2014 Program

BiBV Program Schedule
October 23–24, 2014


 

Thursday, October 23, 2014

8:00 – 8:50
Coffee

8:50 – 9:00
Peter Brantley, New York Public Library
Welcome to Books in Browsers V!

9:00 – 9:30
Brewster Kahle, Internet Archive

9:30 – 9:50
Matthew Battles, metaLAB at Harvard; Berkman Center for Internet and Society
Bearing the Standard: Histories of Cooperative Innovation

9:50 – 10:10
Mitar Milutinovic, PeerLibrary/UC Berkeley
Making a library a digital one

10:10 – 10:20
group discussion

10:20 – 10:40
break

10:40 – 11:00
Richard Nash
The True Quantified Self: Give Users their own damn reading data

11:00 – 11:20
Nicole Ozer, ACLU
Retaining Your Privacy in the Facebook Age

11:20 – 11:30
group discussion

11:30 – 11:50
break

11:50 – 12:10
Tzviya Siegman, Wiley
The Inadvertent Accessible Content Architect

12:10 – 12:30
Ivan Herman, W3C, Liza Daly, Safari, & Markus Gylling, IDPF
Bridging the Web and Digital Publishing

12:30 – 12:50
Dave Cramer, Hachette Book Group
From Scrolls to Flows: Books and the New CSS

12:50 – 14:00
Lunch

14:00 – 14:20
Peter Armstrong, Leanpub
Standardizing Markdown Mapping to Books and Documentation

14:20 – 14:40
Michael Kowalski, Contentment
Designing for intimacy

14:40 – 14:50
group discussion

14:50 – 15:10
break

15:10 – 15:30
Scott Cipriano & James Densmore, Safari
What You Will Read Next

15:30 – 15:50
Katie Zhu, Medium
I made you a mixtape

15:50 – 16:00
group discussion

16:00 – 16:20
Liisa McCloy-Kelley, Penguin Random House
Thinking About “Books” in More Than Two Dimensions

16:20 – 16:40
Johanna Drucker, UCLA
Database Narratives in Book and Online

16:40 – 17:00
group discussion and end of day


 

Friday, October 24, 2014

8:00 – 8:50
coffee

8:50 – 9:00
welcome

9:00 – 9:20
Ben De Meester, Ghent University – iMinds – Multimedia Lab, Belgium
Interlinking books with the world: Using the Semantic Web to create books as reliable, machine-understandable information service providers

9:20 – 9:40
Peter Meyers, Citia
Skim, Grok, Master: Multi-scale Reading and the Zoomable Book

9:40 – 9:50
group discussion

9:50 – 10:10
break

10:10 – 10:30
John Hammersley, WriteLaTeX
Collaborative Writing

10:30 – 10:50
Adam Hyde, PLOS
Open Access and Standards

10:50 – 11:00
group discussion

11:00 – 11:20
break

11:20 – 11:40
Derrick Schultz, Atavist Books, Creatavist
As Goes the Web, so Goes Books on the Web

11:40 – 12:00
Micah Bowers, Bluefire Productions
EPUB: Beyond the Ebook

12:00 – 12:20
Sanders Kleinfeld, O’Reilly Media, Inc.
The Ebook Avant-Garde

12:20 – 12:30
group discussion

12:30 – 13:30
Lunch

13:30 – 13:50
Robert J Glushko, UC Berkeley
Creating the Multivalent Book

13:50 – 14:10
Simon Groth, if:book Australia
Memory Makes Us: Collaboration and the ephemeral in digital writing

14:10 – 14:20
group discussion

14:20 – 14:40
break

14:40 – 15:00
John Maxwell & Haig Armen, Simon Fraser U.
Digital Fiction on the Open Web Platform

15:00 – 15:20
Hugh McGuire, Pressbooks / LibriVox
Vision, Strategy, Architecture: Where is the new publishing ecosystem?

15:20 – 15:30
group discussion

15:30 – 15:50
break

15:50 – 16:40
James English & Leonard Richardson, New York Public Library
Library Simplified & Project Gutenberg books are real books

16:40 – 16:50
au revoir!

Advancing Open Web Standards and Digital Publishing