Arnhem, The Netherlands
The EuroTeX conference 1995, including tutorials, will take place from
September 4th until September 8th in the Netherlands. The conference
will be held at Papendal, near the city of Arnhem.
Papendal is located in one of the most beautiful areas of the
Netherlands. Right in the middle of the vast woods of the province of
Gelderland. About eight kilometers west of Arnhem. Tucked away under
the lee of the green Veluwe-fringe.
The conference starts on September 4th in the afternoon and runs until
September 7th noon. Thursday afternoon and Friday September 8th are
reserved for tutorials.
The theme of the conference is:
(Items marked `*' are not confirmed yet)
Welcome Reception and registration of conference attendants.
Monday p.m. (14:00-18:30)
Theme: I) Fonts
When METAFONT does it alone
VFComb -- a program for design of virtual fonts
S. Turtia, A.Berdikov
The Conversion of the Euler Metafont sources to PostScript Type1
The release 1.2 of the Cork encoded DC fonts and the text companion
Theme: II) Multiple languages
A package for Church Slavonic type-setting
A Russian style for Babel: problems and solutions
O. Lapko, I. Makhovaya
Status of Babel
Workshop on Acrobat and electronic document delivery
M. Goossens & S. Rahtz
Tuesday a.m. (9:00-12:30)
Theme: Graphics and packages
Graphics in TeX: a new implementation
TeX Plotter -- program for creating 2D and 3D pictures
S. Turtia, A. Berdikov
Typesetting Commutative Diagrams
G. Valiente Feruglio
PPCHTeX: typesetting chemical formulas in TeX
MusiXTeX, even more beautiful than MusicTeX for typesetting music
13:30-14:30: NTG meeting
Theme: Electronic documents
Adobe Acrobat: Beyond the bounds of paper
Producing electronic books? -- all you need is TeX!
A practical introduction to SGML
From LaTeX to HTML, and back
LaTeX, HTML and PDF, or the entry of TeX into the world of hypertext
S. Rahtz and Y. Haralambous
Theme: Tools I
Data with daTeX
R. Koning, S. Kliffen, A. Lenstra
TeX: an unsuitable language for document markup?
Use of TeX as database with AnyTeX
K. van der Laan
Occam's razor and macro management
Formatting Pascal using TeX
P. Palao, M. Nunez
Theme: General developments in TEX and LATEX
16:00-???: the social event, sponsored by 4allTeX
e-TeX: A 100%-compatible successor to TeX
The proposed TeX Directory Structure
Theme: Tools II
\csname u n d e f i n e d \endcsname = \relax: feature or flaw?
Atomic fonts and electronic archiving of scientific documents
The W95 Environment
Indexing with `Any'TeX
K. van der Laan
A Metafont-EPS interface
Upages -- plain tex for professionals
Bc. Stanislav Brabec
Thursday p.m. and Friday
Page layout in LaTeX
P. van Oostrum
K. van der Laan
K. van der Laan
Hyphenation pattern generation by PATGEN
The registration fee includes the Welcome Reception on Monday, all lunches
from Monday to Thursday, all dinners from Monday to Wednesday and one copy
of the proceedings. One tutorial (1/2 day) is included in the conference
fee. Extra tutorials cost Dfl 70 each. Lunch on Friday is Dfl
15. Additional proceedings Dfl 20 per copy.
The conference fee also includes the `social event' on Wednesday
afternoon and evening.
For an indication of the currency exchange rates,
members of TUG or Local TEX User Groups (please specify): Dfl 375
others: Dfl 450
Reservations of hotel rooms at the conference site can only be done by
the EuroTeX organisation committee. Papendal offers the following
single rooms Dfl 90 per day per person
double rooms Dfl 75 per day per person
quadruple rooms Dfl 50 per day per person
Accomodation is limited, so register
as soon as possible.
How to get there
Papendal is located just outside the city of Arnhem. From Arnhem it can
be reached by bus or taxi in approximately 15 minutes. There is a train
going from Amsterdam airport (Schiphol) to Arnhem every 30 minutes.
See the traveling directions.
The address is:
Papendal Nationaal Sport Centrum
fax +31 8308 21853
tel +31 8308 37911
P.O. Box 484
6800 AL Arnhem
People coming from Russia, Poland or ... may be interested in the
EuroTeX Bus Project. On September 2nd a TeX bus will drive from Brest,
through Warsaw, through ... to Arnhem, where it will arrive on Sunday
in the afternoon. Taking the bus will be extremely cheap. However,
seats are limited so register as soon as possible.
There is a Bursary Fund available for those who require financial
support to attend the meeting. While we cannot guarantee all requests
will be fulfilled, we will do our best to support as many as we can.
We encourage all conference attendants to contribute a small amount of
money to the Bursary Fund along with their registration fee.
More information about contributing to or applying to the Bursary Fund
can be obtained from the Dutch TeX Users Group, by e-mail
or by post: P.O. Box 394, 1740 AJ Schagen, The
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