Artifact Details

Title

Low-cost computing in education systems (Part 1), tape 1

Catalog Number

102780924

Type

Audio

Date

1981-04-04

Identifying Numbers

Other number Tape # 33-3

Format

Standard audio cassette

Description

The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference and exposition. The first faire was held in 1977 and was organized y Jim Warren and Bob Relling. At the Time, It was the biggest computer show in the world, intended to populatize the personal computer in the homes.

The Sixth West Coast Conference took place in San Francisco on April 3-4-5, 1981. This is the recording of the panel titled "Low-cost computing in education systems (Part I)".

The titles of the papers presented are:

"Personal computers in educational administration" by Eugene J. Muscat and Paul Lorton.

"Competency exams and micro computers" by Leonard T. Meuer.

"Purchasing microcomputer system components from two vendors considered dangerous" by Ronald S. Lemos.

Series Title

The Sixth West Coast Computer Faire

Credit

Gift of Jim Warren

Lot Number

X2595.2004