DMS'97

1997 Pacific Workshop on Distributed Multimedia Systems

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July 23-25, 1997

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
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DMS'97 is the premier forum where academic researchers, system developers and practicing engineers from around the world can exchange ideas and discuss current activities in the field of multimedia systems and technology.


Highlights of the Program
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* Tutorials and Short Courses
* Invited Talks
* Technical Sessions
* Banquet
* Cruise/Dinner
* Westin Bayshore Hotel
* Workshop organization


Technical Program
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Wednesday, July 23 1997


07:30-08:00 Tutorial Registration

08:00-10:00 Tutorial 1 (Multimedia Communications, S. T. Vuong)

10:00-10:30 Break

10:30-12:30 Tutorial 2 (Multimedia Education, David Vogt)
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1:00-02:00 Workshop Registration

02:00-03:00 Keynote Speech (Involving the User in Multimedia: Construction
and Cooperation with Images, S. Tanimoto)

03:00-03:30 Break


03:30-05:00 Session 1: Multimedia Server Design and Implementation

1. A CORBA-Based Distributed Multimedia System, T.H. Yun, J.Y. Kong,
and J.W. Hong, Korea
2. Query Optimization for a Distributed Spatial Information System
in the Multimedia SQL, F. Wang, Canada.
3. Architectural Design of a Large-Scale Multimedia Information Retrieval
Service, J. Son, B. Seo, K. Chun, S. Ha, and Y. Choi, Seoul

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Thursday, July 24 1997 (Single Track)


07:30-08:00 Workshop Registration

08:00-9:00 Keynote Speech (Eleanor Jang)

09:00-10:00 Keynote Speech (Telelearning Research in Canada, Tom Calvert)

10:00-10:30 Break


10:30-12:00 Session 2: Multimedia Visualization Tools

1. A Tool for Design of Distributed Genetic Algorithms on WWW, J. Smith,
and K. Sugihara, USA
2. Visual Workflow Design Tool using Task Relations, S. Kim, and K. Kim, Korea
3. A Visual Programming Tool Generating Multimedia Interface, S. Kim, S. Ban,
and J. Kwak, Korea

1:00-5:00 DVD'97 Seminar


6:00-10:00 Cruise/Dinner


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Friday, July 25 1997 (Paralell Tracks)


08:30-10:00 Session 3: Multimedia Synchronization and QoS Support

1. QoS-Message Directed Adaptive Distributed Multimedia Systems C.C. Lin,
S.K. Chang, and T. Znati, USA
2. Application of Compositional Petri-Nets in the Specification of Multimedia
Objects, N.A. Anisimov, A.A. Kovalenko, P.A. Postuplasky, Russia,
and S.T., Vuong, Canada
3. A Synchronization Protocol for Distributed Multimedia Applications,
S.K. Bae, W. Y. Lee, S. Y. Heo, S. Y. Park, E. H. Kim and K.J. Han, Kyungpook National University, Korea

08:30-10:00 Session 4: Multimedia Applications and Security

1. SVS: A Stereoscopic Visualization System for Medical Images, D.L. Yang
and L.C. Yang, Feng Chia University, Taiwan
2. The Monitoring of Composite NTSC Video and Audio Signals in Digital DBS
System, J.H. Park, S. Y. Kim and S. K. Kim, ETRI, Korea
3. The Role and Model of Security in Information Superhighway, J.H. Park, S. Y. Kim and S. K. Kim, ETRI, Korea

10:00-10:30 Break


10:30-12:00 Session 5: Network Protocols for Multimedia Systems

1. A Network Framework to Support Flexible Guarantees
for Tolerant Real-Time and Best Effort Applications M. Boykin,
and T. Znati, USA
2. Experiences from an Adaptive Communications Library, J. Molsa and K. Ahola, Finland
3. Forget the Net, K. Jonas, Germany


10:30-12:00 Session 6: Routing and Path Establishment

1. Peer-to-Peer Communication Protocols for Interactive Multimedia
Applications, R. Simon, USA
2. Routing with Quality of Service Constraints, M. Nour, A. Hafid,
and J.W. Atwood, Canada
3. A Design of Multimedia Service Node System on ATM Broadband Network,
H.S. Lee, Y.S. Cho, B. I. Kim and S. M. Kang, Korea

01:00-03:00 Session 7: Multimedia Communication Protocols and Performance

1. Enhanced Reserved Polling Techniques for Multimedia Personnal Communication
Systems, B. Bing, and R. Subramanian, Singapore
2. Medium Support in Mobile Computing, J. Zhang, Germany
3. Study of Real-Time Streaming Video on Ethernet LANs, J. Barchanski, Canada


01:00-03:00 Session 8: Multimedia Modeling and Modeling and Analysis

1. The Behavior Analysis of Distributed Assignment Strategies in
Object-Oriented Systems, W.T. Chang and C.C. Hsieh, III, Taiwan
2. Structured Analysis and Design of Participator Dependent Multimedia
Presentation, T.K. Shih and D. Jeng, Tamkang University, Taiwan
3. A Model of a Multi-Functional Cable System: Architecture and Design,
S. Song, Canada

03:00-03:30 Break


03:30-05:30 Session 9: Interactive Multimedia Systems

1. The Design and Implementation of a Networked Interactive Media-On-Demand
System, Y.Y. Yao, L.P. Chen, and B.P. Lin, ITRI, Taiwan
2. A Collaborative Distance Learning System Based on CSCW, T. Dasai,
H. Koizumi, and K. Yokochi, Japan
3. SCM - A Multimedia Conference System with Multicasting Support,
J. G. Filho and W. L. Brandino, Brasil and Son T. Vuong, Canada
4. Issues and Consideration of Implementing a Video Service System,
C.Y. Chen and W. W. Chiang, III, Taiwan
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