Call for Papers

AUUG2K Conference
28-30 June 2000
Australian National University
Canberra ACT Australia

Theme: "Enterprise Security, Enterprise Linux"

The AUUG Annual Conference will be held at the Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, 28, 29 and 30 June 2000.

The Conference will be preceded by three days of tutorials, to be held on 25, 26 and 27 June 2000.

The program committee invites proposals for papers and tutorials relating to:

Presentations may be given as tutorials, technical papers, or management studies. Technical papers are designed for those who need in-depth knowledge, whereas management studies present case studies of real-life experiences in the conference's fields of interest.

A written paper, for inclusion in the conference proceedings must accompany all presentations.

Speakers may select one of two presentation formats:

Technical presentation:

A 25-minute talk, with 5 minutes for questions.

Management presentation:

A 20-25 minute talk, with 5-10 minutes for questions (i.e. a total 30 minutes).

Panel sessions will also be timetabled in the conference and speakers should indicate their willingness to participate, and may like to suggest panel topics.

Tutorials, which may be of either a technical or management orientation, provide a more thorough presentation, of either a half-day or full-day duration.

Representing the largest Technical Computing event held in Australia, this conference offers an unparalleled opportunity to present your ideas and experiences to an audience with a major influence on the direction of Computing in Australia.

Submission Guidelines

Those proposing to submit papers should submit an extended abstract (1-3 pages) and a brief biography, and clearly indicate their preferred presentation format.

Those submitting tutorial proposals should submit an outline of the tutorial and a brief biography, and clearly indicate whether the tutorial is of half-day or full-day duration.

Speaker Incentives

Presenters of papers are afforded complimentary conference registration.

Tutorial presenters may select 25% of the profit of their session OR complimentary conference registration. Past experience suggests that a successful tutorial session of either duration can generate a reasonable return to the presenter.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Proposal Due14 April 2000
Authors notified1 May 2000
Final copy due26 May 2000
Tutorials25-27 June 2000
Conference28-30 June 2000

Proposals should be sent to:

Phone: 1800 625 655 or +61 2 8824 9511
Fax: +61 2 8824 9522

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