It's Conference Time...

From: Lisa Moore (lisam@VNET.IBM.COM)
Date: Wed Jun 21 1995 - 15:10:17 EDT


Registration time for the Seventh International Unicode Conference is
upon us - attached is the conference ad with registration information.

Please share this with as many friends and colleagues as come to mind.
As the "annual event" for the Unicode community, this should really be
an exciting two days - come find out what's happening with Unicode in
operating systems, the Internet, databases, and more...

Register soon, get the early bird special!

Hope to see you in September -


PS Apologies for duplicate postings... Almost certainly there will be

                Seventh International Unicode Conference
                  Multilingual Computing Exhibition

                 September 14-15, 1995, San Jose, CA

The Conference: "Software Globalization"
The Conference brings together leading technical experts on implementing
the Unicode Standard and on software globalization for major operating
systems. Speakers will address related subjects, such as using
Unicode data on the Internet, international typography, and adaptation of
software to cultural parameters.

Discover how companies such as Microsoft, IBM, Sybase, Apple, Novell,
AT&T, Xerox and Lotus are using Unicode as a key enabling technology.
See products that implement the Unicode Standard at the Multilingual
Computing Exhibition.

To keep current with the rapidly evolving technologies of global software,
this Conference is essential!

Managers, engineers, software developers, systems analysts, programmers and
product marketing personnel responsible for the development of software
supporting Unicode/ISO 10646 and also those involved in all aspects of the
globalization of software.

3 tracks packed with 45 presentations in these areas: databases, text
processing, scripts, implementation, compilers, operating systems,
internationalization, code sets and conversions, multilingual environments,
multiscript applications, fonts.

Keynote presentations by:

Kevin Cavanaugh, VP International Product Development, Lotus Dev Inc.
George Wang, Director, China Research Lab, IBM Corp

and papers by:

Glenn Adams, Stonehand, Inc.
Joe Becker, Xerox Corp.
F. Avery Bishop, Microsoft Corp.
Mark Davis, Taligent, Inc.
Peter Edberg, Apple Computer, Inc.
Bill Hall, Novell, Inc.
Ken Lunde, Adobe Systems, Inc.
Mike McKenna, Sybase, Inc.
Teow-Hin Ngair, National University of Singapore
Douglas Val-Ziegler, Xerox Corp.

as well as representatives of:

AT&T, Alis Technologies, Citicorp, DIaLOGIKa, Duke
University, Gamma Productions, Inc., Hewlett-Packard, IBM,
The British Library, Universite' Laval. and University of Zurich.

Exhibits feature a general area for Multilingual Computing and
Internationalization related products as well as a special section
featuring Technology for Unicode.

Hyatt San Jose
1740 North First Street
San Jose, CA 95112-4584

Special Room Rates
Reserve your room before August 13 for the special Conference rate: US $85
single/$95 double. Call the Hyatt San Jose at (408) 993-1234,
or fax (408) 453-0259, and request the Unicode Conference special rate.

Discounted Travel
For travel within the USA and Canada, American Airlines is the official
Conference carrier. For additional 5-10% discounts on travel between
September 11-18, 1995, call American Airlines Meeting Services Desk at
1-800-433-1790 and quote star file # S4295AB.

Attention Exhibitors!
Space is still available. For further information contact -
  Barbara at:
  Tel: 604-983-9157 Fax: 604-983-9158 Email: or
  Seth at:
  Tel: 208-263-8178 Fax: 208-263-6310 Email:


Conference registration includes:
Full two days of sessions, continental breakfast and luncheon on both days,
refreshment breaks, all on-site conference materials, conference
proceedings, entry to exhibit area.

  Unicode Consortium member - $395
    includes employees of Corporate and Associate
    Member companies, and Individual Members
  Non-member -
    Prior to August 14 $450
    After August 14 $495
  Exhibit area only $ 25

  Student rate available upon request.

  To register now complete and return the following information:

  NAME: __________________________________________________

  AFFILIATION: __________________________________________________

  ADDRESS: __________________________________________________

  CITY/STATE: __________________________________________________

  ZIP: __________________________________________________

  TEL: __________________________ FAX: _________________

  E-MAIL: ___________________________________________________

  All rates quoted in US $.

         [ ] Unicode Member $395
         [ ] Non-member before August 14 $450
         [ ] Non-member after August 14 $495
         [ ] Exhibit area only $ 25

  Paid by:

  [ ] Visa [ ] Mastercard [ ] American Express [ ] Check

  Credit Card Number Expiration Date

  Name as it appears on card Signature

  Please make checks payable to Global Meeting Services Inc.

Send by the following methods:

  Unicode Conference
  c/o 3627 Princess Avenue
  N. Vancouver, BC, Canada V7N 2E4

  Fax: 604-983-9158


CANCELLATION/SUBSTITUTION: Cancellations received and post-marked prior to
Sept. 1 will receive 80% refund to be mailed after the Conference.
Substitutions permitted to Sept. 13.

Conference management
The Seventh International Unicode Conference is held by Global Meeting
Services under licence from the Unicode Consortium. Unicode and the
Unicode logo are trademarks of Unicode, Inc. Used with permission. The
Multilingual Computing Exhibition is held by Multilingual Computing
Magazine and is managed by Global Meeting Services Inc.

For further information on the Conference or Exhibits contact Barbara at:
  Tel: 604-983-9157
  Fax: 604-983-9158

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