Re: Remote only meetings? [Re: Concerns about Singapore]

Yoav Nir <ynir.ietf@gmail.com> Wed, 13 April 2016 11:31 UTC

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Subject: Re: Remote only meetings? [Re: Concerns about Singapore]
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> On 13 Apr 2016, at 5:08 AM, Brian E Carpenter <brian.e.carpenter@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Cherry-picking a few points:
> On 13/04/2016 00:46, Rich Kulawiec wrote:
> ...
>> And the difficulties/expense of travel are only going to get worse
>> for the forseeable future: they're not going to get better.
> 
> That is indisputable.

OK, I’ll bite. 

Expense goes up and down with the price of oil, competition, regulation and a zillion other factors. 

Difficulty?  Why do you think that is getting worse?  There was an increase in hassle shortly after 9/11, but I haven’t experienced any greater difficulties now as opposed to 10 years ago. Why do you think it’s set to become more difficult?

Yoav