WINTER 1996 (Vol. 3, No. 4) p. C3
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WSCG 97, Fifth Int'l Conf. in Central Europe on Computer Graphics and Visualization
February 10-14, 1997
This conference will cover such topics as fundamental algorithms, rendering and visualization, virtual reality, animation and multimedia, medical imaging, and graphical interaction. The WSCGAE 97 exhibit will be held simultaneously. Contact Vaclav Skala, Computer Science Dept., Univ. of West Bohemia, Univerzitni 22, Box 314, 306 14 Plzen, Czech Republic, e-mail For more information visit
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April 14-16, 1997
San Francisco, California
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Virtual Environments on the Internet, WWW, and Networks
April 15-17, 1997
Bradford, UK
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April 27-30, 1997
Providence, Rhode Island
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Handling Image Data in Multimedia Database Systems Workshop
June 14-17, 1997
Sofia, Bulgaria
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