The 4th International Symposium English
International Symposium on the Future of the Book@
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International Affairs Division, International and Research Cooperation Department, National Institute of Informatics.

In spite of the development of digital technology, still most of the knowledge and wisdom, as memory of cultures, has been archived in printed record. It is expected that international intelligence sharing infrastructure in future generation will provide environment for the usage of the gFuture of the Bookh enough to be digital age. In addition, promotion of international cultural exchange by making use of infrastructure as mentioned above also expected as well.
At this international symposium, technical trend and tasks should be overcome for international partnership will be discussed with invitees who are pivotal figure in project of computerized document and e-reading environment. We aim to hold the exciting forum about gFuture of the Bookh.

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@ Date and hour Friday, March 25th, 2005
13:30 - 18:00
Site Hitotsubashi Memorial Hall, National Center of Sciences
(Hitotsubashi, Chiyoda ward, Tokyo)
(5 min. walk from Jimbocho Sta. of Tokyo Metro Hanzomon line, Toei Mita line, and Toei Shinjuku line, and from Takabashi Sta. of Tokyo Metro Tozai line.)mMap]
@ Seating capacity 500
Attendance fee Free@
*Simultaneous English-Japanese translation

Organized by National Institute of Informatics
Co-Organized by Japan Science and Technology Agency: Core Research for Evolutional Science and Technology(CREST)