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Conference and Career Fair

  University of Victoria
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

February 23 to 25, 2000

Information on the New Media Conference 2001 is now available

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Arts, Media, and Technology Centres Directory

"Content, Connectivity and Convergence"

Showcasing leading-edge projects & trends in new media communication.
Designed for media specialists, content users and providers, and others interested in the future of new media.

University of Victoria

Detailed Program
Online Registration
Subsidized Student Registrations
High-Tech. Career Fair Exhibitors
Main Conf. Exhibitors List & Layout
High-Tech. Career Fair
Hyperion Award for Excellence
List of Sponsors
Victoria, BC
Special Hotel Rates
Transit & City Map
UVic Map
UVic Centre Info & Parking
Press Releases
Media Accreditation
Contact us

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The Second Annual New Media Conference 2000 has a focus on content meeting technology: New Media in the Educational and Training Sector.

Following last year's very successful International Conference, New Media 1999, we look forward to hosting a Canadian and International Audience of 400 teachers and creators of the New Media:

Interactive Media, Broadcast Media, Digital Media & Design, E-Commerce, Internet Publishing, Course-ware for distance and distributed learning, Web-based learning and teaching systems, digital arts, and more.

Teachers, academics, technical writers, software and hardware vendors, broadcasters, designers of e-commerce and web-based applications in information technology, animation specialists, cultural and museum specialists, digital design specialists will be interested in the following themes:

1. Emerging technologies and applications for the design and production of New Media
2. E-Commerce: IT entrepreneurship, web-based business applications, course-ware retailing,
3. Knowledge management and communications: the virtual school and university, convergence of teaching, research, life-long learning, entertainment, and skills development.

Professor Martin Segger, Conference Chair
Director, Government and Community Relations
Division of External Relations
University of Victoria

University Centre Auditorium, UVic Centre
University Centre Auditorium

Partners menu

University of Victoria , Division of External Relations (Conference Host) uvic.ca
Maltwood Art Museum and Gallery, UVic maltwood.uvic.ca
Vancouver Island Advanced Technology Centre www.viatec.bc.ca
BC Information, Science and Technology Agency www.ista.gov.bc.ca
Camosun College, Victoria www.camosun.bc.ca
Royal Roads University, Victoria www.royalroads.ca



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University Centre Auditorium

Detail of University Centre Auditorium
"Where Content Meets Technology"

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Out of the Mist Exhibit, RBCM

Royal British Columbia Museum
"Out of the Mist" exhibit

Empress Hotel

Click to view live webcam image of Victoria's Inner Harbour

NMC Sponsors                                                    


NMC Media Partners

Victoria Times Colonist

Hotel Accommodation - Special Conference Rates


The Best Western Carlton Plaza conference rate is $79. per night, single or double occupancy; includes complimentary breakfast and valet parking. Telephone 1 800 663-7241

The Empress Hotel, conference rate is $139.  per night, single or double occupancy. (rooms at the original $99. rate are sold out).  Telephone 250 384-8111.

The Ramada Huntingdon Manor conference rate is $74 per night. Telephone (250) 381-3456

Online Registration


All fees in Canadian dollars!  Payment by VISA, MC, Amex or cheque.
Registration in advance:
Registration at the door / onsite:


Covers the following:
  • lunches Thursday & Friday and all coffee breaks
  • all Conference sessions and exhibits
  • reception @ Royal BC Museum including hors d'oeuvres
  • private tour of the "Out of the Mist" exhibit at RBCM
  • National Geographic IMAX Theatre "Mysteries of Egypt"
  • closing reception in Maltwood Art Museum and Gallery
Additional guests:
  • Royal British Columbia Museum reception / Out of the Mist exhibit / IMAX Theatre
  • $40.00
    per guest
    + GST

    Sponsorship / Exhibit Opportunities - New Media Conference 2000  
    Contact: Jeff Sims, Marketing and Development, University of Victoria (250) 472-4642  

    Contact us


    Conference Organizer


    For further information or media accreditation


    Ed Oscapella, Oscapella Tanner Creative Concepts Inc., Victoria, BC, Canada

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