Save The Date!

Where To Meet The SiteFusion ProConsult Team

Whether it’s online or offline. SiteFusion ProConsult is taking part as a participant, sponsor or exhibitor in various exciting events and conferences this year! Let’s get in touch!

SSP

We are exhibiting at the 46th Annual Society for Scholarly Publishing US Meeting in Boston,Massachusetts! This annual in-person meeting is a great source to expand your knowledge about scholarly publishing and corresponding publishing technologies.

Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2024, – Friday, May 31, 2024,

Place: Westin Boston Seaport District | Boston, MA USA

Take a look at the SSP Agenda.

SSP Industry Breakout Session

Optimizing Scholarly Publishing Workflows with BPMN”: Join Colin O’Neil and Mario Kandler to explore BPMN’s transformative impact on publishing workflows.

Time: Wednesday, May 29, 1:30-2:00 p.m.

Speakers: Colin O’Neil (Senior Content Solutions Specialist at SiteFusion ProConsult) and Mario Kandler (Head of SiteFusion)

SSP Poster Presentation

Piloting Your Process: Efficient Academic Publishing with BPMN”: Colin O’Neil presents the power of BPMN for Scholarly Publishing.

Time: Thursday, May 30, 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Speaker: Colin O’Neil (Senior Content Solutions Specialist at SiteFusion ProConsult)

Frankfurt Book Fair 2024

Every year Frankfurt Book Fair creates an international meeting space for everyone involved in the book world. It is the most important event for all kinds of publishing and content – from novels and children’s books to scientific databases. Here, specialists from the field of global publishing meet partners from the technology industry and related creative industries like film and games. It is therefore the central place for international rights and license trading, from which new cooperations and business models are taking their course.

Date:  Wednesday, October 16, 2024 – Sunday, October 20, 2024

Place: Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1, 60327 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

URL: https://www.buchmesse.de/en

LavaCon

LavaCon was launched in Hawaii and is an international content strategy conference. It’s a perfect opportunity for content specialist to network with like-minded people and build lasting relationships.

Date: Saturday, October 27, 2024 – Wednesday, October 30, 2024

Place: Portland, Oregon, USA

URL: https://lavacon.org/

Events In The Past

The London Book Fair

This yearly Book Event is one of the biggest events in the publishing world. Everyone involved in the publishing world will be there, from authors, publishers, commissioners to publishing technology experts from all around the world. An opportunity you shouldn’t miss!

When? Tuesday, March 12, 2024 – Thursday, March 14, 2024

Where? Olympia London, Hammersmith Road, London, United Kingdom

URL? https://www.londonbookfair.co.uk/en-gb.html

Event 

Title: Unveiling the Top 10 Benefits for Publishers Adopting Structured Content and a Component Content Management System

Time: Tuesday 12th March, 12:45 – 13:15

Location: Tech Theatre

Speaker: Jeff Wood (President/COO at SiteFusion ProConsult), Dr. Nancy Roberts (Head of Tech & Content at Maverick Publishing Specialists)

Description: Join this distinguished panel, comprised of a seasoned publishing industry consultant and a leading publishing technology executive, as they reveal their “Top 10” benefits for publishers who embrace the synergy of Structured Content and a Component Content Management System (CCMS). They will explore the transformative advantages, ranging from streamlined content creation to enhanced collaboration, in our exploration of the dynamic relationship between structured content adoption and CCMS implementation. This discussion will shed light on how this powerful combination revolutionizes publishing workflows, delivering efficiency, consistency, and innovation in publishing content creation, editorial and production processes, and product distribution.

Add to Calender: Here

Event

Title: E-learning hands-on: how to create and publish interactive exercises with DITA Learning & Training

Time: Wednesday 13th March, 14:15 – 14:45

Location: Tech Theatre

Speaker: Colin O’Neil (Senior Content Solutions Specialist at SiteFusion ProConsult)

Description: Interactive exercises have become an integral part of e-learning. But how do you create them easily so that they can be used on multiple platforms and output channels? The presentation will first explain the structure and task types of the DITA standard with the Learning & Training extensions and their advantages. Building on this foundation, exercises will be created and demonstrated with the help of the Fonto XML Editor and the CMS technology SiteFusion. In addition, a number of real life examples will demonstrate how these interactive exercises are then published in e-learning apps and on the web.

Add to Calender: Here

NISO Plus Baltimore 2024

At the fifth anniversarx of this international conference, you will have the chance to learn more about the topics Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Metadata, Open Access and more! Of course, the event also offers great opportunities to connect, network and discuss with other experts challenges in scholarly communication and how we can overcome them.

When? Tuesday February 13, 2024, – Wednesday, February 14, 2024,

Where? Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor, 300 Light Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21202 United States

URL? https://niso.plus/home/baltimore/

KM World / Taxonomy Bootcamp

If you want to learn more about the successes, challenges, methodologies and products for taxonomies, the Taxonomy Boot Camp is for you! It is the perfect event to share personal expierence and get detailed insight on taxonomies, ontologies, folksonomies, tagging mechanisms and other techniques for organizing information. On top of that, it is also the perfect opportunity to network with peers

When? Monday November 6, 2023, – Thursday, November 9, 2023,

Where? JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20004

URL? https://www.kmworld.com/

Frankfurt Book Fair 2023

Every year Frankfurt Book Fair turns into the world meeting point for ideas. It is the most important trade fair for all kinds of publishing and content – from novels and children’s books to scientific databases. Here, specialists from the field of global publishing meet partners from the technology industry and related creative industries like film and games. It is therefore the central place for international rights and license trading, from which new cooperations and business models are taking their course.

When? Wednesday, October 18, – Sunday, October 22,

Where? Hall 4.0 G91, Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1, 60327 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

URL? https://www.buchmesse.de/en

Events:

What?: Top 5 Benefits of Implementing Structured Content Management in a Component Content Management System (CCMS)
When?: October 18th, 11:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Who?: Jeff Wood (President/COO at SiteFusion ProConsult)
Description: In the ever-evolving landscape of content creation and dissemination, structured content management has emerged as a pivotal solution for efficiently managing and delivering information across diverse platforms and channels. This talk explores the profound advantages that organizations can gain by adopting structured content management within a CCMS framework, followed by a brief demonstration of SiteFusion CCMS to further highlight these capabilities.

What?: SiteFusion CMS: XML-first authoring and content management
When?: October 18th, 2:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Who?: Colin O’Neil (Content Solutions Specialist @SiteFusion ProConsult)
Description: Reuse has been a topic in publishing has been around since we have been publishing, but it too often gets overlooked during planning. In this demo we will show how a proper reuse strategy together with latest reusable node functionality from SiteFusion will save you time & effort and unlock new functionality of your content.

What?: Publishing AI Hub – An integrated architecture to bring (Gen) AI to your Content
When?: October 18th, 3:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Who?: Gregor Sieber (Executive Vice President / Head of Consulting and Innovation at EBCONT)
Description: In this talk, we expound upon what is essential to harmonious integrate Artificial Intelligence into your content. Learn how to sustainably set up the technical infrastructure needed to support all your AI strategy, needs and possible use cases. EBCONTs Publishing AI Hub architecture seamlessly brings together and integrates content management processes, content components, AI functionalities, and AI data sets to provide a foundation for future proof AI-supported publishing. To achieve this synergy, we build right on top of tools and solutions like the SiteFusion CMS, the MarkLogic database, and both commercial services like OpenAI and open source machine learning.

What?: SiteFusion CMS: XML-first authoring and content management
When?: October 18th, 4:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Who?: Colin O’Neil (Content Solutions Specialist @SiteFusion ProConsult)
Description: Reuse has been a topic in publishing has been around since we have been publishing, but it too often gets overlooked during planning. In this demo we will show how a proper reuse strategy together with latest reusable node functionality from SiteFusion will save you time & effort and unlock new functionality of your content.

What?: SiteFusion CMS: XML-first authoring and content management
When?: October 19th, 10:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Who?: Colin O’Neil (Content Solutions Specialist @SiteFusion ProConsult)
Description: Reuse has been a topic in publishing has been around since we have been publishing, but it too often gets overlooked during planning. In this demo we will show how a proper reuse strategy together with latest reusable node functionality from SiteFusion will save you time & effort and unlock new functionality of your content.

What?: Top 5 Benefits of Implementing Structured Content Management in a Component Content Management System (CCMS)
When?: October 19th, 12:30 – 1:00 p.m.
Who?: Jeff Wood (President/COO at SiteFusion ProConsult)
Description: In the ever-evolving landscape of content creation and dissemination, structured content management has emerged as a pivotal solution for efficiently managing and delivering information across diverse platforms and channels. This talk explores the profound advantages that organizations can gain by adopting structured content management within a CCMS framework, followed by a brief demonstration of SiteFusion CCMS to further highlight these capabilities.

What?: Publishing AI Hub – An integrated architecture to bring (Gen) AI to your Content
When?: October 19th,  1:00 – 1:30 p.m.
Who?: Gregor Sieber (Executive Vice President / Head of Consulting and Innovation at EBCONT)
Description: Description: In this talk, we expound upon what is essential to harmonious integrate Artificial Intelligence into your content. Learn how to sustainably set up the technical infrastructure needed to support all your AI strategy, needs and possible use cases. EBCONTs Publishing AI Hub architecture seamlessly brings together and integrates content management processes, content components, AI functionalities, and AI data sets to provide a foundation for future proof AI-supported publishing. To achieve this synergy, we build right on top of tools and solutions like the SiteFusion CMS, the MarkLogic database, and both commercial services like OpenAI and open source machine learning.

What?: Gutenberg’s CMS – a media theorist perspective on publishing and content management in a post-Gutenberg world.
When?: October 19th, 4:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Who?: Frank Blau (Principal Data Architect at EBCONT)
Description: The invention of the printing press not only enabled the development of publishing, but also to the development of content as something that can be stored, rearranged and presented to consumers. Today we have a digital tool, the Content Management System, or CMS which delivers this functionality to both printed and digital media. This strong metaphor is a powerful lens to view not only the historical context of the CMS in publishing, but also to investigate and discover new use cases and applications that a modern CMS can deliver.

What?: SiteFusion CMS: XML-first authoring and content management
When?: October 20th, 10:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Who?: Colin O’Neil (Content Solutions Specialist @SiteFusion ProConsult)
Description: Reuse has been a topic in publishing has been around since we have been publishing, but it too often gets overlooked during planning. In this demo we will show how a proper reuse strategy together with latest reusable node functionality from SiteFusion will save you time & effort and unlock new functionality of your content.

STM US Annual Conference

The STM’s annual Frankfurt conference has made a name for itself as the ‘sell-out’ event prior to the Frankfurt Book Fair. Its program focused on strategic thinking, public policy and business models is attracting the most important personalities from the scholary and professional publishing industry. Everyone from industry leader, publishing managers and executives will be attending this event.

When? Tuesday, October 16, 2023

Where? TBC

URL? https://www.stm-assoc.org/events/stm-conference-dinner-2023-frankfurt/

LavaCon

LavaCon was launched in Hawaii to help businesses take advantage of cutting-edge content technologies. However it is not just a conference anymore. It’s a perfect opportunity for content specialist to network with like-minded people and build lasting relationships.

When? Saturday, October 14, 2023 – Tuesday, October 17, 2023

Where? Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel, 739 Canal St. @, Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130

URL? https://lavacon.org/

DAM NY

As the world’s leading conference dedicated to Digital Asset Management, DAM New York is a unique environment to exchange knowledge, share experiences and build long-lasting professional networks. Topics like Metadata, Integration, Video Workflow, Creative Operations, AI, Corporate Archives, Automated Workflows, Rights Management, User Adoption, Governance are covered by multiple speakers and sessions throught the event. We cannot wait to see you in New York!

When? Thursday, September 14, 2023 – Friday, September 15, 2023

Where? New York Hilton Midtown, 1335 6th Ave, New York, NY 10019

URL? https://www.henrystewartconferences.com/events/dam-new-york-2023

SSP

We are exhibiting at the 45th Annual Society for Scholarly Publishing US Meeting in Portland Oregon in one week 🎉! This annual in-person meeting is a great source to expand your knowledge about scholarly publishing 📚 and corresponding publishing technologies.

When? Wednesday, May 31 2023, – Friday, June 2 2023,

Where? Oregon Convention Center & Hyatt Regency, 375 NE Holladay St, Portland, OR 97232

URL? https://customer.sspnet.org/SSP/ssp/AM23/Home.aspx?hkey=537f9942-8688-495a-baed-985e3da13a06

London Book Fair 2023

We’re thrilled to be back for this annual gathering of the publishing world. Join us and meet a great variety of attendees, get inspired by many facinating speakers, and learn all about our full-lifecycle publishing solutions.

When? Tuesday, April 18, 2023 – Thursday, April 20, 2023

Where? Olympia London, Hammersmith Road, London, United Kingdom

URL? https://www.londonbookfair.co.uk/

Data Harmony Users Group (DHUG) Annual Meeting

The Data Harmony Users Group (DHUG) Annual Meeting is a networking event with multiple interactive sessions and case studies. It is the perfect opportunity to learn more about the latest changes and the future of the Data Harmony software, finding the right publishing platform vendor, new ways of measuring the impact and influence of the organization’s taxonomy strategy and much more!

When? Monday, February 6, 2023 – Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Where? Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town, 800 Rio Grande Blvd. NW Albuquerque, New Mexico 87104

URL? https://www.accessinn.com/dhug-2023/

Digital Book World

The Digital Book World is an annual meeting of the world of publishing. Returning after six years, the gathering will take place in NYC. Three days packed with panel discussions, presentations as well as the Digital Book World Awards.

When? Monday, January 16, 2023 – Wednesday, January 18, 2023

Where? Sheraton Times Square Hotel), 811 7th Avenue, W 53rd St, New York, NY

Who? Jeff Wood, Alexander Deles, Hannes Litschauer

URL? https://www.digitalbookworld.com/

London Book Fair 2022

The London Book Fair is the global marketplace for rights negotiation and the sale and distribution of content across print, audio, TV, film and digital channels. Staged annually, our in-person event typically welcomes more than 25,000 publishing professionals to London for the week of the fair to learn, network, and kick off their year of business.

When? Tuesday, April 5, 2022 – Thursday, April 7, 2022

Where? Technology & Publishing Solutions, Stand 3B22, Olympia London, Hammersmith Road, London, United Kingdom

URL? https://www.londonbookfair.co.uk/

NISO Plus

SiteFusion ProConsult is excited to attend #NISOPlus22! Global Conversations and Global Connections. Starting on February 15th until the 17th, this online event once more connects the members of the ℹ️ information community worldwide. We are looking forward to listening closely to all the knowledgeable and future-focused speakers . On top of that, joining the live discussion to really explore such a varied choice of different topics is phenomenal.

When? Tuesday, February 15, 2022 – Thursday, February 17, 2022

Where? Online

URL? https://niso.plus/introducing-the-niso-plus-2022-program/

DHUG Annual Meeting 2022

The DHUG (Data Harmony Users Group) will be presented on Tuesday, February 8. The meeting will span two sessions of two and a half hours each (five hours total). The first session features Access Innovations staff who will present the hour-long annual features update and a 30-minute session discussing the new ontology and knowledge graph options.

When? Tuesday, Feburary 8, 2022

Where? Online

URL? https://www.accessinn.com/events-2/

STM 3 day Spring Conference 2022

The STM (Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers) 3-day spring conference will be held both online and offline. Attend the conference in to locations in the UK and US. STM is the standard bearer for the academic publishing industry, working with its members to advance trusted research worldwide. They are committed to ensuring that the great discoveries of our time are communicated with pinpoint accuracy, clarity and integrity. They champion innovation across academic research, stimulating the development of new technologies and guidance on universal standards.

When? Tuesday, April 26, 2022 – Thursday, April 28, 2022

Where? Hybrid (Online & Offline) National Press Club, 529 14th Street, NW, 13th Floor, Washington, DC 20045, United States

URL? https://www.stm-assoc.org/events/stm-spring-conference-2022/

Society For Scholarly Publishing 44th Annual Meeting

The annual SSP (Society for Scholarly Publishing) holds their 44th Annual Meeting in 2022. Their aim is to present an in-person meeting in Chicago, and are excited at the prospect of gathering together in this way once again. The SSP community brings together academics, funders, librarians, publishers, service providers, technologists, and countless others with a communal interest and stake in the dissemination of scholarly information. We look forward to the 44th Annual Meeting as an opportunity to reconnect and to connect anew.

When? Wednesday, June 1, 2022 – Friday, June 3, 2022

Where? Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers, 301 E North Water St, Chicago, IL 60611, United States, Booth #216

URL? https://www.sspnet.org/community/news/industry-event/ssp-44th-annual-meeting/

DAM NY 2022

The DAM New York is the world’s leading conference dedicated to Digital Asset Management, DAM and a unique environment to exchange knowledge, share experiences and build long-lasting professional networks. Join 70+ speakers across 50+ sessions covering Metadata, Integration, Video Workflow, Creative Operations, AI, Corporate Archives, Automation, Rights Management, Adoption, Governance and more.

When? Thursday, September 15, 2022 – Friday, September 16, 2022

Where? New York Hilton Midtown Hotel, 1335 6th Ave, New York, NY 10019, United States

URL? https://www.henrystewartconferences.com/events/dam-new-york-2022 

Frankfurt Book Fair 2022

Once a year Frankfurt Book Fair turns into the world capital of ideas. It is the most important international trade fair for publishing and content of all kinds – from novels and children’s books to scientific databases. Here, experts from global publishing meet partners from the technology industry and related creative industries such as film and games. Thus, it is the hub of the international rights and licensing trade, and from here new cooperations and business models take their course.

When? Wednesday, October 19, – Sunday, October 23,

Where? Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1, 60327 Frankfurt am Main, Germany, Hall 4.2, Booth K29

URL? https://www.buchmesse.de/en

Events at our booth: 

At Wednesday, October 19: 

What? A future-proof Guide to a modern Content Workflow in Publishing

When? 3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Who? Maarten Van Vulpen (Fonto), Gregor Sieber (EBCONT) & Jeff Wood (SiteFusion ProConsult)

At Thursday, October 20:

What? A future-proof Guide to a modern Content Workflow in Publishing

When?: 01:00 – 01:30 p.m.

Who? Taeke Kuyvenhoven (Fonto), Gregor Sieber (EBCONT) & Jeff Wood (SiteFusion ProConsult)


What?: A McLuhan Approach to Multi-Model Data

When?: 03:00 – 03:20 p.m.

Who? Frank Blau (EBCONT)

All events are free of charge for you to experience at our booth without registration!

We’d Love To Hear From You

You want to meet at one of the exciting events of 2022? Shoot us a message and we’ll be ready to talk to you about our solutions and learn more about your specific initiative, even those only in the early fact-finding stage.