Balisage 2008 Markup Conference
Complete Balisage 2008 Program Announced
Rockville, Maryland. The complete program is now available, including peer reviewed papers, late-breaking news, and first-person opinion papers.
Balisage 2008: The Markup Conference
Held in Montréal from 12 to 15 August, 2008)
The International Symposium on Versioning XML Vocabularies and Systems
Held in the same location on Monday 11 August, 2008
Topics include languages and processes for manipulating XML, the Semantic Web and semantically-based document markup, resource-oriented architectures, ontology design, schema mashups, constraint management, real-time generation of topic maps, secure publishing for social networks, managing overlapping annotations over the same primary data, the social limitation of interoperability in digital libraries, implementation of XSD 1.1 conditional-type assignment, and a host of others.
Speakers from the business and government include: BEA Systems, IBM, INRIA, Intel, Red Hat, SAIC, Sun, the World Wide Web Consortium, and the Y-12 National Security Complex. Academic speakers include representatives of Acadia University, the University of Bielefeld, the University of Bologna, Brown University, the University of Illinois, the University of Pittsburgh, and the University of Ottawa.
Balisage 2008: The Markup Conference is produced by Mulberry Technologies of Rockville, Maryland (http://www.mulberrytech.com/), and co-sponsored by the DC XML Users Group (http://www.eccnet.com/xmlug/).
Registration discounts are available to members of co-sponsors and employees of members. The deadline for advance registration is 1-August-2008; advance registration saves $75 over on-site registration.
More details can be found at:
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Prepared by Robin Cover for The XML Cover Pages archive. See details in the news story "Balisage 2008 Conference in Montréal Continues Extreme Markup Tradition."