ITT VIS will be having a [user group meeting at AGU]( again this year. From the invite:

> Share your feedback with the IDL team and
> 1. Learn about the updates included in the IDL 8.0.1 release
> 2. See examples using the new features in IDL 8.0 and IDL 8.0.1
> 3. Hear how ITT VIS is addressing key feedback on IDL 8.0
> 4. Learn about what’s coming in IDL 8.1

It's Wed Dec 15, 5-7 pm at the Marriott Marquis. I'll have another post about AGU activities later, but I'll definitely be at the user group meeting.