. Thank you for agreeing to be speaker for the above event in either a tutorial or a conference track. 
  • For conference track speakers, it is with great pleasure that we confirm your place as a conference track speaker for APRICOT 99. 
  • For tutorial speakers, we will be able to confirm your place as a tutorial speaker if we can muster 15 participants for your tutorials by 12 Feb 1999.
  • We ask all speakers and sponsors to encourage their network of  contacts to register for APRICOT and help make the conference a success at fostering the evolution of the Internet in the Asia Pacific region.


Please refer to the latest program via http://www.apricot.net for the date and schedule allocated for your talk/tutorial. Please contact Mr Robert Berger (rberger@ibd.com) for any other questions about the conference content or if you need to make changes/amendments to the titles of your talk/tutorial. 


We would appreciate receiving your speaker's notes in the form of "3 up" printouts of the speaker's slide presentation with space for notes taking along the side of the slides by 1 February 1999 using Powerpoint 97 or lower version. We need to have the material by this date in order to ensure inclusion in the conference pack.

In addition, please be informed that you are encouraged to submit a written paper by the above stipulated date and we will make arrangement to have it available online before the conference. 

Your speaker notes (and written paper, if any) should be sent to Ms Josephine Lee (Josephine.Lee@scs.org.sg) in either PDF, HTML, Powerpoint, MS Word, Framemaker.

If we still do not receive your presentation materials by 1 February, we apologize that we cannot guarantee that your participants will receive hardcopies of your speaker notes. In this event, we hope that you will be able to cooperate with us to produce sufficient hard copies of your notes to all the delegates and bring it to the conference. The SCS apologizes for being unable to make last minute provision for this as there are other pressing areas staff have to attend to. If however, you are one of our late notification speakers, please contact your program chairperson immediately to work out an alternative.


Please send us a short abstract on your presentation as well as a 1 or 2 paragraph bio describing your professional self suitable for inclusion in the conference program if you have not done so already. 

Please check the conference website http://www.apricot.net/apricot99/tutorials99/instructors99.html to make sure that we have the correct information on you and your program! If  there are any problems or questions on the conference program listings, please contact Robert Berger at rberger@ibd.com.


Please be sure you have submitted all of the information in full to Josephine.Lee@scs.org.sg:
  • Speaker Name
  • Address
  • Country of residence
  • Email address
  • Short biography for inclusion in program

    The following Audio Visual equipment will be provided:
  • Barco computer display with VGA inputs (speaker provides laptop that generates standard VGA rates to drive Barco. Please advise if you will be using a MacIntosh).
  • 1 Overhead Projector 
  • Please advise if there are any other special AV requirements needed. Please inform us by 1 February 1999.


    It would be best if you made your own travel arrangements well in advance. See http://www.camnetasia.com/apricot99/ for online hotel selection and reservations. For other travel information, please check the APRICOT home page http://www.apricot.net/.


    Please register for the conference/tutorial at http://www.apricot.net/apricot99/apricot.html or contact Mrs Jane Chan (Jane.Chan@scs.org.sg) to register for the Conference and Tutorial. Presenters will receive complimentary registrations to the Conference. 

    *Note: If the tutorial session or conference slot is canceled or closed due to unforeseen circumstances, then this privilege will not be applicable. 


    We are extending our invitation to your company to sponsor and participate in APRICOT '99. Please check the web pages Please contact Ms Polly Ng (Polly.Ng@scs.org.sg) should you require further details on other sponsorship opportunities such as our luncheons, dinners and other social events.

    9. THANK YOU

    See you in Singapore!

    APRICOT'99 Conference Secretariat,
    Singapore Computer Society.

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