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Title: Register for SVG Open 2003 Conference by June 13
Early registration discounts for the SVG Open 2003 Web Graphics Conference are available until June 13, 2003. This conference, to be held in Vancouver, Canada from July 13-18, 2003, is an opportunity for IT managers, software developers, Web developers, GIS/CAD specialists and others to learn the latest about how to use the World Wide Web Consortium's Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) standard to deliver sophisticated graphical solutions over the Web.
You can find out all about the conference at
including a detailed schedule at http://www.svgopen.org/2003/schedule.do
To take advantage of the early discounts, be sure to register before June 13 at
The conference is hosted by SchemaSoft and the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), with sponsorship by Corel Corporation. It will include courses, presentations, and a product exhibit area, all housed within the modern conference facilities at Westin Bayshore Resort and Marina. The sessions will explore techniques to author, process and use SVG in a variety of areas including data-driven graphics, Web services, content delivery to mobile devices, interactive mapping, computer-aided design (CAD), print publishing, multimedia, user interfaces, business reporting and scientific visualization.
Since 1987, SchemaSoft has been designing and building software applications and components for many of the world's top application vendors. Since the formation of the SVG Working Group in 1998, SchemaSoft has been heavily involved in co-authoring the SVG standard, engaging in SVG-related research, and developing SVG software for clients. More information is available at http://www.schemasoft.com/
ABOUT THE WORLD WIDE WEB CONSORTIUM:
The W3C was created to lead the Web to its full potential by developing common protocols that promote its evolution and ensure its interoperability. It is an international industry consortium jointly run by the MIT Laboratory for Computer Science (MIT LCS) in the USA, the European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics (ERCIM) headquartered in France and Keio University in Japan. Services provided by the Consortium include: the development and testing of Web Standards, a repository of information about the World Wide Web for developers and users, and various prototype and sample applications to demonstrate use of new technology. To date, nearly 450 organizations are members of the Consortium. For more information see http://www.w3.org/
The SVG Open 2003 Organizing Committee
tel: Rose Morris, at (604)682-3404 x105