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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 ACTS , Esprit and Telematics Applications programmes, IST 98 is supported by the Austrian Ministry of Science & Transport and backed by the Vienna Tourist Board .

The outline programme includes an Investment Forum and features the 1998 European IT Prize Awards ceremony, a range of Austrian-themed events , a celebration of NetD@ys Europe , 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 Heuriger on 1 December.

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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 info2000/MLIS 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.

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IST 98 supersedes the annual European IT Conference & Exhibition ( EITC ), 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 Helsinki Fair Centre with the support of Tekes and the Finnish Ministry of Trade & Industry.

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