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Virtual Meetup webinar: Metadata automation

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So many fields, so little time...keep calm and automate!

Join our virtual webinar to learn a variety of methods for automating the population of metadata to create more efficient workflows. A panel of DAM experts will share best practices and potential pitfalls for a variety of methods based on their diverse experiences in the field.

7:00 - 7:45 PM EST

45 Minute Agenda:
Introduction/Instruction: 5 minutes
Panel interview: 30 mins
Q&A: 10 mins

Webinar registration and to receive all pertinent information:


• David Riecks / Owner, and Metadata Consultant

David serves as the Chief Technical Advisor for the PLUS Coalition. He formerly chaired committees on digital photo standards for the Stock Artists Alliance and American Society of Media Photographers. He also helped found the Universal Photographic Digital Imaging Guidelines.

• Spencer Harris / Creative Workflow and Technology Professional / SBC Advertising

For eight years Spencer has been dedicated in development, analysis, processing, and training of Digital Asset Management solutions, workflows, and processes for small and large creative organizations. Evaluated systems and workflows in order to develop more fluid and cost saving methods resulting in less time searching for assets and increasing communication abilities between teams.

• Mark Walter / Content Technology Analyst / Consultant

Veteran consultant, analyst and marketer with broad experience with content technologies in corporate and commercial publishing contexts. 20 years' experience as a content/media/publishing technology analyst and consultant helping organizations improve operations through new technology. 5+ years' experience in product management and business development providing content technologies to customers.

• Peter Parker / Solutions Engineer for the Americas / Picturepark

Experienced technology manager, DAM integration expert, and workflow evangelist with a focus on providing real world solutions that enable users.

System and Infrastructure Design and Support
Graphic Arts Technologies
Digital Asset Management
OS X and Cross Platform Integration
Application Server Implementation and Administration
Digital Photography