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     The Eighth International ACM Hypertext Conference
                      Hypertext 97
             Southampton UK, April 6-11 1997

              *  2nd CALL FOR REGISTRATION *
                   *  REGISTER NOW! *
In order to get the early registration rate, you must
register with us (fill in our form on the Web) before
**March 4th** (note - we have extended this by 4 days!)
Anyone who registers by this date, and pays before 
the conference will be entitled to the discount.

The Web site now has the full programme of papers, panels,
short papers, and workshops. Posters and demos will follow
shortly. There is also an excellent list of tutorial courses.

Southampton is proud to host the conference on the 10th
anniversery of this milestone event, and to invite you to
join us for some "SERIOUS FUN" in April!

Please note that the ALL IN PRICE includes ACCOMMODATION,
MEALS and SOCIAL EVENTS as well as the main conference. 
This is intended to be an affordable conference!

Hypertext 97 Highlights
*** Joint plenary sessions with WWW6 via video-conference

*** Lively programme of state-of-the-art research papers
    on topics as diverse as Web technologies and hypertext
    rhetoric and criticism

*** Workshops and tutorials led by leading researchers and
    practitioners in hypertext and hypermedia

*** Key note Speakers: John B Smith (who hosted the first 
    Hypertext conference) and Cathy Marshall (Xerox PARC).
    After dinner speaker, Ted Nelson.

*** Conference dinner aboard HMS Warrior, in Portsmouth's
    historic Royal Naval Dockyard

Premiere sponsors are The ACM, SIGLINK and the Department of
Electronics and Computer Science at the University of

Associate Sponsors are the British Computer Society, Eastgate
Systems Inc., The Electronic Daily Telegraph, Hunterskill 
Howard PLC, GI, Multicosm Ltd, PAC and Southampton City Council. 

Pricing Summary
This conference is LESS EXPENSIVE than you may think! There is an
ALL INCLUSIVE price for Hypertext 97 Main Conference.  (April 9th
- April 11th)

Early Registration for ACM/SIG members:         435 UK pounds
Early Registration for Non-ACM/SIG members:     495 UK pounds
Early Registration for Students:                250 UK pounds

in student hall of residence, LUNCH, EVENING MEALS and the

*** There are still a few spaces for Student Volunteers, who will
    get in free: see 

Full details of prices for students, late registrations, daily
rates, plus tutorials and workshops, can be found on the Web site

A note to our US colleagues: you can probably fly from an airport
near you to London for less than it costs to do an internal
flight in the US. Check it out!

    GO TO   NOW to register

Program for Hypertext 97

Session 1A - Open hypermedia systems
E. James Whitehead, Jr.
An Architectural Model for Application Integration in Open
Hypermedia Environments

Uffe Kock Wiil and John J. Leggett
HyperDisco: Collaborative Authoring and Internet Distribution

Session 1B
Panel: Hypertext/Hypermedia in Organizational Memory Systems
Moderators: Norbert A. Streitz and Guy Boy

Session 2A Hypertext rhetorics
Loss Glazier 
'Our Words Were the Form We Entered':
A Model of World Wide Web Hypertext

David Kolb
A Rhetoric of Regions: Towards a More Complex Connectivity

Session 2B As we might think 
V. Balasubramanian, Alf Bashian, and Daniel Porcher
Industrial Strength Hypermedia using 
Document Management and Web Technologies

Peter J. Nuernberg, John J. Leggett, Erich R. Schneider
As we should have thought

Session 3A Hypertext Design
Franca Garzotto, Luca Mainetti, and Paolo Paolini
Designing Modal Hypermedia Applications

Helen Petrie, Sarah Morley, Peter McNally, Anne-Marie
O'Neill and Dennis Majoe
Initial design and evaluation of an interface to 
hypermedia systems for blind users

Gustavo Rossi, Daniel Schwabe and Alejandra Garrido
Design Reuse in Hypermedia Application Development

Session 3B 
Open slot for last minute activities.

Session 4A Information Retrieval
Gene Golovchinsky
What the Query Told the Link: The integration of hypertext 
and information retrieval

Kyoji Hirata, Sougata Mukherjea, Yusaku Okamura, 
Wen-Syan Li, Yoshinori Hara
Object-based Navigation: An Intuitive Navigation Style for
Content-oriented Integration Environment

Daniel Cunliffe, Carl Taylor and Douglas Tudhope
Query-based Navigation in semantically indexed hypermedia 

Session 4B 
Panel: Do hypermedia still need authors?
Moderator: Mark Bernstein

Session 5A Structure and Spatiality
Marcelo Augusto Santos Turine, Maria Cristina Ferreira
de Oliveira, Paulo Cesar Masiero
Designing Structured Hypertext with HMBS

Weigang Wang and Joerg Haake
Supporting User-defined Activity Spaces

Catherine C. Marshall and Frank M. Shipman III
Spatial Hypertext and the Practice of Information Triage

Session 5B 
Short papers - Hypermedia Design and Applications.
Valery M. Chelnokov and Victoria L. Zephyrova 
Collective Phenomena in Hypertext Networks 
Martin Engebretsen 
Hyper-news: revolution or contradiction? 
Holger Husemann, Jrg Petersen, Christian Kanty, 
Hans-Dieter Kochs, Peter Hase 
An User Adaptive Navigation Metaphor to Connect 
and Rate the Coherence of Terms and Complex Objects 
Licia Calvi and Paul De Bra 
Improving the Usability of Hypertext Courseware
through Adaptive Linking 
J C Bullock & C A Goble 
TourisT - Conceptual Hypermedia Tourist Information 
Brian C. Ladd, Michael V. Capps, P. David Stotts 
WWW: What Cost Simplicity 
Sylvain Frass
A task driven design method and its associated tool
for automatically generating hypertexts 
Corinne Chuat
Using Hypertext for Textual Genetics 
Session 6A WEB Integration and Application
Kaj Grnbk, Niels Olof Bouvin, and Lennert Sloth
Designing Dexter-based hypermedia services for the 
World Wide Web

Kenneth M. Anderson
Integrating Open Hypermedia Systems with the World 
Wide Web

Richard Furuta, Frank M. Shipman, III, 
Catherine C. Marshall, Donald Brenner, Hao-wei Hsieh
Hypertext Paths and the World-Wide Web: Experiences 
with Walden's Paths

Session 6B
Panel: The World Wide Web and Hypertext Research 
Moderator: Helen Ashman

Session 7A Visualization
Chaomei Chen
Structuring and Visualising the WWW by Generalised 
Similarity Analysis

Sougata Mukherjea and Yoshinori Hara
Focus+Context Views of World-Wide Web Nodes

Fernando Das Neves
The Aleph: A tool to spatially represent user 
knowledge about the WWW docuverse

Session 7B 
Short papers on Systems.

Horace Ho-Shing IP, Siu-Lok CHAN 
Hypertext-Assisted Video Indexing and Content-based 
Michael Bieber
A Generic Dynamic-Mapping Wrapper for Open Hypertext 
System Support of Analytical Applications 

Stuart Goose, Jonathan Dale, Wendy Hall and 
David De Roure
Microcosm TNG: A Distributed Architecture to Support 
Reflexive Hypermedia Applications 
Jacco van Ossenbruggen, Lynda Hardman, Lloyd Rutledge 
Style Sheet Support for Hypermedia Documents 
Antoine Rizk, Dale Sutcliffe 
Distributed link service in the Aquarelle project
Gary Hill, Gerard Hutchings, Roger James, Steve Loades, 
Jacques Hale, Mike Hatzopulous
Exploiting Serendipity Amongst Users to Provide 
Support For Hypertext Navigation 


1.Uses of Hypermedia: From Design to the classroom
  George P. Landow, Brown University, Dan Russell, 
  Apple Computers (All day) 

2.The Microcosm Approach to Open Hypermedia; 
  A Technical Overview.
  Hugh Davis and Wendy Hall, University of 
  Southampton (Afternoon) 

3.Systematic Evaluation of Hypermedia Applications
  Franca Garzotto, Politecnico di Milano Paolo Paolini, 
  Politecnico di Milano/University of Lecce (Afternoon)

4.Systematic Design of Hypermedia Applications
  Franca Garzotto, Politecnico di Milano Paolo Paolini,
  Politecnico di Milano/University of Lecce 
  (Full day)

5.Open and Integrated Hypermedia Documentation
  Lloyd Rutledge: Centrum voor Wiskunde en Informatica
  (CWI),Amsterdam (Afternoon)

6.Java for Web-based Application Deployment
  Ian Smith, GVU Center, Georgia Tech. (Morning) 

7.Hypermedia Engineering: Processes for developing 
  large hypermedia systems
  Dr. David Lowe, and A. Prof Athula Ginige, 
  University of Technology, Sydney (All day)


Hypertext '97 Conference Organization ( [log in to unmask] )
Building 16, Electronics and Computer Science,
University of Southampton,             ( Tel: +44 (0)1703 595053 )
Southampton,  SO17 1BJ, U.K.           ( Fax: +44 (0)1703 592865 )