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SAC 2002 - The 17th Association of Computing Machinery

Symposium on Applied Computing

Special Track on Database and Digital Library Technologies

March 10-14, 2002

Madrid, Spain

SAC 2002

Over the past sixteen years, the Association of Computing Machinery Symposium on Applied Computing has become a primary forum for applied computer scientists, computer engineers, software engineers, and application developers from around the world to interact and present their work. SAC 2002 is sponsored by the ACM Special Interests Group on Applied Computing (SIGAPP) and is presented in cooperation with other ACM Special Interest Groups.

For additional information, please check the official SAC WWW page: http://www.acm.org/conferences/sac/sac2002

Database and Digital Library Technologies Track

A special track on Database and Digital Library Technologies will be held in SAC 2002. It will be a forum for engineers, researchers, and practitioners to share technical ideas and experiences relating to implementation and application of database and digital library technologies. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

Database Technologies
  • Active Databases
  • Multidatabase Systems 
  • Multimedia Databases
  • Mobile Databases 
  • Cooperative Databases
  • Object-Oriented Databases 
  • Temporal Databases
  • WWW-Based Databases
  • Distributed and Textual Databases
  • Workflow Management
Digital Library Technologies
  • Interoperable digital libraries
  • Business models digital libraries
  • Unified interface for heterogeneous libraries
  • Metadata mapping across different libraries
  • OAI Compliant Data and Service Providers
  • Multilingual digital libraries
  • Scalable digital library architectures
  • Publication tools for digital libraries
  • Searching tools for digital libraries

Author(s) must submit five (5) laser-quality copies of full paper by September 1, 2001. For papers under the database technologies category submit to Ramzi Haraty and papers under the digital library technologies category to Mohammad Zubair at the following addresses:

Ramzi A. Haraty
Lebanese American University
P.O. Box 13-5053
Chouran Beirut: 1102 2801
Phone: (011) 9611-867619 ext. 1285
Fax: (011) 9611-867098
Email: rharaty@lau.edu.lb

Mohammad Zubair
Department of Computer Science
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA 23529-0162 USA
Phone: (757) 683-4817
Fax: (757) 683-4800
Email: zubair@cs.odu.edu

The author(s) name(s) and address(es) must NOT appear in the body of the paper. Any self-reference should be in the third person. Each paper must not exceed 4,000 words (approximately 15 pages, double-spaced). Each copy must have an abstract, a list of key words, and a separate cover page. The cover page must include the title of the paper, full name(s) of the author(s), address(es) (including telephone number, fax number, and email address(es)) to which correspondence should be sent.

At least one of the authors of the accepted paper must register for the conference and present the paper.

Important Dates

Paper Due September 1, 2001
Author Notification October 15, 2001
Camera-Ready Paper Due       November 1, 2001
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