AvatarMeet 2016: Survey Results and New Location
Irayo nìtxan to everyone who took
time to fill in the survey for AvatarMeet 2016. It is much
appreciated and given us a good information. If you have not seen
already, Cirque du Soleil
have announced that they have found an alternative location to Raleigh
for the show, on the same dates. That new location is Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
This has opened up a number of options for the meet up as you will read
below, including a summary of the results from the survey.
Survey Results Are In:
We had a total of 32 respondents to the
survey. Irayo to everyone who took the time to fill in the survey
in such a short time frame. This information, along with the
helpful comments, have guided the planning team. Below is a summary of
Q1: Were you going to attend the original AvatarMeet 2016 in Raleigh?
No - 16% (5)
No, but I would have if the dates had been different - 3% (1)
Yes, but I still needed to book travel and hotel - 50% (16)
Yes and I had booked my travel and hotel - 25% (8 )
Undecided - 6% (2)
Q2: What are your preferences regarding the meet up in Raleigh?
Hold the meet up in Raleigh anyway - 6% (2)
Move it to an alternative location to view the Cirque du Soleil show - 72% (23)
Move it to an alternative location, not bothered about the Cirque du Soleil show - 16% (5)
I will not be able to attend now due to the additional expense - 6% (2)
Cancel the meet up for this year - 0% (0)
Q3: Alternative Location preferences
As you can see from the results there is a strong preference to see the
Cirque du Soleil show at an alternative location. That location
being Denver, followed by Chicago.
However, with Pittsburgh being announced by Cirque du Soleil this has
introduced a number of possibilities, for which we urgently need your
input. See below.
Location, Location, Location
The planning team have identified three possibilities for the meet up. They are:
In order to help the planning team forge ahead we need you to answer another short survey
Please can you complete the survey by the
end of Saturday April 30th to allow the planning team to review the
results over the weekend. Irayo nìtxan.
- Go to Pittsburgh on the dates of the original meet up (June 22nd - 26th)
- Go to Denver (July 20th - 24th)
- Holds two separate mini-meets in both Pittsburgh and Denver