The first rule of most regular, professional meetings is to set the date for the next meeting.
So can you guess what our first report from San Francisco regarding GDC 2009 is? That's right, dates for the next Game Developers Conference.
Materials on show at the event today, which officially opens tomorrow, provide the details for next year's event.
So, get your diaries out: GDC 2010 takes place from March 9th to 13th, once again in San Francisco at the Moscone Convention Center.
The Develop team is out in force at this year's event, posting all the latest news, interviews and reports of all the big announcements, keynotes, sessions and more.