UNICODE / ISO 10646
IMPLEMENTERS WORKSHOP #4
December 3 & 4 1992
Sulzbach (Taunus) Germany
This is an announcement for the upcoming fourth workshop in a series of
workshops on implementing the Unicode Standard and sponsored by the
Unicode Consortium. This is the first time the workshop is being
offered in Europe. Should you not be able to attend yourself, please
pass this notice on to somebody else who might be interested in
attending this workshop.
Unicode is an international character encoding standard that
encompasses all the world's national scripts in a 16bit code space.
Unicode is a profile of the International Standard ISO 10646.
Supported by most major computer and software vendors, Unicode greatly
facilitates the development of internationally accepted software. All
currently used character sets can be transferred to Unicode.
Software developers, technical writers, managers or engineers
developing or considering development of software for the international
Date and Time:
December 3 and 4, 1992, 9am - 5pm
The workshop will be held at the Holiday Inn in the German town of
December 3 will feature a full day, professionally developed,
lecture course covering the Goals and Architecture of the Unicode
Standard. It will address the problems posed by support for writing
systems worldwide and how Unicode's design enables their solution.
In addition, the course will explore several implementation strategies
for Unicode and illustrate them with specific examples. December 4
will feature invited papers on implementation aspects of Unicode and
its relation to other standards. These seminar-style talks will cover
specific, practical problems and point out solutions, as well as
provide case studies and demonstrations of Unicode implementations
Metis Technology, Inc. & The Institute for Advanced
Gvtz H. Siebrecht
Unisys Deutschland GmbH
Unicode and 10646
Program Migration to Unicode
Lotus Development Ireland
Operating System Support (Windows N/T)
Unicode In the XPG/Posix Model
Collating Unicode Data
Alain La Bonti
Ministry of Communications, Quebec
Unicode Support in the Application Development Tool Kit
Tuoc Vinh Luong
Internationalization in Windows Past and Future
Unicode and Print Servers
Unicode/UCS: What does it mean for the European environment?
Practical Experience with Unicode Bidi Algorithms
Unicode and Network Internationalization
A complete set of notes will be provided for the course at no extra
The workshop will be held at the Holiday Inn, Sulzbach (Taunus),
Germany. The conference rate for a single room is DM 165 per night
which includes breakfast. Lunch and dinner on December 3, and lunch on
December 4 are included in the conference registration fee. Room
arrangements should be made directly with the hotel, requesting the
Unicode Workshop rate.
To register, please complete the registration form to the right
and send together with a check, or credit card information, to
either of the locations below.
Cancellations must be received by November 27, 1992 and will
carry a DM 50 (US$37) cancellation fee.
Unicode Implementer's Workshop
c/o Unisys Deutschland GmbH
Frau Helga Mifka/ML
D-6231 Sulzbach (Taunus)
Unicode Implementer's Workshop
Classic Consulting, International
2249 LeClair Drive
Coquitlam, British Columbia
V3K 6P6 Canada
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DM 550______ US$370______
DM 450______ US$300______
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Make checks payable to Unicode, Inc. Employees
of Unicode Full and Associate Members are
eligible for the member discount.
Cancellations must be received by November 27,
1992 and will carry a cancellation charge of
DM 50 (US$37).