And on a more cheerful note, I heard that Jake and Roger gave a really excellent talk about Tor at this year's CCC.
In October I attended an FBI conference, as part of my work to try to keep Tor on good relations with law enforcement.
Jake, Mike, Karsten, Sebastian, and I attended Hacking at Random last week in The Netherlands.
In early January after 24C3, I travelled to Stuttgart to meet with the police there. I spoke to about 30 or 40 investigators.