SGML Open for Business- Seminar


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Date: 27 Aug 1997 14:50:31 GMT
SGML OPEN FOR BUSINESS An Educational Seminar Featuring Management and Implementation Tracks on SGML and XML Co-sponsored by SGML Open and The Northern California SGML Users' Group 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM Wednesday, September 17, 1997 Clarion Hotel, Millbrae, California (near the San Francisco airport) SGML Open for Business is a one-day, educational seminar co-sponsored by SGML Open and the Northern California SGML Users' Group. This unique, dual-track program will provide management and implementation information on SGML and XML, the problems they solve, their applications within information management environments and their potential benefits. **Agenda** 8:00 - 9:00 Registration 9:00 - 9:30 Welcome, Robin Tomlin, SGML Open and Pat O'Sullivan, Intel, NCSGMLUG MANAGEMENT TRACK: 9:30 - 9:45 Introduction to the Session, Robin Tomlin, SGML Open 9:45 - 10:15 The Reuse Revolution, Robin Gellerman, Chrystal Software 10:30 - 11:00 Cost Justifying SGML, Steve Whalen, ArborText Inc.. 11:00 - 11:30 SGML, HTML, XML: A Perspective, Mike Brown, SoftQuad Inc. 11:30 - 12:00 SGML: The 21st Century Schema Language, Michael Vulpe, Infrastructures for Information Inc. 12:00 - 1:00 Lunch, VENDOR SHOWCASE OPENS 1:00 - 1:30 Information Modelling for Document Management: the Key to Successful System Selection and Deployment, Jim Caparelli, Texcel Research 1:30 - 2:00 Using SGML to Facilitate Publishing to the Web, Richard Pasewark, Xyvision, Inc. 2:00 - 2:30 Designing a Structured Authoring System, Karl Best, Adobe Systems IMPLEMENTATION TRACK: 9:30 - 9:45 Introduction to the Session, Carla Corkern, Isogen International 9:45 - 10:15 What Are You Replacing?, Carla Corkern, Isogen International 10:30 - 11:00 The Whirlwind Tour of SGML Implementation, Michael Hahn, Information Architects 11:00 - 11:30 Tools Talk, Pat O'Sullivan, Intel Corporation 11:30 - 12:00 SGML and Graphics: A Discussion, NCSGMLUG Member 12:00 - 1:00 Lunch, VENDOR SHOWCASE OPENS 1:00 - 1:30 DTD-Less, Multiple DTD and Non-DTD Schemas: XML's New Paradigms, Michael Levanthal, Grif 1:30 - 2:00 Managing the SGML Implementation Project, Ruthann Fowler, RAF Communications 2:00 - 2:30 Conversion Strategies: A 'How To' Guide, Eli Willner, Data Conversion Laboratory Return to GENERAL SESSION 2:30 - 3:00 XML: The New Standard for Web Data, Jon Bosak, Sun Microsystems 3:00 - 3:30 Panel Session: Open Question & Answers, Moderator: Pat O'Sullivan, Intel, 12:00 - 6:00 VENDOR SHOWCASE **Vendor Showcase** SGML Open for Business will also feature tabletop displays from leading vendors of SGML and XML products including: Adobe Systems, ArborText, Chrystal Software, Data Conversion Laboratory, Grif, Infrastructures for Information, Inso, Isogen International, SoftQuad, Texcel Research and Xyvision. **Registration** Registration for SGML Open for Business is limited, so please reserve your space early. The seminar fee is $99.00 U.S. Members of the NCSGMLUG or SGML Open qualify for a discounted rate of $39.00.For information on joining SGML Open, send email to: Register online at