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Subject cvs commit: modperl-site/conferences/tpc5-us cfp.html
Date Thu, 21 Dec 2000 20:49:35 GMT
sbekman     00/12/21 12:49:34

  Modified:    conferences/tpc5-us cfp.html
  Log:
  * removing images (leftovers from the original cfp)
  * correcting/extending some notes
  
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  retrieving revision 1.2
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  --- cfp.html	2000/12/21 18:54:22	1.2
  +++ cfp.html	2000/12/21 20:49:33	1.3
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      <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1">
      <meta name="description" content="The O'Reilly Open Source Convention brings together
the leaders of 10 critical open source technologies to give you an inside look at how to configure,
optimize, code, and manage these powerful tools. It is a Convention rooted in a single premise--give
people high-quality information so they can solve their problems quickly, efficiently, and
elegantly. It is the only convention available that brings together the diverse open source
communities and allows you to both go deep in your key technologies and sample other tools
to solve problems.">
      <meta name="keywords" content="O'Reilly, O'Reilly & associates, open source,
open source software convention, open source business, perl conference 4.0, Linux, Apache,
BSD, Python, sendmail, Mozilla, PHP, technical conferences, conventions and conferences, software
conferences, software conventions">
  +   <meta name="GENERATOR" content="Mozilla/4.75 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.2.17-21mdk i686)
[Netscape]">
      <title>O'Reilly Perl Conference 5.0 - mod_perl</title>
   </head>
  -
   <body text="#000000" bgcolor="#FFFFFF" link="#006699" vlink="#CC0000">
   &nbsp;
   <table BORDER=0 CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 WIDTH="694" >
   <tr>
  -<td ALIGN=CENTER VALIGN=TOP BGCOLOR="#FFFFFF"><img SRC="dotclear.gif" height=1
width=550>
  +<td ALIGN=CENTER VALIGN=TOP BGCOLOR="#FFFFFF">
   <table BORDER=0 CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=5 WIDTH="100%" >
   <tr>
   <td VALIGN=TOP COLSPAN="2">
   <center><b><font size=+0>An Annual Perl Community Gathering</font></b>
   <br><b><font size=+2>The O'Reilly Perl Conference 5</font></b>
  -<br><img SRC="dotclear.gif" BORDER=0 height=4 width=1>
  -<br><b><font size=+0>July 23-27, 2001 -- San Diego, California</font></b>
  -<br><img SRC="graydot.gif" height=1 width=320></center>
  +<p><b><font size=+0>July 23-27, 2001 -- San Diego, California</font></b></center>
   </td>
   </tr>
   
   <tr>
   <td ALIGN=RIGHT VALIGN=TOP WIDTH="22%"></td>
   
  -<td VALIGN=TOP WIDTH="60%"><img SRC="dotclear.gif" BORDER=0 height=1 width=1>
  +<td VALIGN=TOP WIDTH="60%">
   <center><b><font size=+2>mod_perl track's Call for Participation</font></b></center>
   
  -<p><font size=-1>O'Reilly &amp; Associates is pleased to announce the 5th
  +<p><font size=+0>O'Reilly &amp; Associates is pleased to announce the 5th
   annual Perl Conference. This event is the central gathering place for the
   Perl community to exchange ideas, techniques, and to advance the language.
   The Perl Conference is a five-day event designed for Perl programmers and
   developers and technical staff involved in Perl technology and its applications.
   The conference will be held at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina,
   San Diego, California, July 23-27, 2001.</font>
  -<p><font size=-1>The Perl Conference 5 includes two days of intensely focused
  +<p><font size=+0>The Perl Conference 5 includes two days of intensely focused
   tutorials aimed mainly at intermediate and advanced Perl programmers. These
   tutorials are designed to provide concrete knowledge that leads directly
   to better Perl programs. Three days of multi-tracked conference sessions
   focus on the cutting edge Perl technology and feature talks, demonstrations,
   and panel debates on topics ranging from object-orientation to data mining.</font>
  -<p><font size=-1>Technically sophisticated individuals who are actively
  +<p><b>The mod_perl track will be held on Wednesday (25) and Thursday (26)</b>.
  +<p><font size=+0>Technically sophisticated individuals who are actively
   working with Perl technology make all tutorial and conference presentations.
   Presentations by marketing staff or with a marketing focus will not be
  -accepted.</font><font size=-1></font>
  +accepted.</font>
  +<p><font size=+1><b>This</b> <b>CFP</b> <b>is
specialized for the <a href="http://perl.apache.org">mod_perl
  +community</a>.&nbsp;</b></font><b><font size=+1></font></b>
   <p><font size=+1>You can find the general <a href="http://conferences.oreilly.com/perl5/">Call
  -for Papers here</a>.&nbsp;</font><font size=+1></font>
  -<p><font size=+1><b>This</b> <b>CFP</b>&nbsp;<b>is
specialized for the</b>
  -<b><a href="http://perl.apache.org">mod_perl community</a>.</b></font>
  +for Papers here</a>.&nbsp;</font>
   <h3>
  -<font size=-1>Participation Opportunities</font></h3>
  -<font size=-1>Individuals and companies interested in making technical
  +<font size=+0>Participation Opportunities</font></h3>
  +<font size=+0>Individuals and companies interested in making technical
   presentations at the Conference are invited to submit proposals to the
   conference organizers following the guidelines below. Proposals will be
   considered in three classes: tutorial programs, conference presentations,
   and refereed papers.</font>
   <h3>
  -<font size=-1>Topics</font></h3>
  -<font size=-1>The program committee invites submissions of tutorials, conference
  +<font size=+0>Topics</font></h3>
  +<font size=+0>The program committee invites submissions of tutorials, conference
   presentations, or refereed papers on topics of interest to Perl programmers.
   Here are some suggested topics:</font>
   <ul>
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Basic mod_perl use (installation/configuration/etc)</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Basic mod_perl use (installation/configuration/etc)</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>mod_perl internals</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>mod_perl internals</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>mod_perl 2.0</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>mod_perl 2.0</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Interesting 3rd party Apache::*&nbsp;modules</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Interesting 3rd party Apache::* modules</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Interesting mod_perl based applications</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Interesting mod_perl based applications</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Templating systems and mod_perl</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Templating systems and mod_perl</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Application Toolkits based on mod_perl</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Application Toolkits based on mod_perl</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Sophisticated techniques to improve mod_perl performance</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Sophisticated techniques to improve mod_perl performance</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>scalable solutions under mod_perl, huge sites show cases</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>scalable solutions under mod_perl, huge sites show cases</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Engineering in/for mod_perl</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Engineering in/for mod_perl</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>healthy comparisons and benchmarks between mod_perl and other
  +<font size=+0>healthy comparisons and benchmarks between mod_perl and other
   equivalents technologies</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Damian Conway and mod_perl</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Damian Conway and mod_perl</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Stop the robot (Throttling access)</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Stop the robot (Throttling access)</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>mod_perl in biz industry: Case studies showing how big companies
  +<font size=+0>mod_perl in biz industry: Case studies showing how big companies
   use mod_perl</font></li>
   
  -<br><font size=-1></font>&nbsp;</ul>
  +<br>&nbsp;</ul>
   
   <h3>
  -<font size=-1>Tutorial Presentations</font></h3>
  -<font size=-1>The first two days of the conference are devoted to tutorial
  +<font size=+0>Tutorial Presentations</font></h3>
  +<font size=+0>The first two days of the conference are devoted to tutorial
   presentations.</font>
  -<p><font size=-1>Tutorial proposals must include:</font>
  +<p><font size=+0>Tutorial proposals must include:</font>
   <ul>
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Tutorial Title</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Tutorial Title</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Tutorial length (3 or 6 hours)</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Tutorial length (3 or 6 hours)</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Target audience including any prerequisites for taking advantage
  +<font size=+0>Target audience including any prerequisites for taking advantage
   of the material (i.e. a basic understanding of Perl is necessary)</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>What attendees will learn--the knowledge or skill take-away
  +<font size=+0>What attendees will learn--the knowledge or skill take-away
   attendees will have at the completion of the tutorial</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Tutorial outline--a short bullet list or description of the
  +<font size=+0>Tutorial outline--a short bullet list or description of the
   course itself and the material it covers</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Speaker name</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Speaker name</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Speaker biography</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Speaker biography</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Complete speaker contact information; if applicable, include
  +<font size=+0>Complete speaker contact information; if applicable, include
   administrative support contact information</font></li>
   </ul>
   
   <h3>
  -<font size=-1>Conference Presentations</font></h3>
  -<font size=-1>Conference presentations and participation will be considered
  +<font size=+0>Conference Presentations</font></h3>
  +<font size=+0>Conference presentations and participation will be considered
   for these types of talks:</font>
   <ul>
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Case studies showing an application of Perl, the problems
  +<font size=+0>Case studies showing an application of Perl, the problems
   that were solved and the lessons learned</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Focused technology discussions covering a specific Perl technology
  +<font size=+0>Focused technology discussions covering a specific Perl technology
   such as the compiler, and showing a variety of implementation or application
   options</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>New product/technology demonstrations--live demonstrations
  +<font size=+0>New product/technology demonstrations--live demonstrations
   of released or near released Perl modules or applications</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Panel participation--speakers to participate in one of the
  +<font size=+0>Panel participation--speakers to participate in one of the
   various panel discussions that are part of the conference</font></li>
   </ul>
  -<font size=-1>Conference proposals must include:</font>
  +<font size=+0>Conference proposals must include:</font>
   <ul>
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Type of talk--technology, new product, case study, or panel</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Type of talk--technology, new product, case study, or panel</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Title of talk or demonstration</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Title of talk or demonstration</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Abstract of talk, maximum 250 words</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Abstract of talk, maximum 250 words</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Speaker name</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Speaker name</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Speaker biography</font></li>
  +<font size=+0>Speaker biography</font></li>
   
   <li>
  -<font size=-1>Complete speaker contact information; if applicable, include
  +<font size=+0>Complete speaker contact information; if applicable, include
   administrative support contact information</font></li>
   </ul>
   
   <h3>
  -<font size=-1>Refereed Papers</font></h3>
  -<font size=-1>Individuals or teams interested in submitting technical papers
  -on Perl programming are invited to submit extended abstracts of their work
  -for consideration by the committee. All accepted papers will be published
  -in the proceedings of the Conference.</font>
  -<p><font size=-1>Extended abstracts should be no shorter than one page
  -and must contain:</font>
  -<ul>
  -<li>
  -<font size=-1>A summary of the work done, which the paper will describe</font></li>
  -
  -<li>
  -<font size=-1>Whether the work has been done, is partially done, or is
  -planned to be done</font></li>
  -
  -<li>
  -<font size=-1>The author's name, affiliation, and e-mail address</font></li>
  -
  -<li>
  -<font size=-1>Bullet-point multi-level outline showing the expected scope
  -and content of the paper</font></li>
  -</ul>
  -<font size=-1>The committee will consider only new work that has not been
  -presented or submitted for consideration at other conferences. Accepted
  -papers authors will receive complete instructions for preparing their material
  -from the committee.</font>
  -<h3>
  -<font size=-1>Submitting Your Proposal</font></h3>
  -<font size=-1>Please send all proposals to: <b><a href="mailto:conference@perl.apache.org">conference@perl.apache.org</a></b></font>
  -<p><font size=-1>Submit all proposals via electronic mail in plain text
  +<font size=+0>Refereed Papers</font></h3>
  +<font size=+0>The main Perl Conference is running a refereed papers track,
  +but there is not specifically one for mod_perl.</font>
  +<br><font size=+0>If you want to submit a paper, please go to </font><font
size=+1><a href="http://conferences.oreilly.com/perl5/">the
  +main conference page</a>.&nbsp;</font>
  +<h3>
  +<font size=+0>Submitting Your Proposal</font></h3>
  +<font size=+0>Please send <b>only mod_perl related</b> proposals to:
<b><a href="mailto:conference@perl.apache.org">conference@perl.apache.org</a></b></font>
  +<p><font size=+0>Submit all proposals via electronic mail in plain text
   with no attachments. Submit one proposal per email. The subject line of
   your email must follow this format:</font>
  -<p><font size=-1>Your Last Name: proposal type (tutorial, proposal, paper):
  +<p><font size=+0>Your Last Name: proposal type (tutorial, proposal, paper):
   proposal title</font>
  -<p><font size=-1>for example</font>
  -<p><font size=-1>Smith: Tutorial: Advanced Perl Programming</font>
  -<p><font size=-1>You will receive an automatic confirmation of receipt
  -for each proposal.</font>
  -<h3>
  -<font size=-1>Important Dates</font></h3>
  -<font size=-1>Refereed paper abstracts due: January 20, 2001</font>
  -<p><font size=-1>All other proposals due: February 1, 2001</font>
  -<p><font size=-1>Notification to paper presenters: February 1, 2001</font>
  -<p><font size=-1>Notification to conference and tutorial presenters: March
  +<p><font size=+0>for example:</font>
  +<p><b><i><font size=+0>Sergeant: Tutorial: AxKit toolkit and mod_perl</font></i></b>
  +<p><font size=+0>You will receive a confirmation of receipt for each proposal
  +probably some time before the due date.</font>
  +<h3>
  +<font size=+0>Important Dates</font></h3>
  +<font size=+0>All other proposals due: February 1, 2001</font>
  +<p><font size=+0>Notification to paper presenters: February 1, 2001</font>
  +<p><font size=+0>Notification to conference and tutorial presenters: March
   1, 2001</font>
  -<p><font size=-1>Refereed papers due: March 15, 2001</font>
  -<p><font size=-1>Tutorial presentations due: May 1, 2001</font>
  -<p><font size=-1>Conference presentations due: June 1, 2001&nbsp;</font></td>
  +<p><font size=+0>Tutorial presentations due: May 1, 2001</font>
  +<p><font size=+0>Conference presentations due: June 1, 2001&nbsp;</font></td>
   </tr>
   
   <tr>
  
  
  

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