SVG Open 2003
Conference and Exhibition

Vancouver, Canada · July 13-18, 2003

2nd Annual Conference on Scalable Vector Graphics

Conference Schedule (Detail)

Sunday / 13 July - Courses

Oak 1 Oak 2 Chehalis Thompson
[Computer Lab]
Cypress 1 Cypress 2
9:00 -
12:30
Introduction to SVG
Darryl Fuller
XSLT Quickstart
Mr. Paul A Prescod
Introduction to the DOM
Jarrett Bulat
Michael Gannon
Electronic Publishing with XML Technologies
Mr Benjamin Jung
SVG from Database Content
Dr. Graciela Gonzalez
Advanced SVG Programming
Kurt A Cagle
   
2:00 -
5:30
Designing and Building Web Sites that use SVG
Daniel German
XSLT Quickstart (continued) Intermediate DOM
Michael Gannon
Jarrett Bulat
Electronic Publishing with XML Technologies (continued) Cross-platform application development using the Mobile DOM
Andrew Emmons
Advanced SVG Programming (continued)

Monday / 14 July - Courses

Oak 1 Oak 2 Chehalis Thompson
[Computer Lab]
Seymour  
9:00 -
12:30
Map Production with SVG for Beginners
Tobias Dahinden
Yvonne Isakowski
Michael Cooper
Getting the server involved in SVG
Jim Ley
Generating an SVG Garden Map from an XML Plant Database
Richard W Pearman
Advanced webmapping with SVG
Mr Georg Held
Mr. Andreas Neumann
Mr Olaf Schnabel
SVG GUI
Christopher T Lewis
Mr Ronan LM Oger
Gordon Bowman
   
2:00 -
5:30
Map Production with SVG for Beginners (continued) Building Smart Graphics Solutions with Corel Smart Graphics Studio
Mr Tom Hoferek
Generating an SVG Garden Map from an XML Plant Database (continued) Advanced webmapping with SVG (continued) Introduction to GML
Dr David Burggraf

Tuesday / 15 July

Salon A Salon B Salon C Salon D
9:00 Keynote — SVG: Where, How, and the Real World
Tim Bray
9:45 Keynote — SVG: The Sure Thing
Mr. Paul A Prescod
10:30 Break
11:00
Track: Semantics and Metadata
Chair: Darryl Fuller
Using XSLT to visualize Topic Maps in SVG on the web.
Mr Nikita Ogievetsky
Track: Location-Based Services
Chair: Mr. Jonas A Lindgren
SVG in the open
Mr Rod Walpole
Track: Instructional Software
Chair: Peter Sharpe
Virtual Origami
Sienca Teng
Dr. Philip A. Mansfield
11:45
Track: Semantics and Metadata
Chair: Darryl Fuller
Supporting Inference over Geometric Objects
Dr Robert F Woodbury
Mr Wilson Chang
Mr David Botta
Mr Andrei Missine
Track: Location-Based Services
Chair: Mr. Jonas A Lindgren
SVG Dynamic Mapping
Mr. Bob Basques
Track: Instructional Software
Chair: Peter Sharpe
Animated Mathematics
Samuel Dagan
12:30 Lunch and Exhibits Open
2:00
Track: Accessibility
Chair: Shona McPherson
Making Accessible SVG
Dean Jackson
Track: Location-Based Services
Chair: Alison Meynert
A client-server, component-based navigation system.
Tobias Dahinden
Dr. Andrea Terribilini
Track: Instructional Software
Chair: Dr Robert F Woodbury
From the Abstract to the Concrete - Teaching Algorithms and Concepts with SVG Interactive Tools
Catherine R Emond
Dr. Ulrike Stege
Dr Eric G. Manning
Track: Software Development
Chair: ola andersson
Leveraging Cognitive Support in SVG Applications from the Host COTS Product
Anke Weber
Holger Kienle
Dr. Hausi A Muller
2:45
Track: Accessibility
Chair: Shona McPherson
SVG Mapping for People with Visual Impairment
M. Benjamin Campin
Mr. Louis L Brunet
William A McCurdy
Dr Eva M Siekierska
Track: Location-Based Services
Chair: Alison Meynert
Activities for realization of interoperability of location based services using SVG
Satoru Takagi
Arei Kobayashi
Takaya Tanaka
Track: Instructional Software
Chair: Dr Robert F Woodbury
Generating Slides from Enhanced Media Content
Mr. Hauke ChristopH
Matthias Runge
Track: Software Development
Chair: ola andersson
Introduction to the SharpVectorGraphics Project
Mr. Don Demcsak
3:30 Break
4:00
Track: Accessibility
Chair: Mr Alastair Fettes
Accessing SVG Content Linguistically and Conceptually
David Dodds
Track: Transportation
Chair: Craig Dixon
A Public Transport Mapping Example Using perl and mySQL
Mr Brendan J Morley
Track: 3D Modelling
Chair: Prof Bob Hopgood
Interactive 3D Viewer Written in SVG
Cemile B Otkunc
Dr. Philip A. Mansfield
Track: Software Development
Chair: Dr. Hausi A Muller
Developing SVG Applications with Microsoft.Net and SharpVectorGraphics
Mr. Don Demcsak
4:45
Track: Semantics and Metadata
Chair: Mr Alastair Fettes
Programming SVG Advanced Access Using Metadata and Fuzzy Sets
David Dodds
Track: Transportation
Chair: Craig Dixon
Providing Transportation Planning Data in Dublin using SVG and XML
Mr Kieran J Kirwan
Mr Peter Cranny
Track: 3D Modelling
Chair: Prof Bob Hopgood
Using SVG for graphically rich 2D content in mobile 3D games
Kiia Kallio
Track: Tools
Chair: Dr. Hausi A Muller
Sodipodi - open source native SVG editor for Linux and Windows
Lauris Kaplinski
5:30 Break
7:00 -
10:00
 
Dinner Boat Cruise
meet in hotel lobby at 6:40 pm

Wednesday / 16 July

Salon A Salon B Salon C Salon D
9:00
Track: Techniques
Chair: Kurt A Cagle
SVG and Fonts
David Schweinsberg
Track: Web Mapping
Chair: Craig Dixon
Database-driven Generation of SVG-Maps with the Apache Cocoon 2 Framework
Peter Schaer
Track: Visualizations
Chair: Holger Kienle
Programmatic Rendering of Directed, Weighted Graphs
Dr. Philip A. Mansfield
Mark A Ambachtsheer
Track: Data-Driven Graphics
Chair: Darryl Fuller
Generating Graphs and Charts from Database Queries using SVG
Dr. Graciela Gonzalez
Mr. Gaurav H Dalal
9:45
Track: Techniques
Chair: Kurt A Cagle
Automated Marker Generation
Bob Sabiston
Alison Meynert
Brian J Wing
Track: Web Mapping
Chair: Craig Dixon
Delivering Interactive Topographic Web-maps using Open-Source Database Technology
Mr. Andreas Neumann
Track: Network and Circuit Diagrams
Chair: Holger Kienle
SVG Interface for an Electrical Network Switching Training Aid
Mr. Domhnall Walsh
Prof. Paul J Nolan
Track: Data-Driven Graphics
Chair: Darryl Fuller
Comparison between XML to SVG Transformation Mechanisms - The GraphML use case
Christophe Jolif
10:30 Break
11:00
Track: SVG Language
Chair: Darryl Fuller
Rendering Arbitrary XML in SVG 1.2
Jon Ferraiolo
Track: Web Mapping
Chair: Craig Dixon
Interactive Cartography for Interactive Government
Dr. Brandon S Plewe
Track: Computer-Aided Design and Manufacturing
Chair: Richard Gierej
SVG in Manufacturing: Current Possibilities and Future Perspectives
Mr Stephen C Kingston
Rob Williamson
Track: Software Development
Chair: Cemile B Otkunc
Accelerating SVG Transformations with Pipelines
Eric Gropp
11:45
Track: SVG Language
Chair: Chris Lilley
Panel — SVG Working Group: Questions and Answers
Chris Lilley
Track: Web Mapping
Chair: Craig Dixon
Business webmapping with SVG
Mr Georg Held
Track: Tools
Chair: Richard Gierej
An introduction to a complete SVG-Platform including Authoring Solution, Dynamic Data and Real-Time Data
Alexander AA Adam
Track: Software Development
Chair: Cemile B Otkunc
Improving the Performance of Dynamic SVG
Mr. Rhodes Brown
12:30 Lunch
2:00
Track: SVG Language
Chair: Chris Komnick
Panel — Creating SVG Brand Recognition
Mr. Jonas A Lindgren
Alexander AA Adam
Mr Richard A. See
Tim Bray
Chris Komnick
Rob Williamson
Mr. Michael Bierman
Track: Web Mapping
Chair: Alison Meynert
Spatial ETL, Mapping and SVG
Mr. Don Murray
Mary Jo Wagner
Juan Chu Chow
Track: Visualizations
Chair: Dr. Hausi A Muller
Mapping Distributed Communities using SVG
Ms Elizabeth J Turner
Track: Data-Driven Graphics
Chair: Shona McPherson
Using SVG and XSLT for graphic representation
Andres Baravalle
Marco Gribaudo
Vitaveska Lanfranchi
Tiziana Sandri
2:45
Track: Software Development
Chair: Vincent Hardy
Panel — Apache Batik Panel Discussion
Vincent Hardy
Christophe Jolif
Thomas E DeWeese
Track: Web Mapping
Chair: Alison Meynert
Interactive SVG mapping with MapInfo location based intelligence
M. Dany Bouchard
Track: Geographic Information Systems
Chair: Dr. Hausi A Muller
SVG in Homeland Security and Military Applications
Norm Froman
Track: Data-Driven Graphics
Chair: Shona McPherson
Stirring XML: Visualisations in SVG
Mr Benjamin Jung
3:30 Break
4:00 -
7:00
 
Vancouver Aquarium Excursion

Thursday / 17 July

Salon A Salon B Salon C Salon D
9:00 Keynote — Leveraging the Right Tools for Reusable SVG Application Development
Mr. Shane ND Aulenback
9:45 Keynote — SVG Scenarios Using Microsoft Office Visio 2003
Mr Richard A. See
Ms Stella Du
Mr. Blair Shaw
10:30 Break
11:00
Track: Publishing
Chair: Jun Fujisawa
SVG, PDF and ImageViewer
Jon Ferraiolo
Track: Web Mapping
Chair: Cemile B Otkunc
Tirol Atlas - an SVG based online Atlas Information System
Klaus Förster
andré m winter
Track: User Interface
Chair: Kurt A Cagle
JavaServer(tm) Faces and Scalable Vector Graphics
Vincent Hardy
Craig McClanahan
Track: Mobile Solutions
Chair: Lofton Henderson
The Indiana Jones' life would be easier with MAGIS
M. Sc. Ricardo A G C Martins
Jorge Rocha
Pedro Henriques
11:45
Track: Publishing
Chair: Jun Fujisawa
XHTML and SVG: Publishing with concept
Mr Benjamin Jung
Track: Web Mapping
Chair: Cemile B Otkunc
Monitoring and Analyzing Rocket Trajectory using SVG
Joăo Louis
Dr. Nandamudi L Vijaykumar
Track: User Interface
Chair: Kurt A Cagle
SVG Programmers Application Resource Kit
Christopher T Lewis
Dr. Philip A. Mansfield
Glenn MacDonald
Mr Alastair Fettes
Track: Mobile Solutions
Chair: Lofton Henderson
A JAVA based SVG Viewer for the Pocket PC
Jorge Rocha
12:30 Lunch
2:00
Track: Publishing
Chair: Dr Michael Levy
Putting SVG On Paper
Richard Jinks
Track: Geology
Chair: Mr Alastair Fettes
Using XML and SVG in advanced geological information systems: a case of cross-border UK-NL stratigraphy explored
ir. Jan Jellema
Track: Collaboration Software
Chair: Peter Sharpe
Data-layer Collaboration in Graphical and Text Authoring
Mr Michael Fergusson
Mr. Paul A Prescod
Track: Mobile Solutions
Chair: Jun Fujisawa
SVG in 3GPP Multimedia Messaging and Streaming Services
Tolga Capin
2:45
Track: Geographic Information Systems
Chair: Dr Michael Levy
Building a simple GIS application in Perl and in php
Mr Ronan LM Oger
Track: Geology
Chair: Mr Alastair Fettes
Visualisation of dynamic glacier processes with SVG animation
Yvonne Isakowski
Track: Collaboration Software
Chair: Peter Sharpe
Collaborative SVG as A Web Service
Xiaohong Qiu
Bryan Carpenter
Geoffrey C Fox
Track: Mobile Solutions
Chair: Jun Fujisawa
Creating Compelling Content for Wireless Devices
Joel Steele
3:30 Break
4:00
Track: Format Conversion
Chair: Lofton Henderson
Implementing Raster Operations using SVG Filter Elements
Brian J Wing
Track: Geographic Information Systems
Chair: Mr. Andreas Neumann
SVG As an Editing Environment for Geographical Data
Nedjo Rogers
Track: Collaboration Software
Chair: Darryl Fuller
SVG Bioinformatics Collaboration Tool
Dr. William Rutherford
Track: Mobile Solutions
Chair: ola andersson
Incremental SVG mobility and update
Andrew Girow
4:45
Track: Testing
Chair: Lofton Henderson
Testing SVG - Lessons Learned
Shona McPherson
Craig Dixon
Track: Web Mapping
Chair: Mr. Andreas Neumann
Modeling the Scalable Vector Graphic ( SVG) data for the Cartographic Generalization and the Multiple Representation on the web
Dr. Edouard Gbei
Jabeur Nafaa
Ioana Cosma
Moulin Bernard
Track: Collaboration Software
Chair: Darryl Fuller
Distributed GML Management With SVG Tools
Mr Gunnar Misund
Mr. Henning Kristiansen
Mr. Mats Lindh
Track: Tools
Chair: ola andersson
New Approaches in an SVG Authoring Tool - and Environment
Alexander AA Adam
5:30 Break and Exhibits Close

Friday / 18 July

Salon A Salon B Salon C Salon D
9:00
Track: Visualizations
Chair: Christopher T Lewis
A New Horizon for SVG: Bioinformatics
Benjamin G.S. Horsman
Track: Web Mapping
Chair: Mr. Andreas Neumann
SVG Explorer of GML Data
Mr Luca Piazza Bonati
Mr Luciano Fortunati
Mr Giuseppe Fresta
Track: Multimedia
Chair: Dr Robert F Woodbury
Using SVG for More Effective Storyboards
Mr Ronald DeSerranno
Track: Web Application Architecture
Chair: Holger Kienle
The Next Generation of SVG Files: SVG Fragments
Benoit Bezaire
9:45
Track: Visualizations
Chair: Christopher T Lewis
A Configurable SVG Magnifying Glass
Dr. Philip A. Mansfield
Ahmet Gurcan
Track: Web Mapping
Chair: Mr. Andreas Neumann
Versatile Risk Indicator Maps using SVG
Barend Köbben
Track: Multimedia
Chair: Dr Robert F Woodbury
Using XSLT and SVG in Teaching: 3D, Sound and Nostalgia
Prof Bob Hopgood
Prof David A Duce
Paul R Hopgood
Track: Web Application Architecture
Chair: Holger Kienle
Serverside SVG Examples
Mr Ronan LM Oger
10:30 Break
11:00
Track: Semantics and Metadata
Chair: Alison Meynert
Visualizing Database Management with SVG
Ms. Jinyu Wang
Track: Mixed Namespaces
Chair: Cemile B Otkunc
Embedding Domain Semantics in SVG
Yi-Hong Chang
Tyng-Ruey Chuang
Track: Technical Illustration
Chair: Dr Michael Levy
Is SVG 1.1 up to the task for Technical Graphics?
Lofton Henderson
Dieter Weidenbrueck
Track: Web Application Architecture
Chair: Gordon Bowman
Park and Go - An SVG Client Application
Mr Paul J Lynch
Mr Benjamin Jung
11:45
Track: SVG Language
Chair: Mr. Andreas Neumann
Panel — SVG and Mapping - Possible Enhancements to a Future SVG Standard Regarding Cartographic Requirements
Mr. Andreas Neumann
Barend Köbben
M. Dany Bouchard
Jon Ferraiolo
Chris Lilley
Mr Georg Held
Dr. Brandon S Plewe
Track: Software Development
Chair: Cemile B Otkunc
Programming SVG with Perl
Mr Ronan LM Oger
Track: Process Monitoring
Chair: Dr Michael Levy
SVG for Process Visualisation
Dr ir Johan W. Koolwaaij
Peter Fennema
Diederik Van Leeuwen
Track: Web Application Architecture
Chair: Gordon Bowman
Simplified Complexity
Kurt A Cagle
12:30 Lunch
2:00
Track: Techniques
Chair: Shona McPherson
The Power of the Chart in the User Interface
Adrian Smith
Track: Web Mapping
Chair: Christophe Jolif
Cleopatra: Publishing GML data as interactive SVG maps
Alison Meynert
Track: Workflow
Chair: Dr. Yuri Khramov
Compiling SVG: How and Why
Dr Michael Levy
Quetzalcoatl Bradley
Calin Somosan
Track: Web Services
Chair: Gordon Bowman
Creating SVG Pie Charts through XSLT via a Web Service: An Experience Report
Paul Asman
2:45
Track: Techniques
Chair: Shona McPherson
The beginners guide to making bad SVG presentations
Dean Jackson
Track: Web Mapping
Chair: Christophe Jolif
What is a Map Style? Building on GML and SVG.
Mr. Ron Lake
Track: Art
Chair: Dr. Yuri Khramov
Giving another look to Scalable Vector Graphics
Mr Jerrold Maddox
Track: Web Services
Chair: Gordon Bowman
Anatomy of Dynamic SVG Web Services
Mr. Paul A Prescod
3:30 Break
4:00 Keynote — The Craft of SVG
Dr. Philip A. Mansfield
4:45 Keynote — The Next-Generation Web Client
Chris Lilley
5:30 End of Conference

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