IO98 - Preliminary Program & Registration Available

IO98 - Preliminary Program & Registration Available

Post by Tom Worthingto » Sun, 27 Sep 1998 04:00:00



                   IO'98 - Net Benefit for Australia?
           The 1998 Information Industry Outlook Conference

                8:30am - 5:00pm Saturday 7 November 1998
     Manning Clark Centre, Australian National University, Canberra

   Advance Registration Only $50 (ACS Member $20, Student Member $10)
            http://www.veryComputer.com/

      Hosted by the Australian Computer Society - Canberra Branch
   In Cooperation with the Department of Industry, Science and Tourism

The Issues

With the convergence of digital technologies, combining computers,
telecommunications, publishing, TV and radio, the "information
industries" are emerging to dominate the world economy:

* How has electronic commerce affected the Australian economy?
* What of the future?
* What steps should Australian companies and government take to position
Australian for an information economy future?
* What newly emerging technologies will become important?

Featuring:

"Current Issues in the rollout of a National Authentication
Framework", Stephen Wilson, Senior Manager, KPMG Certification Authority
"The establishment of 'TRUST' in the electronic comerce environment",
Adrian McCullagh, Gadens Lawyers
"Online Retail Commerce Case Study", Peter Barnes, Adelaide Festival
Centre
"Monitoring the Effective Use of Online Services", Ross Kelso, Centre
for International Research on Communication and Information Technologies

Mrs Kate Carnell MLA, Chief Minister of the Australian Capital Territory
will give the Keynote Address. Conference Chair, Tom Worthington,
Immediate Past President, ACS, will close the event with "Building
Arcadia".

Program & Registration: http://www.veryComputer.com/

Conference Secretariat
1998 Information Industry Outlook Conference Australian Computer Society
- Canberra Branch PO Box 686,*son ACT 2602
Tel: (02) 6247 4830
Fax: (02) 6249 6419

Conference Chair:
Tom Worthington            http://www.veryComputer.com/~tomw   PO Box 13
Immediate Past President                            Belconnen ACT 2617

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