Just a quick note to remind people about an upcoming conference that may be of interest to readers. Spring <br /> will be held March 22 in Athens, OH. This is a one day conference covering a variety of topics. The price (35 bucks) is pretty cheap too. More information from the organizers:

Join us for our fifth annual event. This year the conference will be bigger than ever. 35 sessions to choose from in 7 tracks, plus three hands on sessions! Ben Forta, Adobe's Chief Product Evangelist will be speaking at the General Session Key Note plus, Ben will be back to give a presentation at the Lunchtime Session as well.

Choose from session in the following tracks:
Design & User
Using Tools: Tips & Tricks
ColdFusion, Java, PHP & ActionScript
Maximum Development
Web 2.0: Ajax, Flex & Video
Application Security & Performance
Vendor Showcase
Boot Camp: Beginner Level Hands On

Some of this year's speakers include: Ben Forta, Phillip Kerman, Joseph Lowery, Chris Bate, Rob Gonda, John Cummings, D.Lee Beard, Bob Paquette, Dan Switzer, Bailey Bruce, Doug Ward, Steve Drucker, James Shore, Bryian Winner, Joshua Logsdon, Scott Cantor, Kevin Hoyte, Jeff Carnes, Joel Stanley, Gary Kraeger, more.

We'll have the Vendor Expo where you can meet with the companies that provide the software and services you're looking for! Registration Fee: $35 [includes your lunch]