20th Annual National Online Meeting & IOLS '99 ELECTRONIC PUBLISHING XVII

A management seminar covering new electronic publishing trends and opportunities

Publishing, Pricing, and Portals: The Portal of My Enemy is My Enemy

Chairman: Joe Bremner, President, the Electronic Information Group

Wednesday, May 19, 1999 (9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
• Mercury Ballroom (3rd Floor) •

To be held during the 20th annual National Online Meeting. Sponsored by Information Today, Inc., publisher of Information Today, Searcher, Link-Up, Computers in Libraries, and MultiMedia Schools, and by the Software & Information Industry Association, representing more than 500 companies that create, manage, and distribute information in all digital media and print—shaping the information industry of today and tomorrow.

Program Schedule

8:00 A.M. - 9:00 A.M.

9:00 A.M.
Ken Wasch
President, Software & Information Industry Association

9:15 A.M.
Overview of the Seminar & Objectives Review of the Internet/Network Publishing Environment
Joe Bremner
Principal, the Electronic Information Group

9:30 A.M.
Internet Trends and Portals
Tom Miller
Vice President, Internet Strategies, Cyber Dialogue

10:00 A.M.

10:15 A.M.
Advertising on the Web: The Impact of Changing Perceptions
Joe Philport
President, Intermedia Advertising Solutions

10:45 A.M.
Portal Panel Discussion
Tom Miller, Joe Philport, and others (to be announced)

12:15 P.M.

1:30 P.M.
A Tool for the Forbes Community: From Publication to Portal
David Churbuck
Editor, Forbes Digital Tool

2:00 P.M.
News, Analysis, and a Portal for Every Decision Maker in Higher Education
Tom Wanat
Director of Online Publishing, The Chronicle of Higher Education

2:30 P.M.
From Communities to Portals: Cahners Web Sites Evolve
John Sateja
Vice President, Electronic Publishing, Cahners Publishing

3:00 P.M.

3:15 P.M.
Publisher Panel and Audience Discussion: Issues and Alternatives
David Churbuck, Tom Wanat, John Sateja, Joe Bremner

5:00 P.M.
Cocktail Reception

Register online.

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