Publications Office of the EU
Agenda - The Future of Publishing

The Future of Publishing Conference

24 October 2018

Draft Programme

  • 09.00 – 09.30 Registration and coffee
  • 09.30 Welcome and opening

    -Welcome speech
    Rudolf Strohmeier, Director General, Publications Office of the European Union

    -Opening speech
    Marc Schauss, Director, Court of Justice of the European Union / Alternate president of the management committee of the Publications Office of the European Union
  • 09.50 Keynote speech
    Current status and future directions of publications based on web technologies
    Bill McCoy, Entrepreneur / previous Head of Publishing Activity, W3C / previous General Manager - Digital Publishing, Adobe
  • 10.40 Session 1
    Trusting digital content in the era of fake news
    John Sheridan, Digital Director, The National Archives
  • 11.30 – 11:55 Coffee break
  • 11.55 Session 2
    Global web audience trends and insights; implications for the future
    Nisa Bayindir, Director of Global Insights, GlobalWebIndex
  • 12.45 – 14:00 Lunch
  • 14.00 Session 3
    Legal information is information in use – Context and accuracy are mandatory assets for smart applications
    Christian Dirschl: Chief Content Architect, Wolters Kluwer
  • 14.50 Session 4
    How open public data impacts artificial intelligence based language technologies and how these technologies transform public services
    Andrejs Vasiljevs, CEO, Tilde
  • 15:40 – 16:10 Coffee break
  • 16.10 Session 5
    How to communicate insights in data
    Jan Willem Tulp, Data Experience Designer, TULP Interactive
  • 17:00 Closing remarks
  • 17:15 Networking Cocktail