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Information Architecture Presentation at the École normale supérieure in Lyon, France

École normale supérieure de Lyon at Night-time

Earlier today I delivered a presentation called “The Evolution of Information Architecture” at the Colloquium on Information Architecture being hosted by the École normale supérieure in Lyon, France. The presentation ran for just under an hour, followed by a half hour of good questions, primarily from the students who are taking the Master’s program in… Read More

Semiconductor DITA Implementer’s Group (SDIG) Presentation

Title: SDIG Meeting – Presentation by Keith Schengili-Roberts (AMD) Date: Wednesday September 22, 2010 Time: 8:00 am – 9:30 am Location: Phone bridge 916-356-2663, Bridge: 4, Passcode: 3130624; Live Meeting: https://webjoin.intel.com/?passcode=3130624 Notes: Metrics, ROI and Convincing SMEs to Enter Content into a DITA CMS: Tales from a Mature DITA CMS Installation AMD’s Professional Graphics division… Read More

“DITA Reuse with LEGOs” Video

An amusing presentation explaining the idea of content reuse in DITA with Soren Weimann showing how it is done using big lego blocks (which represent individual topics), paper outlines of lego blocks (maps), a bowl (to represent a CMS), and a camera (to illustrate output). Sound confusing? Hardly, and it’s a shame that there aren’t more… Read More