On the topic of “summits”…

Kernel hacker Dave Jones has this to say:

What’s wrong with the word “meeting” ?
Why does everything have to be a ‘summit’ these days? Even if its just a handful of people?

The need to make things sound more grandiose than they are bothers me.

.. and don’t get me started on the absurdity of ‘mini-summit’.

I can only say: