NORDUnet 1994

Program of NORDUnet '94

Opening Session

  • Welcome to NORDUnet '94, Hans Wallberg, SUNET.
  • The University Networks and the Future, Stig Hagström, University Chancellor.
  • The Electronic Document and the Society, Erling Maartmann-Moe, Norwegian Computing Centre.
  • A Swedish Information Strategy - From a Governmental Point of View, Bjarne Kirsebom, Swedish Ministry of Science and Education. (He didn't come.)


Information Retrieval

  • Linguistic research - New Search Methods, Jussi Karlgren, SICS.
  • Current Trends in Information Access, Douglas Cutting, Apple.
  • Coordination of Networked Information, George Brett, Clearinghouse for networked Information.

The Libraries and the Net

  • Coalition for Networked Information, Craig Summerhill, CNI.
  • Worldwide Web, WAIS and the Library - What's new, Mogens Sandfær, Danish Technical Library.
  • The Nordic SR-Net Project, Liv Holm, University of Oslo.

The Future of Networked Information

Information Coordination

  • Nordic Forum on Network Based Information, Tove Persson, Lund University.
  • Introduction to Uniform Resource Identifiers, Steen Lindén, UNI-C.
  • WHOIS++, Rickard Schoultz, KTH.

Network Engineering, part I

Network Engineering, part II

High-Speed Technology


  • Secure Mail (PEM and PGP), Michael Roe, University of Cambridge.
  • Key Based Security, Sven Tafvelin, Chalmers.
  • Fighting the Crackers - Practical Experiences, Jörgen Bo Madsen, UNI-C.

High-Speed Applications

  • General Overview of High Speed Applications, John Dyer, Rutherford Appleton Lab.
  • MBONE - Overview and Applications, Hans Eriksson, SICS.
  • Distance Education, Kjell-Äge Bringsrud, University of Oslo.

Closing Session