Unicode and Internationalization:
Best Practices in the Networked World

September 7-10, 2004
San Jose, California, USA

Register now while seats are available!
Includes admission to Transdex!

The Conference Program and Registration form are available at:
DoubleTree Hotel
2050 Gateway Place
San Jose, CA 95110

Tel: (408) 453-4000
Fax: (408)-437-2899

  IUC26 Highlights
Industry leaders and experts discuss new developments, including:
  • The Common Locale Data Repository (CLDR) moves under the Unicode Consortium
  • Internationalized Web addresses: International Domain Name Architecture is now a standard. Internationalized Resource Identifiers (IRI) is proposed for standardization.
  • Replacement for RFC3066 language tagging is proposed
  • Supplementary characters supported in Java 1.5
  • Growing emphasis on Indic script development and deployment
Training, Case Studies, and Best Practices
  • The only Unicode tutorial officially sanctioned by the Unicode Consortium.
  • 13 additional tutorials updated with the latest information on internationalization and localization practices for the Web, .NET, scripts, and more
  • Broad platform coverage, including: Windows, Unix, Java, Mac OS, and ICU.
  • 50+ breakout sessions and panel discussions
Want to know more? See the program details: http://www.unicode.org/iuc/iuc26/program.html

Transdex admission is included
Free admission to a forum covering GILT (Globalization, Internationalization, Localization and Translation) topics and run by organizations at the forefront of the localization industry, ACCTI, CSN, and GALA. Click here for the Transdex Agenda

Exhibitor's Showcase and Panel Sessions:
Registration also gives admission to the conference Showcase where you can learn about the latest in GILT products and services that can help you globalize/localize your software, documentation and Internet content.

To exhibit in the Showcase, please see: http://www.unicode.org/iuc/iuc26/showcase.html

Showcase exhibitors include:

Antenna House
ClientSide News LLC (CSN)
GALA (Globalization and Localization Association)
The Language Technology Centre Ltd.
Lingoport, Inc.
Multilizer, Inc.
PASS Engineering GmbH
TOIN Corporation
Venturi Technology Partners


As the premier technical conference worldwide for both software and Web internationalization, this conference is ideal for those involved in internationalization of software and the Web, or Unicode-enabling software.

If you have a limited training budget, this is the one Internationalization conference you need. Send staff that are involved in either Unicode-enabling software, or internationalization of software and the Internet, including: managers, software engineers, systems analysts, font designers, graphic designers, content developers, Web designers, Web administrators, system administrators, technical writers, and product marketing personnel.

Conference Sponsors

Agfa Monotype Corporation
World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)