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Thursday, May 11 • 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Content Ingestion: The Trials and Triumph

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Dave Hovenden explains the challenges of maintaining and prioritizing the data ingestion pipeline for Discovery (Summon and Primo).  Plus Q&A discussion and updates with Product Manager, Eddie Neuwirth.  Topic highlights: KB and ingestion process explained, what makes a "good" or "bad" provider to work with, Common challenges "or, why this isn't easy", prioritization process for new content for discovery (or, "why does it seem to take so long when we submit a request?"), open Q&A

This session will also include the latest content updates for Primo Central and Summon and discuss how content, coupled with data analytics will drive better new features, better relevance and additional paths for exploration.

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Dave Hovenden

Director of Content Operations, Ex Libris
Dave Hovenden (he/him/his) is a Director of Content Operations at Ex Libris, a ProQuest company. He's responsible for overseeing the content teams that acquire, ingest, maintain, and provide support of content and metadata for Summon, Primo Central, Pivot, Research Professional, Ulrichsweb... Read More →
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Christine Stohn

Dir Product Management, ProQuest (Ex Libris)
Christine Stohn is director of product management for discovery and delivery at Ex Libris. Christine has over 25 years of experience in the library and information industry, having worked on the content and data side before joining Ex Libris in 2001. In her current role Christine... Read More →

Thursday May 11, 2017 3:15pm - 4:00pm CDT