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Joshua Tallent

Director of Outreach and Education, Firebrand Technologies

Joshua Tallent, the Director of Outreach and Education at Firebrand Technologies, is dedicated to helping publishers around the world create better books. In addition to heading up training and outreach efforts within Firebrand, Joshua serves on multiple industry committees and working groups and teaches at publishing conferences year-round. He also leads the development of FlightDeck, the most robust EPUB quality assurance tool available.

Watch his talk on managing metadata at Tech Forum 2015:

 

Joshua's Sessions

Understanding Your Metadata’s Journey

Auditorium Room C
Publishers around the world struggle with how their metadata morphs as it travels from their domains into the wilds of retailers, distributors, and other partners. Despite the use of industry standards like ONIX, there is still a lot of inconsistency that can happen when a title record is sent out to so many different destinations. […]
Metadata Tech Forum
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E-production Without Borders: Next steps and blue sky possibilities for the eprdctn pro

Auditorium
So you’ve mastered ebook development—now what? With the field of e-production in transition, there is both uncertainty and the potential for exciting new opportunities for ebook designers and developers. What possibilities exist in the world outside of digital publishing for eprdctn professionals? And how can other fields instruct and influence ebook development? Ebook pros who […]
ebookcraft main day
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Closing Remarks & Announcement of So You Think You Can Code 2017 Winner

Auditorium
Let’s wrap up the day with the announcement of this year’s So You Think You Can Code 2017 winner.
ebookcraft main day
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