ERIC Number: ED163978
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Conference on Intelligent Videodisc Systems. Brief Informal Summary.
Bork, Alfred; And Others
A three-day conference on intelligent videodisc systems was held to formulate a plan for the development of the necessary videodisc hardware and the possible production of materials to be available on a commercial basis. Those attending the conference included individuals from academic institutions and similar organizations concerned with using the computer as an educational tool, developers and potential manufacturers of the videodisc technology, developers and producers of computer equipment, and representatives from government agencies. Activities included presentations of informal review papers, small group discussions and reports, and demonstrations; topics covered were trends in private computing, computer assisted instruction, videodiscs and home entertainment, hardware and software, courseware production, development sites, marketing possibilities, and organizational mechanisms. (CMV)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: California Univ., Irvine.