Sunday, October 18, 2009

China trip for ACM Multimedia 2009

My first blog on my 1-week guest slot on SoC blog... Pretty cool, am in the middle of finishing up preperations for the trip to ACM MM in Beijing from 20-23 October. Poster done.. check, Visa done.. check, Visa done for the right country ... check :), Renmibi... check, hotel booking... check, was it messy.. yeah !! Found local contacts in Beijing.. check, Bought Lonely planet.. check, Learnt to say "Thank you", "Sorry" and ask for the way to a toilet... check. Am looking forward to meeting some interesting people, hear them talk and get a feel of Beijing and its people. Will keep the blog posted on anything interesting...