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    Problem is @john (now what was your real name again ? ) is that some people's names are completely unknown to me so there is no connection to be made!

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    There is the same problem with twitter as well. A few years ago one friend booked two badges, the second one with his twitter ID ... and so people were able to connect Drew to @ digitalmaverick ... the next year some folk had their twitter IDs on t-shirts.

    There are extreme cases when people resort to becoming their avatar (Facepaint Friday!!!! must poke @Domino to bring along the kit!)
    Last edited by GrumbleDook; 12th January 2013 at 10:17 PM.

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    Some would say that I don't need facepaint to be my avatar

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    Quote Originally Posted by rickjames View Post
    Will be attending for a day, first time and all. Will there be pizza?
    No pizza we're all grown up now. If you're lucky the Smoothies will have sweets and cakes.

    Quote Originally Posted by stevehill06 View Post
    Any idea what stand is Edugeek this time?
    The fun corner of B290.

    Quote Originally Posted by elsiegee40 View Post
    He's my "apprentice" And he's only been once so far, but will be attending again this year.

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    And he does work for me in the holidays. He's quite a handy junior tech
    ^ I read that as 6th former abuse.

    Quote Originally Posted by bossman View Post
    Well that is me booked up at the Novotel London Excel for 2 nights and return flight with BA, have had to book a taxi to the hotel as I can only get a flight to London Heathrow from Newcastle at the time specific to my requirements.

    School has paid obviously

    See all you IT bad boys n girls down there.
    Oooh Novotel - that's expensive. You can host us in the bar for a few hours. C U there

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    Quote Originally Posted by vikpaw View Post

    ^ I read that as 6th former abuse.
    @vikpaw... he's been my apprentice since long before he went into sixth form. He doesn't regard it as abuse. Somehow I see IT as being his career choice!

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    Quote Originally Posted by elsiegee40 View Post
    @vikpaw... he's been my apprentice since long before he went into sixth form. He doesn't regard it as abuse. Somehow I see IT as being his career choice!
    very punny

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    Maybe the stand needs a 'demo' label printer to spit out handy stickers with avatar and username.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SYNACK View Post
    Maybe the stand needs a 'demo' label printer to spit out handy stickers with avatar and username.
    .. and you need to find a way to convince your school that a trip to BETT would be good for them!

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    I went last year and signed the poster
    this year the boss, deputy and ICT curric manager are coming with.
    I would grumble but shes paid for first class train

    Question, are you guys selling Merchandise at your stand?
    Last edited by Mullaney18; 13th January 2013 at 08:22 PM. Reason: Appaling Englisch

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    I'll be down just for the Wednesday. Good call on the ExCel else id have turned up at Olympia.

    whats everyone looking at this year?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mullaney18 View Post
    I went last year and signed the poster
    Same here. I wonder if I'll get another "YOU'RE X-13?!"


    Also... 3 DAYS OFF OF WORK! I get to go ALL the days.

    Hopefully we have our IT meeting before BETT, that way I know what I'm looking for.

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    I think people know what i look like now! lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    Same here. I wonder if I'll get another "YOU'RE X-13?!"
    If I remember correctly I was manning the fort when you came to sign the poster last year

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    Quote Originally Posted by Little-Miss View Post
    I think people know what i look like now! lol
    Cute and fluffy with a timeless sound track ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Soulfish View Post
    If I remember correctly I was manning the fort when you came to sign the poster last year
    Indeed.

    TBH, when [someone] turned up and you started chatting to them while in the middle of saying hey, I was all 0_0 then wandered off...

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