Seventh Australasian Database Conference (ADC'96)

Melbourne, Australia, 29 -- 30 January 1996

ADC is the major annual Australasian conference on database systems. ADC'96 is run under the auspices of the Computer Science Association (Australia) and held in conjunction with ACSC'96, CATS'96, and ACAW'96. In 1996 ADC is jointly hosted by RMIT and The University of Melbourne.

Call For Papers

Papers in all areas of database systems research, development and education are invited. Papers describing implemented systems and novel applications are particularly welcomed. Papers from industrial and commercial practitioners describing their experiences and views in developing and applying database systems are also invited and will be separately reviewed. Click here to view a PostScript version of the full Call for Papers, including submission guidelines. (Copies of this CFP will be distributed to all computer science departments in Australasia in early June.) Click here for details of submission formatting, including access to MS Word and LaTeX/BibTeX style files suitable for use in final paper submission.

Address for Submissions

Submissions should be made by e-mail in uuencoded PostScript format to If receipt has not been acknowledged by 1 September, contact the program chair.

If electronic submission is not possible, send four paper copies to:

School of Computing and Information Technology,
Griffith University,
Nathan Qld 4111,

Important Dates

Program Committee Chair

Rodney Topor, Griffith University

Program Committee

David Abel, CSIRO
Peter Bernus, Griffith University
Philip Dart, University of Melbourne
Guozhu Dong, University of Melbourne
Alan Fekete, University of Sydney
Gopal Gupta, James Cook University
Rao Kotagiri, University of Melbourne
Tok Wang Ling, National University of Singapore
Ian McDonald, Otago University
Anne Ngu, University of New South Wales
Beng Chin Ooi, National University of Singapore
Maria Orlowska, University of Queensland
Mike Papazoglou, Queensland University of Technology
John Roddick, University of South Australia
Ron Sacks-Davis, RMIT
John Shepherd, University of New South Wales
Bala Srinivisan, Monash University
C. P. Tsang, University of Western Australia
Janet Verbyla, Flinders University
Millist Vincent, University of South Australia
Jeffrey Yu, Australian National University
John Zeleznikow, LaTrobe University
Justin Zobel, RMIT

General Chairs

Justin Zobel, RMIT
Alistair Moffat, University of Melbourne


General enquiries should be addressed to This address can also be used to request a hard copy of the Call for Papers. Alternatively fax your name and address to ADC'96 using +61 3 9348 1184.