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Monday, March 23 • 9:05am - 9:50am
An introduction to ISNI

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EDItEUR’s Chris Saynor and Tim Devenport, the Executive Director of the International ISNI agency, give an introduction to the International Standard Name Identifier. Do you know how to distinguish between Victor Hugo the writer and Victor Hugo the salsa musician? How does Margaret Attwood the Human resources specialist and author distinguish herself from Margaret Atwood?

They explain what the ISNI is, how it works, and look at some of its uses.

Speakers
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Tim Devenport

Executive Director, ISNI International Agency
Tim is an independent business consultant and project manager in the serials publishing sector, and has provided expert help to EDItEUR for many years. He joined EDItEUR as a member of staff in 2011. He has worked with many of the major academic and business publishers, including... Read More →
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Chris Saynor

Standards Editor, EDItEUR
Chris is responsible for EDItEUR's book publishing standards including ONIX, Thema, and EDItX. He joined the organization in late 2016. For the previous eight years, he worked for GiantChair Inc. in Paris as a metadata specialist and project manager, and has been responsible for implementation... Read More →


Monday March 23, 2020 9:05am - 9:50am EDT
CR2 (ground floor)

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