Jeff Jarvis: “Too many conferences suck.”

Robert Scoble: “But, wanna do a 1,000 attendee conference? Costs per attendee start going up exponentially.” Apparently the problem is that the big convention centers rip you off, charging $1000 for an urn of coffee.

About the author.

In 2000 I co-founded Fog Creek Software, where we created lots of cool things like the FogBugz bug tracker, Trello, and Glitch. I also worked with Jeff Atwood to create Stack Overflow and served as CEO of Stack Overflow from 2010-2019. Today I serve as the chairman of the board for Stack Overflow, Glitch, and HASH.