[OS X TeX] TUG 2007 webcasts

Wendy McKay wgm at cds.caltech.edu
Mon Jul 23 04:11:25 EDT 2007

Webcasts of the TUG 2007 talks are posted at

For Mac users in particular, see talks by
Dick Koch (MacTeX),
Jonathan Kew(XeTeX), and
Ari Stern(LaTeXiT & graphics (including 3D drawings))

There were many other interesting talks.
A list of contents will be added to the river-valley.tv page.

The program was

Wednesday, July 18

8am	registration
8:30am	Karl Berry	Opening
8:35am	Peter Wilson	keynote address: Between then and now: A
 			meandering memoir
9:30am	Barbara Beeton	STIX fonts and Unicode
9:55am	Jonathan Kew	SIL font projects
10:15am	break
10:30am	Dick Koch	 Multiple TeX distribution support in MacTeX
11:05am	Jim Hefferon	 CTAN package sourcing
11:45am	Jonathan Kew	 XeTeX Live
12:20pm	Morten Hogholm	 LaTeX3 project update
12:45pm	lunch
1:45pm	Klaus Hoppner	 Typesetting tables with LaTeX
2:25pm	David Allen	 Three-dimensional graphics in LaTeX
3:05pm	Morten Hogholm	 The breqn package: revised and revived
3:45pm	break
4:00pm	Ari Stern	 Incorporating LaTeX text into graphics and
 			 presentations with LaTeXiT
4:20pm	Leonard Rosenthol	 Everything you wanted to know about PDF
 			 but were afraid to ask
5:00pm	q&a

Thursday, July 19

8:30am	Robert Burgess	 CrossTeX: A modern bibliography management tool
9:10am	Andrew Mertz and
 	William Slough	 Programming with PerlTeX
9:50am	Chris Rowley	Vistas for TeX
10:30am	break
10:45am	Paul Topping	 MathType 6's TeX input for MS Word and Wikipedia
11:25am	William Hammond	 Dual presentation with math from one source
12:05pm	Barry MacKichan	 Design decisions for a structured front end to
12:45pm	lunch
1:45pm	Don DeLand	From TeX to XML: The legacy of techexplorer and
 		        the future of math on the Web
2:25pm	Eitan Gurari	 LaTeX conversion into normalized forms and speech
3:05pm  Paulo Ney de Souza	 Long-time preservation strategies for
 	                 TeX-sourced content
3:45pm	break
4:00pm	q&a; TUG meeting
7pm	banquet	in the Aztec Center

Friday, July 20

8:30am	Roberto Ierusalimschy	 About Lua
9:30am	Hans Hagen	Introduction to the LuaTeX project
9:50am	Taco Hoekwater	 The Lua TeX interface: Extra tables and callbacks
10:30am	break
10:45am	Hans Hagen	LuaTeX attributes
11:25am	Idris Hamid	Arabic script typography
12:05pm	Hans Hagen	Zapfino as torture test
12:45pm	lunch
1:45pm	Nelson Beebe	Extending TeX and Metafont with floating-point
2:25pm	Taco Hoekwater	 MPLib: Turning MetaPost into a reusable component
3:05pm	Hans Hagen	ConTeXt MkIV
3:45pm	break
4:00pm	Idris Hamid	Critical editions
4:40pm	panel
5pm	closing

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