IIUG Alert - Special Issue
August 16, 2002

Other Issues

Informix Conference and IIUG Election Update

Welcome to this International Informix Users Group (IIUG) Alert! It contains urgent information for the IBM Informix community.


  1. Informix User Conference - We Want You There!
  2. 2003 IIUG Board Elections - Please Choose Your Representatives
  3. Closing and Credits

Informix User Conference - We Want You There!

So how many times will we pester you to attend the upcoming Informix User Conference? The answer: Just enough to ensure that you don't miss this opportunity to connect face to face with IBM Data Management execs and IIUG leaders and learn how to make the best use of your database investment.

Regular pricing is US$1845 to attend the full 4.5-day conference, or US$1395 for the 3-day Conference. As an IIUG member, you will have a $150 discount. And these prices include access to all sessions during the concurrent DB2 and Business Intelligence Technical Conference.

Informix User Conference
9-13 September 2002
Anaheim, California

To learn more about IIUG events and participation in IUC'02, please visit

And if you want a colleague to take advantage of IIUG's benefits such as the member discount for IUC'02, please remember our Referral Program:

2003 IIUG Board Elections - Please Choose Your Representatives

The International Informix Users Group 2003 Board of Directors elections officially started on 1 August 2002 and will run through midnight US Eastern, GMT-0400, 21 August 2002.

This is a democratic process whereby the 11 candidates who obtain the most votes and confirm their interest to serve will be confirmed as elected. To contain potential conflicts of interest, votes are automatically tallied and manually validated by members of the IIUG Nominating Committee who are not standing for election.

All IIUG members who joined prior to midnight US Eastern, GMT-0400, 26 July 2002 (IIUG member numbers prior to 18297) are eligible to select their choice of 11 candidates and cast a single and unchangeable ballot online via the IIUG Member Area at

A list of the candidates along with their election addresses is available at and from within the ballot in order to enable an educated and thoughtful vote.

Closing and Credits

The International Informix Users Group (IIUG) is an organization designed to enhance communications between IBM and its worldwide user community. IIUG now exceeds 15,000 members and enjoys the support and commitment of IBM's Data Management division. Key programs include local user groups and special interest groups, which we promote and assist from launch through growth.

Sources: IIUG Board of Directors
Editors: Fred Hubbard and David Smith, IIUG Board of Directors

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