Balisage Series on Markup Technologies, Vol. 23

Proceedings of Balisage: The Markup Conference 2019

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Balisage Series on Markup Technologies

ISSN 1947-2609

Vol 23.  Proceedings of Balisage: The Markup Conference 2019

ISBN-13 978-1-935958-20-8

Balisage: The Markup Conference 2019

Washington, DC

July 30 - August 2, 2019


Balisage is a peer-reviewed conference designed to meet the needs of markup theoreticians and practitioners who are pushing the boundaries of the field. It’s all about the markup: how to create it; what it means; hierarchies and overlap; modeling; taxonomies; transformation; query, searching, and retrieval; presentation and accessibility; making systems that make markup dance (or dance faster to a different tune in a smaller space) — in short, changing the world and the web through the power of markup.

Topics discussed in papers on the 2019 program include: languages for markup and text processing, multitasking in XForms, loose-leaf publishing, data longevity, data interchange, Invisible XML, sustainability, the Open Security Controls Assessment Language (OSCAL), SVG, arbitrary constraints, parsing in XSLT and XQuery, successes and failures, validation, metaschemas, markup vocabularies, the TEI critical apparatus model, TEI, digital editions, punchlists, tokenization of XML, inscription, the Model-Value-Controller model in XForms, theory of parsing, encoding practices, Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP), Brzozowski derivatives, XForms, SGML, textual analysis, standoff markup, declarative programming, XQuery and XSLT, eXist-db, data conversion, Web sockets, the DITA Open Toolkit, JSON Schema, GUIs in the X-stack, Earley parsing, CSS, YAML, rules, XML user interfaces, testability, XSL area tree, DITA specialization, expresssions, and XML everywhere.

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Antenna House, Inc. was founded in August of 1984 in Tokyo, Japan, as a software company, focused on data usability. Antenna House, Inc. has led the data conversion sector in Japan since that time. The company currently operates out of four international locations and welcomes new partners from around the globe. For information on the full line of Antenna House XML Products, visit www.AntennaHouse.com.

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Oxygen XML Editor <oXygen/> XML Editor is a cross-platform application available on all the major operating systems (Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Solaris), either standalone or as an Eclipse plugin. Download a trial version from oxygenxml.com.
For over 35 years DCL has been a leader in helping organizations maximize the value of their content assets. This is done through digitization, organization, reuse, and providing greater accessibility. Our experts understand the importance of metadata, emerging big data needs, and how they integrate with the workflows and operations of any organization. With DCL’s processes — including conversion to XML, DITA, NLM/JATS, and other structured formats — content quality is vastly improved, systems are future-proofed, redundancies are eliminated, and revenue opportunities are expanded. DCL uses its advanced technology and U.S.-based project management teams to help solve the most complex conversion challenges securely, accurately, and on time. DCL is a multi-year winner of EContent’s Top 100 companies.

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