Paper submission deadline: November 30, 1998 Author notification: February 1, 1999 Paper final version due: March 1, 1999 Conference: May 11-14, 1999
The WWW8 Conference, organized under the auspices of the International World Wide Web Conference Committee (IW3C2) and managed by Foretec Seminars, will consist of refereed technical papers,tutorials, workshops, posters, a W3C track, and a Developer's Day track. Technical papers present original reports of substantive new work in areas that can be theoretical (models, analysis techniques, semantics), empirical (experiments, case studies), or implementation-oriented (new systems, tools, methodologies, user interfaces). Papers should properly place the work within the field, cite related work, and clearly indicate the innovative aspects of the work and its contribution to the development of the WWW. Papers will be refereed by an international Program Committee.
The following is a non-exhaustive list of topics of interest:
caching replication fault tolerance performance monitoring benchmarking multimedia delivery networking issues
novel interfaces multimedia interfaces interfaces for hand-held/mobile devices virtual reality on the web support for collaborative work accessibility issues
Browsers and Tools
browsers authoring tools web site management tools application development tools programming languages
Searching, Querying, and Indexing
information retrieval on the web query mechanisms web/database system interactions
Hypertext and Hypermedia
metadata: XML/XSL, RDF, ... designing documents and sites hyperdocument visualization navigation techniques web models
Electronic Commerce and Security
web transactions charging and payment protocols security
To submit a paper, go to http://witanweb.iit.nrc.ca/www8/
Paper format: Papers should be no longer than 20 pages, with the main body set in a 12-point font. We will accept papers in HTML (browsable by any of The commonly used browsers), PostScript, or PDF formats.
To be placed on the WWW8 announcements mailing list, send an email message to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Whenever appropriate, authors are encouraged to comment on accessibility as it relates to their paper.
- Are the technologies, standards or practices you are discussing accessible to individuals who use alternative display or control systems (e.g., people who have disabilities)?
- For more information please see www.w3.org/WAI/
A note on accessibility issues:
Please send questions and comments to: email@example.com
Updated November 30, 1998