Production Systems Meeting-Oslo


Transition to EPUB 3 Production Systems Meeting, Oslo

DAISY Consortium TIES working group & Norwegian Library of Talking Books and Braille is organizing a half-day Production Systems meeting on June 18, 2014 in Oslo, Norway. The over arching goal of the meeting is to facilitate DAISY Consortium members in overcoming challenges in migration to EPUB 3 production systems.

The half-day Transition to EPUB 3 Production Systems meeting will be followed by the EDUPUB Europe 2014, to be held on June 19th in Oslo. IDPF would like to invite DAISY Consortium members to the EDUPUB workshop.


Objectives of the Transition to EPUB 3 Production Systems meeting

  • Discuss the challenges being faced by the DAISY Consortium members in migration to EPUB 3 and explore the possible solutions
  • Establish collaboration of DAISY production experts with the EDUPUB working group members for incorporating the DAISY production requirements in the EDUPUB profile

Schedule

  • June 18, 12:00 PM to 1 PM: Lunch, generously hosted by the Norwegian Library of Talking Books and Braille
  • June 18, 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM: Transition to EPUB 3 Production Systems meeting
Please note that the Oslo time (daylight saving) is +2 hrs UTC

Meeting notes and presentations

The notes of the meeting and the presentations are available for download. Please click on the links below for downloading the files.


Agenda

  1. Introduction
  2. Recap of the milestones achieved by the TIES production group till now.
  3. NORDIC guidelines presentation by Tam Johnson - MTM.
  4. EDUPUB presentation by Markus Gylling – DAISY Consortium & IDPF.
  5. Discussion for identifying the missing pieces in EDUPUB profile.
  6. Discussion on integrating the efforts of DAISY members with the EDUPUB in order to lead us to inclusive publishing system.
  7. Open house session.

Venue

Norwegian Library of Talking Books and Braille
Observatoriegaten 1B
Box 2764 Solli
0204 Oslo, Norway
Contact person: Arne Kyrkjeboe, Production Manager – NLB
Email: Arne.Kyrkjeboe@nlb.no
Phone: +47 47 90 33 88

Online Participation

Participants can also join online through Skype. To join the meeting online, please send the invite to the Skype ID: nlb_norway.


Registration

  • To register for Transition to EPUB 3 production systems meeting (June 18), please send email to George Kerscher (kerscher[@]montana.com) or Avneesh Singh (asingh[@]daisy.org)
  • To register for EDUPUB Europe 2014 workshop (June 19), please visit IDPF website http://idpf.org/edupub-europe-2014