Conference Schedule

As always, the conference did not exactly follow the tentative schedule. The following table records the actual times at which each event happened.

21 September 2019

Time Event/Person Description and Notes
7:30 am Registration Register with Bob Prosperi and pick up Conference materials, "Proceedings" (64 GB USB Drive), Programming Contest, etc.
8:15 am Conference starts,
Your registration materials are numbered. Two name labels are included, one for each day. Save the blue ticket to put into the pot for the Sunday door prize drawing. Place any door prizes you donate on the door prize table. See Bob for Trading Corner details.
8:30 am Attendee
Keep short – Name, where from, machines used, etc. <60 seconds.
8:35 am Jeremy Smith Cubic Chess
9:05 am Jim Donnelly Shop Projects Update: Cube Chess, Harmonic Transformer, Cometarium, Genaille-Lucas Rulers for × & ÷, Napier's Bones
10:00 am Break Introduce yourself to a new person.
10:30 am Bob Prosperi New Calculator Announcement
12:20 am Richard Nelson Presentation of Recognition plaques (to Eric Rechlin, Namir Shammas, & Gene Wright)
12:30 am Group Photo Quickly assemble in front of the room. Tall people in the back. Please be extra that sure the camera sees your WHOLE face, not just your eyes.
12:35 pm Lunch Lunch is included and served in place.
1:50 pm Namir Shammas Newton Method Interpolations
2:10 pm Günter Schink Overview of the WP43C
2:35 pm Eric Rechlin My Role as Archivist; or, What's on the HHC USB Drives?
3:25 pm Break Introduce yourself to a second new person.
4:00 pm Jake Schwartz What's New in the PPC Archive DVD
4:15 pm Richard Schwartz % Change, Logarithms, and their interpolation
4:40 pm Bruce Horrocks Impromptu Report from Across the Pond
5:10 pm Break Mingle. Socialize. Hobnob.
6:06 pm Dinner Dinner is included and served in place.
7:00 pm Namir Shammas Multi-Variable Solver
7:15 pm David Ramsey The Nature of Time
7:50 pm Jim Johnson Graphics on the DM42
8:15 pm Richard Nelson RIP, % One Minute Marvels
9:00 pm End of First Day Drag off to bed; we don't start as early on Sunday. A Roman Catholic Mass for HHC attendees will be said early Sunday morning in a hotel room for the faithful and the curious; all are welcome. Ask Richard or Joseph for details.


22 September 2019

Time Event/Person Description and Notes
10:00 am Conference reconvenes Announcements, schedule changes, etc.
10:10 am Bob Prosperi Woodstock Low Power and ConnKit
11:05 pm Break Minglify. Socialize. Hobnoberate.
11:20 am Gene Wright via Skype The Financial Calculators
12:00 pm Lunch Same as yesterday.
1:15 pm Namir Shammas Scout Evolutionary Optimization Method
1:50 pm Joey Shepard DIY Calculators
2:10 pm Thomas Chrapkiewicz 48G Sound
2:30 pm Bruce Horrocks The HP 39g/49g Overhead Projector
3:00 pm Break Ask that last question of your new friends. We are near the end.
3:20 pm Best Speaker Award Attendees vote.
3:40 pm Other Contests
Results judged, winners announced.
3:50 pm Door Prize Drawing Submit your blue ticket and keep your registration number on your proceedings handy. Each person will win at least one prize.
4:25 pm User's Forum General HPUC Q&A. Suggestions for HHC 2020. Are Committee members getting tired? Is this the penultimate HHC? (Asked for financial reasons.)
5:20 pm Conference Concludes After helping clean up the room, have a safe trip home! Join us for breakfast tomorrow morning (usually the next conference is discussed).
6:30 pm Informal post-
conference dinner
Location TBA.
Note: We have the conference room available after dinner if needed.