The Web Festival is a special event dedicated to Web authors
as well as Web users, giving the opportunity to Web authors to
present their accomplishments and users to compare them, and to
evaluate their impact. In line with this year's topic, Web Festival
was a contest for the best portal.
The contest was open to everybody (Rules
of the contest). The deadline for the submission of Web sites
was September 8th, 2000. Since April 3rd till September 8th, 2000
we received 119 applications
for Web Festival. Check out the list
of 22 web sites selected for final competition.
The Jury officially awarded best web site in each category
and seven Special Mentions of the Jury
Apart from the official contest, all visitors of the official
conference Web site had the opportunity to vote for the best web
site in the contest (September 21th - 26th, 2000) and a special
award - "Users'
Choice" was given.