<conference> Conference Information

Container element to contain information about a single conference and its proceedings.
Related Elements
The container element <conference> holds all of the elements that may be used to describe a conference, when an article was originally presented at a conference. Those elements include: <conf-date>, <conf-name>, <conf-acronym>, <conf-num>, <conf-loc>, <conf-sponsor>, and <conf-theme>.

Base Attributes


Models and Context
May be contained in
Content Model
<!ELEMENT  conference   %conference-model;                           >
Expanded Content Model

(conf-date, (conf-name | conf-acronym)+, conf-num?, conf-loc?, conf-sponsor*, conf-theme?)

Tagged Sample

Description including sponsor and theme

  <conf-date iso-8601-date="1999">1999</conf-date>
  <conf-name>The 27th annual ACM SI/GUCCS
  <conf-loc>Denver, Colorado, United States</conf-loc>
  <conf-sponsor>ACM, Assoc. for Computing Machinery</conf-sponsor>
  <conf-theme>User services conference for university 
   and college computing service organizations</conf-theme>
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