Do you want to help your organization grow and maximize its potential? We
think that your engineers, developers and managers will be interested in
QW200: a cutting edge Technology Conference, plus seminars, and workshops.
Your entire team can meet the brightest minds in the QA, IT and Internet
field, to rub shoulders or to ask hard questions, to network, and to learn
from their experience.
Do you want to find out about the latest challenges in e-commerce? Join Stu
Feldman, IBM's own "Mr. InterNet" at his Opening QW2000 Keynote Address on
Wednesday Morning, 31 May 2000. Hear the Academic point of view, presented by
Professor Dr. Lee Osterweil, and compare with the real life approach of IBM
Austria's Andreas Rudolf in their Thursday Morning Keynote talks.
From start to finish, you can spend the entire QW2000 Conference inside the
special Internet Track. Plus, choose 2 Pre-Conference Tutorials and a Post-
Conference Workshop on the same topic.
And that's only one of the 6 parallel tracks packed with state-of-the-art
information. You will find the latest in Technology, based on research and
experience alike; the newest approaches in Management; real-world Applications
and Case Studies; Tools and Technology explained to you by Quality Community
HAVE FUN AT QUALITY WEEK 2000:
* Over 100 Presentations. You can get the latest insights and experiences
from the brightest in the QA, IT and Internet professions. (You'll wish
you could clone yourself to take it all in!)
* Birds of a Feather Sessions (BOFSs). Meet your peers and debate your
favorite topics in special discussion groups:
+ Fascinating round table discussions of more than seven important
+ Meet during lunch, breaks or after the last Conference sessions in the
+ Organized by Advisory Board Member Mark Wiley.
+ Interested in becoming a BOFS moderator? Check out the web
descriptions <http://www.soft.com/QualWeek/QW2K/qw2k.bofs.html>. Send
your Email directly to Mark at <ma...@mirapoint.com>.
* Best Presentation Award: You can vote! QW2000 attendees have the
opportunity to vote for the Best Presentation and select the Speaker who
will give his/her charismatic talk at Quality Week Europe 2000 in Brussels
* Best Paper Award. Chosen by the Advisory Board, from over 40 submitted
full Technical Papers, the Author of the Best Paper receives wide
recognition and a cash prize of $1000.
HOT TOPIC PANEL DISCUSSIONS
Pick top quality industry Expert's Brains during 3 special Panel Sessions:
* Protecting Intellectual Property in an Open Source World: Doug Whitney
and Andy Wilson from Intel talk with Mitchell Baker from Mozilla. Bring
your ideas and questions about this critical topic.
* How Can I Tell When My Project is In Trouble? Management Experts Johanna
Rothman and Brian Lawrence will tell you how, in a debate with Esther
Derby and Maureen O'Hara.
* "Ask the Quality Experts" Panel:
+ Have any tough, unanswered QA or Internet questions?
+ Submit your votes for the most important questions or post a new
question today: <http://www.soft.com/QualWeek/QW2K/Papers/8P.html>.
+ Join Microsoft's Nick Borelli and his team of experts Thursday, June 1
at 5 PM to hear their answers!
MORE! We will enjoy ourselves at Conference Receptions and at the NEW Pac-
Bell Baseball Park. Look for more details in the next QW2000 news bulletin.
Register on-line now while space is still available:
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HOT TOPIC PANEL DISCUSSIONS
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