Bejing 2008


AusWeb08 - Conference Program

(All conference activities are at the Ballina Beach Resort)

Saturday 5th
8.30am to 9am Registration open
2 sessions are available
Tutorial: Dale Burnett - Upgrading a Web Site from HTML to XHTML
Workshop: Rod Sims
Engaging, Interactive and Memorable Web-based Learning
9.00am Sessions begin
10.30am to 11am Morning tea
12.30pm to 1.30pm Lunch
3.00pm to 3.30pm Afternoon tea
5.00pm Sessions end

Sunday 6th April
8.30am Registration open
2 sessions are available
Tutorial: Geoffery Kwitko - Planning, Building and Managing your own online community
Tutorial: Steve Ball - Applications of SVG
9.00am Sessions Begin
10.30am to 11am Morning tea
12.30pm Sessions end
12.30pm to 1.30pm Lunch
2.00pm to 3.00pm Welcome and Official Opening
3.00pm to 4.00pm Keynote 1: Shirley Alexander (session chair Allan Ellis)
Teaching and Learning on the Web: 1995 to 2008: Achieving the dream?
4.00pm to 4.30pm Afternoon tea
4.30pm to 5.30pm Keynote 2: Geoffery Kwitko (session chair David Lowe)
Building communities on the Web: What Web2.0 has to offer
7.00pm to 7.30pm Pre dinner drinks
7.30pm Conference dinner
includes the Web Triva Quiz (sponsored by Apple Inc)

Monday 7th April
8.30am to 9.00am Registration open
9.00am to10.00am Keynote 3: Graham Ingram (session chair Marilyn Jones)
Threats to the Web
10.00am to 10.30am Morning Tea
10.30am to 12.30pm Paper tracks
Paper track 1. Ontology and Search, Session Chair: David Lowe
* A Design and Input-specific Classification Framework of Ontology
Matching Techniques - Joshua Fan

* Building a Semantically Rich Legal Case Repository in OWL - Rita Shen
* Developing a dynamic, multilingual, sense-sensitive dictionary from Web
search interactions - Gavin Smith

* Comparison of Major Web Search Engine Overlap: 2005 and 2007 - Amanda

(Parallel track)
Paper Track 2. Innovation,Session Chair: Rod Sims
* Online strategy revisited: retrospect and prospect of the use of the web
for teaching in universities - Ian Reid

* Virtual Worlds: Synopsis of User Interfaces and Accessibility Initiatives
- Steve Hansen

* Student's first experiences with a Web conferencing system - preliminary
findings - Steve Rowe

* Institutional Repositories Supporting Cyberscholarship: Building Content -
Joanna Richardson

12.30am to 1.30pm Lunch
1.30pm to 2.30pm Keynote 4: Stephen Atherton (session chair Ian Reid)
Universities on the Web: from podcasts to iTunes U
2.30pm to 3.30pm Online Panel session: The Future of the Web (using Elluminate Live!)
(session chair Allan Ellis)
3.30pm to 4.00pm Afternoon tea
4.00pm to 5.30pm Poster session
* "War Games" revisited: Nine years of teaching Web security hands-on
Helen Ashman

* From HTML to XHTML: A Practical Users Guide to Upgrading a Web Site
Dale Burnett

* Transforming Australian Energy trading using web 2.0 technologies
Rodrigo del Busto and Andrew J. Bucknell

* Mobilising the University web
Andrew Harris

* Improving the Web with Better Design
Paul McKey

* Supporting Integrated Dependency Model for Change Impact Analysis in Web
Zafar Mehboob, Didar Zowghi and David Lowe

* Scriptura - Document and E-Forms Generation based on Open Standards
Stephen Munro

* Moving beyond those four walls - Using Web-based audiographics
Steve Rowe and Troy Klep

* Web Briefs: Web ideas on one sheet of paper
Guy Sangwine

* Sign up: UoM blogs and wikis
Claire Spencer

(Any later acceptance will be published on the Web site,)
7pm Conference BBQ (sponsored by FatPublisher)

Tuesday April 8th
8.30am to 9.00am Registration open
9.00am to 10.00am Keynote 5: David Lowe (session chair Joanna Richardson)
Web development: Fabrication or Orchestration?
10.00am to 10.30am Morning Tea
10.30am to 12.00pm Paper track 3, Development, Session Chair: Ian Reid
* A Method for Analysing Web Systems Model Alignment - Andrew Bucknell
* Understanding how Organisations achieve Effective Web Information
Architecture - using a Grounded Theory approach - Sally Burford

* Web Application Development through Open Source Content Management Systems
- Steve Hansen

12.00pm to 1.00pm Lunch
1.00pm to 2.30pm Paper track 4, Applications, Session Chair: Marilyn Jones
* Employees are people too: improving web-based user experience in the
workplace - Andrew Sweany

* WILE: A Very Low Cost Web-based Integrated Learning Environment - Michael

* The Second Life Client-Viewer: A Case Study in Using Open Source - Steve

2.30pm to 3.00pm Afternoon tea
3.00pm to 3.30pm Awards and Closing Comments.
3.45pm Bus to airport (to connect with Jetstar and REX flights)

Wednesday April 9th
8.30am to 9.00am Registration open
1 session
Special Interest Group
Amandeep Sidhu, Tharam Dillon, David Hansen
Design and Implementation of Metadata and Ontologies in Biomedicine
9.00am Sessions begins
10.30am to 11am Morning tea
12.30pm to 1.30pm Lunch
3pm to 3.30pm Afternoon tea
5pm Session end



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