2001 Program

Session 1: Data Location, Extraction, and Display

  1. ELIJAH: Extracting Genealogy from the WebSlides: Download Slides (PowerPoint), Rachel Lee and Dave Barney, WhizBang! Labs and Brigham Young University paper presentation

  2. An Integrated System for Processing Information from Genealogical Text, Merrill Hutchison, Tim Richards, William Taysom, and Deryle Lonsdale, Brigham Young University paper

  3. Automatic Zoning of Digitized Documents, Heath Nielson and William A. Barrett, Brigham Young University paper

  4. Automatically Identifying Records from the Extracted Data Fields of Genealogical Microfilm, Kenneth Tubbs and David W. Embley, Brigham Young University paper

  5. Just-In-Time Browsing for Digital Microfilm Douglas J. Kennard and William A. Barrett, Brigham Young University paper

Session 2: Systems

  1. Proposal For a Global Genealogy Network, Eric Jarvi, Nicholas Leippe, Brigham Young University paper

  2. A Peer-To-Peer Network Protocol for Genealogical Data, Conan C. Albrecht, Douglas Dean, Robert B. Jackson, Stephen W. Liddle, and Rayman D. Meservy, Brigham Young University paper presentation

  3. Hypercubes: A Superior Topology for Real-Time Genealogical Collaboration Network, Ron Crowther and Scott N. Woodfield, Brigham Young University paper

  4. Towards Real-Time Collaboration In Genealogy Research, Scott N. Woodfield, Brigham Young University paper

  5. Application Study of a Global Genealogical Database, Mikael Ronstrom, Ericsson paper

Session 3: Data Understanding, Integration, and Visualization

  1. Graph-Based Remerging of Genealogical Databases, D. Randall Wilson, fonix Corporation paper presentation

  2. Integration of Genealogical Information!, Bruce D. Despain paper

  3. Place Database Slides Rob Feist paper presentation

  4. A Speech Interface to Genealogical Data, Deryle Lonsdale, Brigham Young University paper

  5. Visualization of Large Pedigree Charts, Takafumi Saito and Thomas W. Sederberg, Brigham Young University paper

  6. Wanted: A Geographical, Time-Period-Based User Interface Richard E. Burman paper

Session 4: Research Tools

  1. Images Online at Ancestry.com: Technology and Workflow Overview, Jake Gehring, Ancestry.com paper

  2. German Immigrant Ancestors Database, Becky Hunt and Jessica Jazexhiu paper

  3. Culturally Sensitive Genealogical Software Steven M. Cannon

  4. Partnership with a Small, Rural Historical Society, Lucy Ficklin Dill paper

  5. Metadata Description of Stored Digital Objects, Herbert J. White II, LDS Church paper

  6. Digital Camera Imaging of Original Documents, Richard J. Laxman, Barry R. Urry paper

  7. Family and Church History Technical Update Randy Bryson, LDS Church paper

Panel

Moderator: J. Ekstrom

Panelists: Dallan Quass, Dan Olsen, Jake Gehring, Rick Laxman, Ray Wright

After-Dinner Speech

Scott Woodward, Brigham Young University