1st Latin American Web Congress
Santiago 2003
Empowering Our Web · November 10-12
Organized by the Center for Web Research,
Dept. of Computer Science, University of Chile
with the Sponsorship of IW3C2


Website Usability

(Full day tutorial)
Henning Breuer, Cuauhtemoc Rivera
Universidad de Chile

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Metadatos en Servicios y Sistemas de Información Web

(Half day tutorial)
Instructor: Prof. Eva Mendez Rodriguez,
Universidad Carlos III. Madrid, Spain

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XML Retrieval

(Half day tutorial)
Instructor: Ricardo Baeza-Yates,
Universidad de Chile

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Web Accessibility, Findability and Mobility

(Half day tutorial)
Instructores: Prof. Bebo White / Ricardo Baeza-Yates
Stanford Linear Accelerator Center / Universidad de Chile

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Network and web services security concepts using Java

(Half day tutorial)
Instructor: Raghavan "Rags" N. Srinivas,
Sun Microsystems Inc

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General Information

A programme of tutorials will cover topics of current interest to web design, development, services, operation, use, and evaluation. These half and full-day sessions will be led by internationally recognized experts and experienced instructors using prepared content.

There will be tutorials in English and Spanish. The LA-Web 2003 Programme Committee has determined to give an incentive to the tutorial lecturer of US$1,000 for full day tutorials, and US$500 for mid day tutorials.

Tutorials Chair

Alfredo Sanchez, UDLAP, Mexico


Tutorial Committee Members

Ricardo Baeza-Yates, Universidad de Chile
Peter Nuernberg, Aalborg University Esbjerg
Cleotilde Gonzalez, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Carlos Proal, Universidad de las Americas, Puebla
Oleg Starostenko, UDLA-Puebla, Mexico
Daniel Vallejo, UDLA-Puebla, Mexico

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