As a couple of people were kind enough to point out, there is a very
important typo in this message.  The conference is October 1 - 3.

Thanks,
Chad

On Thu, 20 May 2004 09:28:22 +0900, Chad Fowler <chad / chadfowler.com> wrote:
> 
> Hello all,
> 
>    We would like to invite you to preregister for Ruby Conference 2004.
> The conference web page is at:
> 
>    http://www.rubycentral.org/conference
> 
>   Ruby Conference 2004 will be held in Reston, VA (Washington DC area)
> at the Chantilly-Dulles Expo Center from September 31 to October 2.
> Additional hotel details are included on the conference web site.
> 
> Preregistration is not a commitment on your part.  Even if you are NOT
> planning to come, please visit the preregistration site.  We have
> included an option for those not planning to attend to help us collect
> information on the reasons why (to improve locations, dates, etc. for
> the years to come).
> 
> Please pre-register as soon as possible to help us plan expenses and
> hotel accommodations.
> 
> If you have questions, we can be contacted at
> <conference / rubycentral.org>, via personal email to myself or David
> Black, or on irc ("chad" or "dblack").
> 
> Looking forward to seeing many of you at the conference!
> 
> Chad Fowler
> David Alan Black
> for Ruby Central, Inc. (http://www.rubycentral.org)