Is this going to be your first time to BrainShare? If so, the BrainShare team has just posted a great page (http://bit.ly/bsfresh) to help first-time BrainShare attendees make the most of their experience. Check it out and then post your questions on the Forum (http://bit.ly/bsforum) to see what some of the old timers have to add.
Disclaimer: As with everything else at NetIQ Cool Solutions, this content is definitely not supported by NetIQ, so Customer Support will not be able to help you if it has any adverse effect on your environment. It just worked for at least one person, and perhaps it will be useful for you too. Be sure to test in a non-production environment.