2nd ConTEXt User Meeting   (Bohinj, Slovenija, 20th-25th August 2008)


I'm a bit disorganised. Please report any bug reports about the programme you see here. It's quite posible that I have made some mistakes.

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Wednesday, 20.8.2008

18:30 Dinner
20:00-20:30 Arthur Reutenauer
(Mojca Miklavec)
talk Unicode hyphenation patterns slides
homepage: http://www.tug.org/tex-hyphen/

Thursday, 21.8.2008

8:00 Breakfast
9:00-9:10 Mojca Miklavec announcement Conference Opening  
9:10-9:15 Zofia Walczak user experience Why I still use LATEX?  
9:15-9:20 Florian M. Baudach user experience On the way to ConTEXt example of slides in LATEX/TikZ
9:20-9:25 Martin Hoher user experience On the way to ConTEXt (TODO)  
9:25-10:00 Martin Schröder talk Five years of pdfTEX – lessons learned slides
10:00-10:25 Taco Hoekwater talk The current state of LuaTEX slides
10:25-10:45 Arthur Reutenauer demo Unicode slides
10:45 Coffee break
11:15- Mojca Miklavec talk ConTEXt minimals slides
  Vyatcheslav Yatskovsky talk Windows Installer for ConTEXt slides (as ppt)
(available here, but broken)
  Oliver Buerschaper talk Mac Installer for ConTEXt slides
distribution not public yet
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Norbert Preining   TODO - I forgot if he had a talk or not  
  Aditya Mahajan
Willi Egger
workshop ConTEXt for Beginners, Part I: Wetting your feet slides
printable version
  Taco Hoekwater talk Bib Module slides
18:30 Dinner
  Thomas A. Schmitz tutorial Beginners' tutorial on presentations in ConTEXt example: demo.tex
  Hans Hagen talk/demo XML tricks in MK IV  
  Anže Žagar talk Cosylab slides

Friday, 22.8.2008

8:00 Breakfast
9:00-9:10 Johannes Küster user experience Minion pro math fonts (TODO)  
9:10-9:20 Gisela Mannigel user experience TODO  
9:20- Martin Schröder talk PDF libraries in TEX slides
  Hartmut Henkel tutorial Metapost Tutorial slides
  Coffee break
  Taco Hoekwater talk MPLib, Part 1 slides
  Hans Hagen talk MPLib, Part 2  
  Jelle Huisman talk Typesetting a 1250-pages book slides
13:00 Lunch
14:15-14:30 Steffen Wolfrum user experience Arts & Crafts sample 1: index.pdf
sample 2: toc.pdf
14:30-14:45 Vit Zýka user experience    
14:45-15:30 Taco Hoekwater tutorial Lua Tutorial sample: vf.tex (virtual font loading)
15:30- Hartmut Henkel tutorial LPeg Primer for AWK People slides
LPeg is greedy
examples: anchor1.lua captures1.lua empty1.lua grammar1.lua greedy1.awk greedy1.lua greedy1.txt nopattern1.lua
  Coffee break
17:15-17:30 Taco Hokwater talk What's in the distribution slides
17:30-18:15 Hans Hagen demo Lua in MK IV  
18:15-18:30 Taco Hokwater demo Laibach: Creating a funny font with discretionary ligatures sample
18:30 Dinner
20:00 Mojca Miklavec
Patrick Gundlach
22:00 Bonfire by Nino

Sunday, 24.8.2008

8:00 Breakfast
9:00- Jano Kula user experience    
9:15-9:55 Aditya Mahajan talk Display math slides
9:55- Karel Píška talk Construction of Type 1 and Open Type fonts with MetaType1 and FontForge slides
10:30- Taco Hokwater demo Typescripts example: liberation.tex
10:45-11:15 Coffee break
11:20-11:40 Norbert Preining talk Ideas for TEX Live’s infrastructure slides
11:40-11:55 Oliver Buerschaper discussion    
11:55-12:20 Taco Hoekwater
Vít Zýka
discussion Documentation screenshot of Vít's talk:
12:20 Hans Hagen
Taco Hoekwater
  What do you want to know?  
14:05-14:10 Giuseppe Bilotta user experience    
14:10-14:15 Luigi Scarso user experience    
14:10 Arthur Reutenauer talk Redesigning the ConTEXt logo slides
new ConTeXt logo proposal
14:20 Patrick Gundlach tutorial GIT browse files
(before Patrick writes an article)
15:00 Aditya Mahajan
Willi Egger
tutorial ConTEXt for Beginners, Part II:
Learning to float
printable version
18:15 Taco Hoekwater announcement EuroTEX and 3rd ConTEXt conference slides
poster (recent)
18:30 Dinner
20:00-20:05 Nino Bašić user experience    
20:05 Mojca Miklavec announcement Closing the Conference Thanks for your wonderful gifts!
22:00 Bonfire by Nino