Re-upping my privacy-related question for Abstractions -- if attendance requires an NFC wristband, which participants are asked to not remove when they go home for the night between conference days, please update your FAQ & privacy policy to reflect that.

A more comprehensive blog post on the current RFID wristband policy, and privacy/health/safety/ inclusivity concerns that Abstractions II should address, from

Organizers, I know some of you, we've had good chats - what's up?

Organizers have updated their privacy policy and wristband-wearing requirements: &

This is somewhat better! Glad for the change. Hope they'll update the FAQ & ticket sales page too.


@brainwane my rule of thumb re wristbands:

I should not have to break my thumb at the end of the day to take it off so I can sleep.

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