Australian Computer Society

ACS Canberra Branch Conference 1995

Information Highway: from Hypertext to Multimedia on the Internet - advanced tools and techniques

Program as at 12 May 1995

13 May 1995 - National Convention Centre - In conjunction with the Australian Science Festival


8:30 - 8:55am Registration
9:00 - 9:15am Conference opening by Andy Peyton, Chair ACS Canberra Branch
9:15 - 9:45am Keynote address " Internet in Government" by Ian Barndt, Convenor of the Commonwealth Internet Reference Group, DoF
9:45 -10:00am Getting the Bugs into the Web | Slides, Tony Boston, Database and On-line Systems Manager, Environmental Resources Information Network
10:00-10:30am Morning Tea & Demonstrations
10:30-11:00am Commonwealth Libraries case study: access & use of Internet, Roxanne Missingham, Assistant Director, Information Resources Section, Health Houses and Community Services
11:00-11:15am Internet Multimedia in University Education | Slides, Penny Collings, University of Canberra
11:13-11:40am Using the Internet to benefit rural Australia, David H White, Roger Bradbury and Kim Malafant, Bureau of Resource Sciences
11:40-12:00 Defence Web, Tom Worthington, Deputy Director Information Management, Department of Defence
12:00-12:15pm Australian Whole-of-Government Internet Information, Kerry Webb, National Library of Australia
12:15- 1:15pm Lunch: "feed the speakers" at Glebe Park
1:15 - 1:45pm The Web for IT Consultants, John Larocque
1:45 - 2:15pm Matilda in Cyberspace", Tony Barry, Head of the ANU Centre for Scholarly Access to Networked Information
2:15 - 2:45pm Development of ACS-link, Peter Talty, National ACS-link Co-ordinator
2:45 - 3:15pm Afternoon Tea and Demonstrations
3:15 - 4:15pm Multiskilling IT Professionals, Panel Session, Chaired by Professor Errol Martin, University of Canberra
4:15 - 4:30pm Chair's closing address: "From Arcadia to Zeus: my first year on the Web" | Slides, Tom Worthington