W3C Workshop on Push Technology


September 8-9, 1997
Peabody, Massachusetts - USA

Monday, September 8

8:00-9:00 Registration, Continental Breakfast
9:00-9:30 Welcome Address, Statement of Workshop Goals
Philipp Hoschka, W3C
9:30-11:00 "A Theatre-style Web Browsing System and its Description Language"
H. Fukukuoka, H. Mizuno, S. Kawasaki, NEC
[slides: html ppt]

"The Keryx Notification System"
Anders Kristensen, HP
[slides: html ppt]

11:00-11:30 Break
11:30-13:00 "Query Processing for Information Distribution"
Jim Miller, W3C
[slides: html]

"Automatic Personalization on Push News Service"
Y. Koseki, NEC
[slides: ppt]

13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:30 "Common Datacast Architecture (CDA) and the 'Channel Builder' Prototype"
Michael Hebert, MITRE
[slides: html ppt]

"Pushing Push: Advancing the Features of Channel Technology"
Drummond Reed, Intermind
[slides: html ppt]

15:30-16:00 Break
16:00-16:45 "Application Standards for 'Pushing' Content and Streaming Media"
Hadi Partovi, Microsoft
[slides: ppt]
16:45-18:30 Break-Out Sessions
Conclusions of first day
7:00-10:00 Dinner - Hard Cover Restaurant, Danvers, Massachusetts
Bus will leave the Peabody Marriott at 7:00 pm.  Dinner will begin at 7:30 pm




Tuesday, September 9

8:00-8:45 Continental Breakfast
8:45-9:00 Goals for second day
Philipp Hoschka, W3C
9:00-10:30 "Push Technologies in Low Bandwidth and Highly Mobile Environments"
Amjad Umar, Bellcore
[ slides not yet received ]

"The HTTP Distribution and Replication Protocol"
Arthur van Hoff, Marimba
[slides: html]

10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-12:30 "An NFS Replication Hierarchy"
Brent Callaghan, Sun
[slides: pdf]

"Webcanal: Multicast Based Push"
Tie Liao, INRIA
[slides: html]

12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30-14:15 IP Multicast - Deployment Status and Applicability to Push
(Mark Handley, ISI)
[slides: ps.gz]
14:15-15:30 Breakout sessions
15:30-16:00 Break
16:00-17:00 Conclusions of second day
Discussion about Future Work