North American Plone Symposium 2008

International Seafood Festival Weekend — Downtown New Orleans — Plone Symposium 2008

The New Orleans Plone Symposium is a Plone mini-conference and is limited to 125 persons. The goal is to summarize the development and deployment experience of the veterans and pass those on to conference attendees. Save hundreds or hours of experimentation and learn the best practices from the pros.


When: June 2-6, 2008

  • June 2-3: Plone Bootcamp training sessions
  • June 4-5: Symposium sessions
  • June 6: Follow-up Plone strategic planning workshop

Where: New Orleans, Louisiana, at the Astor Crowne Plaza

Hotel Reservations: You can book your hotel by calling the Astor Crowne Plaza at:

     Ph: +1  866-750-4202
Remember to say you are with the "Plone Symposium" to get the $139 USD rate per night - rate valid through May 15th.

Highlights So Far

 The Plone Founders — Alexander Limi and Alan Runyan

 Chris Rose — Pulitzer prize news correspondent keynoting

 Lectures by software developers instrumental in the development of Plone. Learn from their experience in an intimate environment where you can find information you need to know.  See the Talks page for details.


How Much?

  • June 2-3: 
  • June 4-5:
    • $350 for Wed & Thu symposium sessions

For payment methods other than credit card, please contact:

Toby Roberts (
713-942-2377 x112
Enfold Systems, Inc.
4617 Montrose Blvd, Suite C215
Houston, TX 77006

  • June 6:  FREE! - Plone Strategic Planning


Conference Schedule & General Information

Training: 2 days

Talks: 2 tracks, 2 days

Planning: 1 day

The third New Orleans Plone symposium is dedicated to users, developers, and other people interested in the Plone platform. Plone has attracted tens of thousands of users, and now we meet to discuss our experiences with Plone, and its supporting technologies, Zope and Python.

Each attendee will get one free Plone Symposium T-Shirt.

Beverages and snacks provided at conference location

Symposium night parties

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Suggested accomodations

Travel directions

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