Halifax Jazz Festival: July 12-17

Full lineup and schedule of events can be found at http://www.halifaxjazzfestival.ca/

Halifax Harbour Hopper


It's a fully narrated hour, and included such topics as the Halifax Explosion and the rich history of Halifax's role during war and peace while pointing out the many interesting anecdotes relative to our current fleet of naval vessels. A fun-filled amphibious adventure you'll never forget. Enjoy a 55-minute tour of historic Halifax - By LAND and by SEA!

And more

This site has a lot of good ideas depending on people's interests such as visiting the Public Gardens, the Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk, Point Pleasant Park, Halifax historic sites, different city tours, shopping, art galleries, museums, etc: https://www.tripadvisor.ca/Attractions-g154976-Activities-Halifax_Halifax_Region_Nova_Scotia.html


Lower Deck - http://www.lowerdeck.ca/lower-deck-waterfront.html

The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse - http://www.oldtriangle.com/welcome/

Stubborn Goat - http://www.stubborngoat.ca/halifax/

Durty Nellys - http://durtynellys.ca/

Stillwell Beer Bar - http://www.barstillwell.com/


The Wooden Money - http://www.thewoodenmonkey.ca/

The Bicycle Thief - http://bicyclethief.ca/

The Five Fisherman - http://www.fivefishermen.com/

Da Mauirizo - https://damaurizio.ca/

The Press Gang  - http://thepressgang.ca/

Chives Canadian Bistro - http://www.chives.ca/

Gio - http://giohalifax.com/

Heartwood - http://www.iloveheartwood.ca/

27th ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media

10-13 July 2016 - Halifax, Canada

Collocated with UMAP 2016




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Social Media

Stay informed about the latest calls, announcements and gossip related to Hypertext 2016.



Official hashtag: #acmht16


Important Dates

Registration and Support

10 June 2016: Student Support
17 June 2016: Advance Registration

Deadlines are always at 23:59 (Hawaii Time Zone)


15 January 2016: Workshop and Tutorial Proposals

Main Proceedings
(Full Papers, Short Papers, Posters)

22 February 2016: Submission Deadline (extended)
1 April 2016: Notifications
9 May 2016: Camera-Ready

Extended Proceedings
(Creative Track, Late-Breaking Results, Demos, Doctoral Consortium, Workshop Papers)

27 May 2016: Paper Submission (extended)
10 June 2016: Notifications
1 July 2016: Camera-Ready