Conference News

June 12: Travel and Hotel Information

We just published information about hotels and traveling, including a list of close by hotels, hotels where you get a small discount and first initial information about public transportation .

June 5: Short Delay in Reviewing/Acceptance Notification

We would like to thank all people who submitted an abstract. Due to travelling there is some slight delay in handling the closing up of the reviewing and the notification about acceptance/rejection. We apologize for this small delay and promise to inform all people who submitted an abstract until the end of this week (June 8).

May 28: Slippery Rock University is a Silver Sponsor

We would like to announce that Slippery Rock University (Pennsylvania, USA), one of our long standing sponsors and supporters, is again a Silver sponsor. The university staff is also involved in the organization of this conference. Thanks again!

April 13: Abstract Submission Deadline Extended

The abstract submission deadline for presentations and courses/workshops has been extended to May 7. As a result, the acceptance notification date will be shifted to June 5. Thank you for submitting your abstracts in time before the new deadline ends.

April 12: Google is a Platinum Sponsor

We are delighted to announce Google as a platinum sponsor. Google uses modern web graphic technologies, builtin natively into web browsers, throughout their websites. Google is also helping to advance W3C web graphic standards, such as SVG and CSS.

April 3: Twitter

The two twitter accounts we are using to inform about the conference are @svgopen and @TheGraphicalWeb.

April 3: Adobe is a Platinum Sponsor

Adobe is increasing its' investment into HTML5 graphics (CSS, Canvas, CSS, Scripting) by developing authoring tools, helping to advance web standards and to implement them in web browsers. Thank you for your continuous support of our conference!

March 18: Abstract Submission System now Available

The preregistration and abstract submission system is now available. Candidates for presentations and courses may now submit their abstracts. Thank you for your support!

February 20: Initial Conference Website Available

The Graphical Web & SVG Open 2012 website is published with first information on the conference:

  • First information on the venue
  • Conference date
  • Call for participation: papers and courses/workshops
  • Conference committees and organizers announced