I nformation Gatekeepers Inc. (IGI) and the Plastic Optical Fiber Trade Organization (POFTO) announce POF World 2000--a conference and show devoted to the applications and specification of plastic optical fiber. POF World will include a full day of short courses and two days of presentations and exhibits demonstrating the latest advancements and developments in the fields of fiber-optic illumination, entertainment, sign, display, and data communication.

POF World 2000 will be held June 19-21, at the San Jose Convention and Cultural Facility in San Jose, CA. For additional information, contact: Corey Hollister, Director of Events, IGI, phone: 800/323-1088, 617/232-3111, fax: 617/734-8562, e-mail: corey@igigroup.com, and web: www.igigroup.com.