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Call for Tutorials Proposals

The submission system for tutorial proposals is now closed.

Proposal submission deadline: November 27, 2006
Proposal notification: January 8, 2007

Tutorial proposals are desired for both half-day and full-day sessions on topics of current and ongoing relevance to Web design, services, operation, use, and evaluation. Known areas of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • XML technologies
  • Web Applications and Services Development
  • Web Engineering
  • Web-based Collaboration and Communication Technologies
  • Usability/Interface Design
  • Web Metrics
  • Web Mining
  • The Role of Grid Computing in Web Services and Applications
  • Information Architecture
  • Graphics and Multimedia
  • E-commerce and E-payments
  • Server and Client-Side Scripting
  • Mobile Systems
  • Internationalization
  • Open Software Development
  • Security and Privacy
  • Semantic Web Technologies
  • SOAP
  • Web Search
  • Web Accessibility
  • Web-based Education
  • Metadata/Information Retrieval

Other topics expected to be of special interest and relevance at the time of WWW2007 are also encouraged.


All tutorial proposals must include:

  • Tutorial title;
  • Presenter contact information;
  • Aims/Learning objectives;
  • Duration (half or full day; if full day, could it scaled to half-day if necessary?);
  • Scope (general topic area);
  • Relevance to WWW2007 attendees;
  • Keywords;
  • Target audience;
  • Prerequisite knowledge of audience;
  • Tutorial abstract (1-2 paragraphs suitable for inclusion in conference registration materials);
  • Full description (1-2 pages to be used for evaluation);
  • Tutorial history;
  • Presenter biography;
  • Relevant references;

Tutorial proposals should be submitted in PDF using the WWW2007 submission site (http://www.easychair.org/WWW2007). Do not use the two-column style, instead use a simple one-column style on letter-sized paper. Preliminary inquiries can be sent to www2007tutorials@iw3c2.org.

Track Chair: Marc Najork (Microsoft, USA)

Deputy Chair: Aya Soffer (IBM Haifa, Israel)

Program Committee:

  • Daniel Appelquist (Vodaphone, UK)
  • Ricardo Baeza-Yates (Yahoo!, Spain)
  • David Carmel (IBM, Israel)
  • Fred Douglis (IBM, USA)
  • Piero Fraternali (University of Milan, Italy)
  • Martin Gaedke (University of Karlsruhe, Germany)
  • Carole Goble (University of Manchester, UK)
  • Ian Horrocks (University of Manchester, UK)
  • Bing Liu (University of Illinois Chicago, USA)
  • Wei-Ying Ma (Microsoft, China)
  • Lloyd Rutledge (CWI, Netherlands)
  • Massimo Santini (University of Milan, Italy)
  • Steffen Staab (University of Koblenz, Germany)
  • Dan Suciu (University of Washington, USA)
  • Terry Winograd (Stanford University, USA)