News (eMedia21 Publishers)

December 20, 2011
XTech 2012 Seminars Focuses on Technologies Driven by XML Hybrid in-person / virtual conference to address the core technologies of today's content creation, production and delivery tools [Alexandria, VA, December 20, 2011]  IDEAlliance® announced registration is now open for XTech 2012 Seminars (formerly the XML Conference) being held March 15-16, 2012 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Rosemont, IL and webcast live to a worldwide audience.
January 05, 2011
Alexandria, VA – January 5, 2011- IDEAlliance® today announces open enrollment for its new nextPub™ initiative. The goal of nextPub is to foster the development of next-generation publishing tools by embracing emerging technologies, developing best practices and establishing industry standards to make multi-channel publishing simple and efficient. Publishers participating in the launch of nextPub include Conde Nast, Hachette Filipacchi Media US, Hearst Corporation, Meredith Corporation, National Geographic, Readers Digest, Time Inc. and US News & World Report.
December 16, 2010
IDEAlliance®  announced today that its 2011 eMediaPro Certification Program is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, February 15, 2011. IDEAlliance launched its eMediaPro Certification Program in early 2010 to fill the digital media knowledge gap for print production and information technology professionals. More than fifty production and IT professionals have enrolled to become eMediaPros to assist their company’s transition from operating print-centric workflows to enabling eMedia production, including eReaders, mobile devices, and other digital technologies.
October 18, 2010
IDEAlliance hosted a joint meeting of the IDEAlliance eMedia21 Publishers Forum Ghent Work Group on October 6th. The goal of the joint meeting was to seek input and participation by GWG members in two key IDEAlliance initiatives.The first initiative is to pilot test the new IDEAlliance Ad Insertion Order Confirmation Specification. During this meeting, the publishers who developed this XMP specification, designed to expedite the billing cycle for advertising materials worked with the ad portal vendors from GWG, to develop a pilot test plan.
August 23, 2010
IDEAlliance today announces the Keynote Presentations for its annual XML Conference to be held October 13-15 in Philadelphia at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. This year's conference, eMedia Revolution focuses on eMedia Publishing and XML Foundations, Applications and Interoperability. Keynoting this years conference are Joshua Quittner former editor of Time Inc.'s Business 2.0, executive editor at Fortune Magazine and the tablet evangelist for Time Magazine.
August 12, 2010
IDEAlliance today announces tutorial offerings for its annual XML Conference to be held October 13-15 in Philadelphia at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. This year’s conference, “eMedia Revolution,” focuses on eMedia Publishing and XML Foundations, Applications and Interoperability. Choosing from among five tutorials and a comprehensive conference track, attendees will discover how to reinvent their workflows and distribution models to support multi-channel content distribution.