IST98 Vienna Information Society Technologies Conference & Exhibition Living & Working in the Information Society IST 98
takes place from 30 November to 2 December in the
Austria Center Vienna
. Jointly organised by the
programmes, IST 98 is supported by the
Austrian Ministry of Science & Transport
and backed by the
Vienna Tourist Board
and features the
1998 European IT Prize
ceremony, a range of
, a celebration of
, and the launch of the European Commission's
Information Society Technologies (IST) Programme
. The Mayor of Vienna will host a reception in the City Hall on 30 November, and a reception for the press will be held in a
on 1 December.
presentations of leading-edge technologies and products stemming from work undertaken in the ACTS, Esprit and Telematics Applications programmes, plus demonstrations of the outcome and potential of take-up, demonstration and technology transfer actions;
IST 98 will be preceded on 29 November in Vienna's Technical Museum by the
EuroPrix MultiMediaArt 98 Gala
and the first part of an
conference. The info2000/MLIS conference will continue on 30 November in the Austria Center.
Special accommodation rates will be offered to IST 98 delegates, who will have a choice of a wide range of hotels in different categories. The hotel list will be available at the beginning of September.
IST 98 supersedes the annual European IT Conference & Exhibition (
), and is the first of a series of annual, comprehensive events covering the IST Programme. IST 99 will take place from 22-24 November 1999 in the
with the support of
and the Finnish Ministry of Trade & Industry.
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