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ACCESS '98 Program

  Thursday Oct 1 - Opening Reception
 

7:00-9:00 p.m.

Wine and Cheese Reception / Early Bird Registration
William Pascoe Room, Delta Bessborough Hotel

free to all Access '98 delegates

 

  Friday Oct 2 - Integrated Systems and Local Infrastructure
 

7:30-8:30

Registration / Continental Breakfast

 

 

8:30-8:45

Welcome, Announcements, Introduction of Keynote Speaker
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

 

 

8:45-9:45

Keynote Speaker
sponsored by: The B.C. Electronic Library Network
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Roy Tennant

 

9:45-10:15

..coffee..

 

 

10:15-11:30

Planning for Sustainable Desktop Computing
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Network Computers - Performance Benchmarking, Net PC's, Citrix Winframe, MS Hydra, and more...
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Bob Kavanagh

     

Alan Darnell

 

11:30-12:00

Library Intranets
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Peter Scott,
Darryl Friesen

 

12:00-1:00

..lunch..

 

 

1:00-1:45

Z39.50: The Past, Present and Future
Presentation: HTML

Slavko Manojlovich

 

1:45-2:30

Browsers and Editors
Presentation: HTML

Thomas Dowling

 

2:30-3:15

The Role of Libraries and Librarians in Organizing the Web
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Terry Noreault

 

3:15-3:45

..coffee..

 

 

3:45-5:15

Integrated Systems Vendor Panel
Convener: Jane Beaumont

Arnald Desrochers, Gaylord
Carl Grant, Ameritech
Greg Hathorn, Sirsi
Andre Hudon, Geac
Cindy Miller, Endeavor
Leslie Straus, Innovative
 

5:15

..adjourn..

 

 

  Saturday Oct 3 - Electronic Publishing and Digital Libraries
 

7:30 - 8:30

Breakfast on your own / Registration

 

 

8:30-9:30

Databases Vendor Panel

Boivin Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML


Herzog Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML


Johnson Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML


Rhind-Tutt Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Daniel Boivin, OCLC
Barbara Herzog, SilverPlatter
Dana Johnson, OVID
Stephen Rhind-Tutt, Chadwyck-Healey

 

9:30-10:15

Integrating Weblinks in the OPAC: The need for Seams and Standards

Marty Rosen

 

10:15-10:45

..coffee..

 

 

10:45-11:30

Internet Coding Standards HTML 4.0, SGML, XML, etc.
Presentation: HTML

Tim Bray

 

11:30-12:15

Web to Database Development Tools
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Frank Cervone

 

12:15-1:15

..lunch..

 

 

1:15-2:15

Information Architecture for the World Wide Web
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Louis Rosenfeld

 

2:15-3:00

Java Applications
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Ron Davies

 

3:00-3:30

..coffee..

 

 

3:30-4:30

Digital Libraries

Tennant Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Sloan Presentation: HTML

Roy Tennant,
Steve Sloan

 

4:30-5:30

Library Showcase: Innovative developments in Canadian libraries

Convenor:
David Fox

 

5:30

..adjourn..

 

 

7:00-10:00

Banquet - Willows Golf and Country Club

 

 

  Sunday Oct 4 - The Internet
 

7:30-8:30

Breakfast on your own

 

 

8:30-9:30

Feature Presentation: State of the Internet
sponsored by: CLA Emerging Technologies Interest Group

Clifford Lynch

 

9:30-10:15

Authentication and Security
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

George Machovec

 

10:15-10:45

..coffee..

 

 

10:45-12:30

Web search engines
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Search Engines
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Northern Light
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Greg Notess


Rich Wiggins


Joyce Ward

 

12:30-1:30

..lunch..

 

 

1:30-2:15

Consortium Licensing of Electronic Information Resources - The Ontario Experience
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Warren Holder

 

2:15-3:00

Privacy, Censorship, and the Law
Presentation: HTML

Valerie Steeves

 

3:00-3:30

Conference Summary
Presentation: PowerPoint or HTML

Jane Beaumont

 

3:30-3:45

Presentation of door prizes

 

 

3:45

..adjourn..