is the premier international conference on database technology, organized
every year by the VLDB Endowment.VLDB
2003 is held in Berlin,
the capital of Germany in the center of Europe, where East meets West.13
years after reunification and 25 years after VLDB was held in Berlin for
the first time, we welcome you again to a place that currently transforms
itself into one of the most exciting centers in Europe and the World.
We hope you will enjoy the conference, at the same time exploring the
cultural and historical diversity of Berlin.