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 Second Annual Flash Talks on Computing
at BACM Annual Meeting, June 22, 2011

The Baltimore ACM Chapter invites you to join us for our 2nd annual Flash
Talks on Computing, in conjunction with the Annual General Meeting of the
Chapter,
http://bacm.us/content/2011/05/flash-talks-computing-annual-meeting-june-22-2011.
The program will consist of up to twelve, five-minute flash talks on various
topics related to computing.  Please continue to visit the link above to
get the latest news on the speakers and their topics.

When: Wednesday, June 22nd, 8:00 PM

Where: The Engineering Society of Baltimore
11 W. Mount Vernon Place
Baltimore, MD 21201
http://www.esb.org/

This meeting is free and open to the public.

Do you have something to say about a topic related to computing?
Please submit a brief proposal (no more than 300 words) to Dr. Emil Volcheck
at [log in to unmask]

Last years topics included:
   * The Baltimore Node
   * Voting Technology: Maryland, the US and the World
   * Certification Organizations for Computing and Information Technology
Around the World
   * Encapsulation
   * Bringing Google Fiber to Baltimore

Dinner

We will offer a buffet dinner at the Engineering Society at 6:30 PM.
The offering is the ESB Garden Salad, choice of Grilled Chicken Caesar or
Salmon Cake, Dessert, and Tea or Coffee. A vegetarian option is available on
request (please inquire).

To join us for dinner, by Sunday June 19th, please send a check for $30 per
person made out to "BACM" to

Baltimore ACM
10 W. 24th St., Suite 310
Baltimore, MD 21218

Or please remit $30 per person by PayPal with this link:

https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=L6SEKPKQWEWEQ

<https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=L6SEKPKQWEWEQ>

Because seating is limited at this event, we would appreciate if you would
let us know if you will attend.
Please email Craig Holcomb at [log in to unmask], and let him know if you will
be joining us for dinner and the talks, or just the talks.  Please provide
your name and the names of any guests.
We will include you on further announcements and updates.
Membership

Now is a great time to renew your BACM, http://bacm.us/, membership, or to
finally join by using the PayPal link above.

Dues in the Baltimore ACM Chapter (annual):

   - $25 for a regular membership,
   - $100 for a supporting membership,
   - $5 for a student

 Transportation/Directions

Transportation

Light Rail:

From the light rail stop at Howard and Centre, walk a block north, turn
right on Monument, then go four blocks east to Mt. Vernon Place.
The light rail schedule is on the web
at:http://www.mtamaryland.com/services/lightrail/schedule/

Driving Directions:

From the south:

Either take 95 to Exit 53 and follow the signs to Inner Harbor, or take 295,
continuing as the freeway ends and becomes Russell St. Turn Right on Pratt
Street. Turn Left on Charles Street (one-way North). Follow Charles Street
north one mile to Baltimore's Washington Monument. At the monument, turn
left on Monument Street (also known as Mt. Vernon Place). Follow one block
to Cathedral Street and turn left. Go one short block across the square. The
Engineering Society will be on your left. The Peabody Court Hotel is
immediately on your right, facing the Washington Monument.

From the north:

Take 83 south and exit on Guilford Ave. Turn right on to Madison St. and
take it west, crossing Charles St. and then left to Cathedral St. Then
directions are as above.

Additional directions, details, and a Google Maps link are here:

http://www.esb.org/about_directions.php .

Parking:

Valet parking is available for $10 (with ESB validation) at the Peabody
Court Hotel across Cathedral St. or in the Walters Art Museum lot for $8 at
Cathedral and Centre St.

Thank you for your attention,

The BACM Executive Committee
     Craig Holcomb, Chair
     William Edelstein, Vice Chair
     Roy Albin, Secretary
     Jason Pyeron, Treasurer
     Emil Volcheck, Past Chair


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