The eighth annual ChiliPLoP
features "hot topics" for experienced folks to gather and tackle issues.
Participants must choose one hot topic and register with the workshop organizer.
How do you do this? Simply write them an email requesting you be included in
their Hot Topic discussion. If you are accepted, you will receive an email with
the registration link.
is a wonderful month in Arizona. Daytime highs in Carefree are typically
in the 70s F.(21 C.) while nighttime lows are in the low 50s F. (10 C.). The
desert is blooming "and the skies are not cloudy all day!"
ChiliPLoP will be held at the Lutheran Retreat Center in Carefree, about an hour
northeast of Phoenix, from Tuesday PM, March 22, through Friday noon, March 25.
We have driving directions online!
Check out the
Transportation Wiki to
find others who want to car pool or share a Super Shuttle for ChiliPLoP.
Fees for conference attendees:
$600 (double occupancy) ˜ $700 after 2/15/2005
$750 (single occupancy) ˜ $860 after 2/15/2005
The fee covers all conference costs, meals, three nights' lodging at the
Lutheran Retreat Center, evening refreshments, and activities. We will be
happy to arrange Super Shuttle transportation to the airport at the end of the
conference, but the cost will be the participant's.
The cost for each guest accompanying a registrant is $300 for the conference
period. Children 5 and under are free. This includes all meals, taxes, and
March is a great time to explore Arizona, and there are many wonderful places
within easy distance from Carefree. Consider bringing your family or companion
with you to have fun in the sun while you are hard at work. Or, less selflessly,
consider extending your stay by arriving early or staying late so you, too, can
relax and enjoy a short vacation.
Please do not contact the Lutheran Retreat Center for information about
the conference, instead, please contact
Eugene Wallingford or
Conference Chair: Rick Mercer
Program Chair: Eugene
Note: PLoP is a trademark of The Hillside Group, Inc.