Australian Transputer & OCCAM Conference/Exhibition

Australian Transputer & OCCAM Conference/Exhibition

Post by John Hulska » Tue, 02 Jan 1990 20:56:00



AUSTRALIAN
TRANSPUTER AND OCCAM USER GROUP
CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION

23 & 24 JUNE 1988

GLASSHOUSE THEATRE
ROYAL MELBOURNE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
124 La Trobe Street
MELBOURNE AUSTRALIA

In conjunction with Hawk Electronics Pty. Ltd., the Centre for Advanced
Technology in Telecommunications within the Department of Communication and
Electronic Engineering at the Royal Melbourne Institutue of Technology,
announces the hosting of a Conference/Exhibition which will provide an
opportunity  to focus on the latest developments of parallel processing using
transputers and to formally establish an Australian Transputer and OCCAM User
Group.  

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Conference will focus on the latest developments in the transputer family,
the language support for transputer systems, and applications. Papers on such
developments are being solicited from interested persons. Persons wishing to
submit a contribution in the form of a paper and/or demonstration should
provide an abstract as soon as possible (and no later than 29 February 1988)
to the Conference Convenor, Mr John Hulskamp, at the address given below. Final
camera-ready papers should be provided on A4 paper, be no longer than 6 pages,
by 27 May 1988, in time for inclusion in a Conference Proceedings, to be issued
at the Conference.

A special feature of the Conference will be presentations from INMOS personnel
involved in the engineering of the transputer family at Bristol, U.K., Colorado
Springs, U.S.A. and Tokyo, Japan.

The all-inclusive Conference fee of $A195 will include morning, afternoon teas
and lunch on both days as well as a Conference Dinner.

EXHIBITION

In conjunction with the Conference, an exhibition will demonstrate the latest
equipment being developed with the transputer family. Persons and/or
organisations wishing to mount an exhibit are most welcome to apply, and discuss
their requirements with the Conference Convenor, Mr John Hulskamp.

Hawk Electronics Pty. Ltd will also provide a demonstration of the computer
graphics capabilities of the transputer family using an IBM PC/AT facility
incorporating multi-transputer boards.

USER GROUP

One outcome of the Conference will be the formal establishment of an Australian
Transputer and OCCAM User Group, whose purpose will be to provide a medium
of exchange of information among users of the INMOS transputer and its
associated language OCCAM.guage, OCCAM.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

The Conference Convenor, Mr John Hulskamp, is a Senior Lecturer within the
Digital Systems Group of the Department of Communication and Electronic
Engineering at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. He may be contacted
as follows:

        Mr John Hulskamp,
        Department of Communication and Electronic Engineering,
        Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology,
        G.P.O. Box 2476V,
        MELBOURNE 3001  AUSTRALIA

        Telephone: (03)660-2453/2090  

To indicate your interest in attending the Conference, contact the Conference
Convenor, Mr John Hulskamp, as above, or by
returning this portion of the Announcement.

Name:

Organisation:

Address:

Phone:

_____ I am interested in Attending the Conference

_____ I am interested in Presenting a Paper and/or Demonstration

_____ I am interested in mounting an Exhibit

_____ I am UNABLE to Attend the Conference but would like to be kept informed

_____ I am interested in participating in the Users Group