Great news! In a strange way. Perhaps we could encourage the people that
are not accepted to make videos of their submissions by going to local
universities and asking if they can do a talk there?
Would be an interesting way of promoting D and getting more video media
onto the internet about D.
On Mon, Feb 17, 2014 at 3:55 AM, Andrei Alexandrescu <
> Walter and I are hard at work on reviewing DConf 2014 submissions.
> We'd like to thank all of you who have submitted. There is not even one
> submission that we found sub-par or unacceptable.
> That said, the sheer numbers force us to make hard decisions. Although
> each and every talk is of interest to the community, simple math tells us
> the acceptance rate will be under 50%.
> So we'd like to thank all of our submitters and congratulate them for a
> great job. Please bear with us as we'll need to turn down about half of you.