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Wayne Piekarski <[log in to unmask]>
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Wayne Piekarski <[log in to unmask]>
Mon, 9 Sep 2002 09:45:30 +0930
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Dear Colleague:

On behalf of the Local Organizing Committee for ISWC-2002, I would like to
invite you to attend the International Symposium on Wearable Computers
(ISWC), sponsored by the IEEE Computer Society. We are excited about this
year's conference and encourage you to take advantage of the early
registration fee before September 13.

Conference Highlights
*  tutorials  * formal paper presentations  *  posters  *  keynote talks
*  case studies  *  exhibition  *  demonstrations/reception  *  fashion show
*  gadget show
*  published Proceedings (CD-ROM format) distributed at the conference

To qualify for advance registration discounts, your registration form and
payment must be received by 5pm Eastern Time, Friday, 13 September 2002. The
IEEE ISWC on-line registration form is available at:

Conference registration includes a copy of the conference proceedings,
admission to the technical sessions, exhibits, fashion and gadget shows,
demonstration session/reception, and daily refreshment breaks. Tutorial
registration is in addition to regular conference registration.

A total of 52 papers will be presented including 3 keynote talks, 21 regular
paper presentations and 18 poster presentations. In addition, four 1/2-day
tutorials are scheduled for Monday, October 7, and afternoon case studies
will be presented on Wednesday and Thursday, October 9 and 10. ISWC is
hosting a fashion show for the first time this year.  On Tuesday evening,
attendees are invited to participate the the demonstration session. This
will be a great opportunity for a hands-on update about the latest equipment
and devices while enjoying some northwest microbrews. Coffee breaks will be
held in the exhibit area. (Companies interested in participating as an
exhibitor should contact Eric Seibel, Exhibits Chair,
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Who Should Attend
Researchers, product vendors, fashion designers, textile manufacturers,
users, and all interested parties to share information and advances in
wearable computing.

We look forward to seeing you in Seattle for ISWC 2002!

With best regards.

Mark Billinghurst
ISWC 2002 General Chair

ISWC Committee Chairs
General Chair:  Mark Billinghurst - [log in to unmask]
Program Co-Chair:  Bruce Thomas - [log in to unmask]
Program Co-Chair:  Mark Smith - [log in to unmask]
Local Arrangements Chair:  Suzanne Weghorst - [log in to unmask]
Exhibits Chair:  Eric Seibel - [log in to unmask]
Demonstrations Chair:  Yohan Baillot - [log in to unmask]
Industry Relations:  Chandra Narayanaswami - [log in to unmask]
Publicity Chair:  Wayne Piekarski - [log in to unmask]
Publication Chair:  Kiyoshi Kiyokawa - [log in to unmask]
Finance Chair:  Paul Jackson - [log in to unmask]

Wayne Piekarski - PhD Researcher / Lecturer      pho:        +61-8-8302-3669
                                                 fax:        +61-8-8302-3381
Tinmith Project - Wearable Computer Lab          mob:           0407-395-889
Advanced Computing Research Centre               ema:  [log in to unmask]
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