Metadata in the Cross-Channel Ecosystem: Consistency, Context and Interoperability

A session at IA Summit 2013

Saturday 6th April, 2013

3:45pm to 4:30pm (EST)

This presentation shows how metadata enables consistency, context, and interoperability in a cross-channel context by managing, describing, and exchanging information objects.

We start by looking at 3 different types of metadata – administrative, descriptive, and structural – and show their role in UX practices including content strategy, faceted search, and form design.

Then we proceed to understand the cross-channel ecosystem, understanding the differences between media, channels and touchpoints. We learn what separates a multi-channel experience from a cross-channel one, and further the role of information exchanges in the cross-channel context.

From there we learn about the nuts and bolts of an information exchange, including semantics, syntax and lexicon, and how these are documented in schema.

Then we look at some of the common standards used to specify schema for information exchanges. Last but not least, we’ll explore how linked data and ontologies enable us to map shared mental models.

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Adam Ungstad

Information Architect, Author of @SecretLakesYYJ, Speaker at #IAS13 and #EuroIA, all around awesome guy, not to mention a kick-ass dad. bio from Twitter

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Time 3:45pm4:30pm EST

Date Sat 6th April 2013


Harborside Ballroom B, Baltimore Marriott Waterfront

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