DocEng '01 Final Program

Friday, November 9, 2001

8:30–10:00  Opening Session and Keynote Address

Opening Remarks

A Document Manifesto

Ethan Munson, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Keynote Address

Good Fences Make Good Fields

Rob Akscyn, Knowledge Systems

10:30–12:00  Transformations and Experiences

VXT: A Visual Approach to XML Transformations

Emmanuel Pietriga, Jean-Yves Vion-Dury, and Vincent Quint

Xerox Research Centre Europe and INRIA Rhône-Alpes

Computer Assisted Processing of Large, Unstructured Document Collections: A Case Study in the Construction Industry

John McKechnie, Sameh Shaaban, and Stephen Lockley

Construction Informatics

Towards Static Type Inference for XSLT

Akihiko Tozawa

IBM Tokyo Research Laboratory

1:00–2:30  Hypermedia and Graphics 1

Authoring Graphics-Rich and Interactive Documents in CGLIB - A Constraint-based Graphics Library

Neng-Fa Zhou

CUNY Brooklyn College & Graduate Center

Dynamic Documents: Authoring, Browsing, and Analysis Using A High-Level Petri Net-Based Hypermedia System

Jin-Cheon Na and Richard Furuta

Texas A&M University

Towards the Convergence between Hypermedia Authoring Languages and Architecture Description Languages 

Débora Christina Muchaluat-Saade and Luiz Fernando Gomes Soares


3:00–4:00  Innovative Document Systems

The Multivalent Browser: A Platform for New Ideas

Tom Phelps and Robert Wilensky

University of California, Berkeley

TabulaMagica - An Integrated Approach to Manage Complex Tables

Horst Silberhorn

Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

Saturday, November 10, 2001

9:00–10:00  Document Analysis and Retrieval

Latent Semantic Linking of Homogeneous Repositories

Alessandra Alaniz Macedo, Maria da Graça Pimentel, and José Antonio Camacho Guerrero

Universidade de São Paulo

A Technique for Fuzzy Document Binarization

Nikos Papamarkos

Democritus University of Thrace

10:30–11:30  Hypermedia and Graphics 2

An Integrated Environment for the Presentation of Consistent SMIL 2.0 Documents

P. N. M. Sampaio, C. Lohr, and J. P. Courtiat


Authoring Transformations by Direct Manipulation for Adaptable Multimedia Presentations

Lionel Villard

INRIA Rhône-Alpes

1:00–2:00  Document Databases and Document Analysis

Requirements for XML Document Database Systems

Airi Salminen and Frank Wm. Tompa

University of Jyväskylä and University of Waterloo

Extraction of Text Areas in Printed Document Images

Jean Duong, Myriam Côté, Hubert Emptoz, and Ching Y. Suen

Ecole de Technologie Supérieure, Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon, and Concordia University

2:00–3:00  Closing Session

Open Discussion

Rob Akcsyn

Knowledge Systems, Inc.

Closing Remarks

Ethan Munson

General Chair

Last Revision: November 6, 2001