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IPTC Welcome to IPTC's Spring 2017 Meeting

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An introduction to the work of the IPTC and the topics to be discussed at our Spring Meeting, including "Fake News" and the IPTC EXTRA open source news classification engine.

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IPTC Welcome to IPTC's Spring 2017 Meeting

  1. 1. Welcome to London! Stuart Myles * Chairman of the Board * 17th May 2017 © 2017 IPTC (www.iptc.org) All rights reserved https://flic.kr/p/tiRXEB
  2. 2. IPTC Spring Meeting • At the end, I’ll ask each person to introduce themselves – Name? – Organization? – What are you hoping to learn or achieve at this meeting? • But first…a glance at the what we’re up to for the next two days © 2017 IPTC (www.iptc.org) All rights reserved 2 https://flic.kr/p/nQdDx2
  3. 3. IPTC Standards • IPTC is rooted in the news industry • We develop open source standards for news technology • Enable hundreds of news and media organizations, large and small • IPTC standards power software used to create, edit, archive and distribute news and information around the world © 2017 IPTC (www.iptc.org) All rights reserved 3 https://flic.kr/p/nQdDx2
  4. 4. Wednesday SportsML SportsJS NewsCodes Standards Updates © 2017 IPTC (www.iptc.org) All rights reserved 4 Tuesday Video Metadata Hub Photo Metadata JSON for Video and Photo Metadata ODRL and RightsML NewsML-G2 News Architecture https://iptc.org/moz/events/spring-meeting-2017/
  5. 5. Beyond News and Standards • As well as news, our work is also relevant to – Photographers, videographers, academics, archivists… • Goal is to bring together diverse groups so we can – Create powerful, efficient standards and technologies – Learn from each other what works and what does not • Hear from IPTC Members – AFP, ANSA, AP, DPA, Fingerpost, PA, TR • Working with other groups and non IPTC members – W3C, Glitch • IPTC is evolving beyond standards – Verification and trustworthy news – EXTRA open source rules-based classification engine © 2017 IPTC (www.iptc.org) All rights reserved 5 https://flic.kr/p/nQdDx2
  6. 6. IPTC Membership • Membership needs drive IPTC work – Please let us know what we should look at • News and metadata on the Web – AMP, AppleNews, Instant Articles, rNews, Schema.org • AR, VR, 360 degree photos, drones, chatbots • How can IPTC help? – Negotiating standards? – Developing best practices? – Navigating the ethics of these technologies? © 2017 IPTC (www.iptc.org) All rights reserved 6 https://flic.kr/p/nQdDx2
  7. 7. Date and Place of Next Meeting Barcelona 6th – 8th November 2017 https://flic.kr/p/kAXGfC © 2017 IPTC (www.iptc.org) All rights reserved 7
  8. 8. Tips for Attendees • Introduce yourself to someone you don't know • Ask questions – During the sessions (use the microphones) – At the coffee breaks – Over breakfast, lunch and dinner • Pick one thing you're interested in and volunteer to help • Think of a colleague and rope them in • Write a trip report – Help spread the word about the good work that IPTC does. © 2017 IPTC (www.iptc.org) All rights reserved 8
  9. 9. Why I Go To IPTC Conferences • To create technical standards • To learn from people who do similar work – Partners – Competitors – Vendors – Researchers • To find out what works – and what doesn’t © 2017 IPTC (www.iptc.org) All rights reserved 9
  10. 10. Introductions • Name? • Organization? • What are you hoping to learn or achieve at this meeting? © 2017 IPTC (www.iptc.org) All rights reserved 10 https://flic.kr/p/6Nkkq9

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