Subject: [xsl] Balisage 2009 Program Announced|
From: B Tommie Usdin <btusdin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 1 Jun 2009 14:47:29 -0400
Rockville, Maryland. The organizing committee has released the program for "Balisage 2009: The Markup Conference" to be held in Montreal from 11 to 14 August, 2009.
The program can be found in two forms: Schedule at a Glance: http://www.balisage.net/2009/At-A-Glance.html Detailed program: http://www.balisage.net/2009/Program.html
Topics include: design of tools for writing XML and ways to hide XML from authors; XML processing pipelines; encoding multiple versions of documents, theory of document versioning, and change management in a complex XML environment; creating XSD schemas from UML; linking, namespaces, vocabularies, and a variety of XML-related specifications including Schematron, XSLT, XPath, & XForms and a host of others. Several slots have been left open for late-breaking news.
Speakers from business and government include representatives of: Appolux, Mark Logic, Saxonica, National Archives and Records Adminstration, Mulberry Technologies, Electronic Commerce Connection, Black Mesa Technologies, Ramsey Systems, XML Solutions, Informing Healthcare (NHS Wales), Xerox Research Centre Europe, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Fujitsu America, Document Engineering Services, and Oracle.
Speakers from the academic world include people from: Universiti de Montrial, W3C, University of Bergen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Bielefeld University, Technische Universitdt M|nchen, Institute for the German Language (Mannheim), University of Bologna, University of Applied Sciences Potsdam, Jacobs University Bremen , Universiti de Lyon , Queensland University of Technology, Acadia University, University of Warsaw, and University College Cork.
Balisage 2009: The Markup Conference is produced by Mulberry Technologies, Inc. of Rockville, Maryland (http://www.mulberrytech.com/),
- the World Wide Web Consortium (http://www.w3.org/) - the XML Guild (http://xmlguild.org/) - W3 Quebec (http://www.w3qc.org/) - OASIS (Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards, http://www.oasis-open.org/) - the TEI Consortium (http://www.tei-c.org/) - the Philadelphia XML Users Group (http://www.xmlphilly.org/) - the DC XML Users Group (http://www.eccnet.com/xmlug/)
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