Wow, $1000 actually isn't too bad. Now I just have to come up with a reason for work to send me there
A few recollections of previous visits: http://rd3d2.spaces.live.com/blog/cns!E8560F926A112380!21243.entry?&_c02_vws=1 .
Not sure if I can make it this time, shame as it would be 10th Anniversary of my first PDC. ( I saw Steve Balmer talking about XML Web Services on the old Microsoft Satelite TV channel and couldn't quite believe it - would be interesting to see that again now!)