curious, here is the event venue that is at the top of our consideration list at this point:

 

http://airship37.com/

 

Another few options (but would mess with timing):

 

http://www.berkeleyevents.com/Spaces.Church.php

http://www.steamwhistle.ca/events/theHall.php


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