Internet's future technologies
and uses will be highlighted at the eBusiness and eWork Conference
which takes place later this year in Madrid. The event is highly
topical with most companies wondering how to take advantage of
The conference will examine
European progress in the area of the Information Society and
shown how emerging technologies are generating exciting research
opportunities and new business ideas. This event is aimed at
all those who want to learn about the latest developments, exchange
information and experiences and make contacts for research or
The scope of the programme
is based on the European Commission's Information Society Technologies
(IST) Programme, Key Action II, New Methods of Work and Electronic
Commerce. The conference provides a forum for presentation and
discussion of new highly innovative developments in e-work, e-business
and e-commerce and issues related to individuals, organisations
and markets in the emerging digital economy.
The three-day programme includes
plenary sessions, parallel sessions in four streams and an exhibition.
Parallel sessions will describe developments in technologies;
highlighting results and industrial potential. Keynote speakers
in the plenary sessions will emphasise future developments, market
forces and business strategies.
An exhibition will cover research
projects, books, software and services. Demonstrations and posters
will focus on the potential industrial benefits. A match-making
service project, will assist with the location of partners for
project proposals, future research activities or marketing arrangements.
There will be special facilities for SME contacts.