Autumn Meeting 2023
2 – 4 October, online

This information last updated 2024-01-16

The  IPTC Autumn Meeting and Annual General Meeting 2023 was held online this year.

The report of the event is here: AI, Video in the cloud, new standards and more: IPTC Autumn Meeting 2023

IPTC members can view video recordings of each session in the IPTC Members-Only Zone.


Monday 2 October

  • Introduction and update from Managing Director Brendan Quinn and the IPTC Board of Directors
  • Attendee introductions: get to know your fellow members
  • Working Group presentations:
    • Video Metadata Working Group
    • Sports Content Working Group
  • Member presentations:
    • Demo of how to implement IPTC Sport Schema in MarkLogic and Semaphore from Progress Software
  • Guest presentations:
    • Update from the HAND project: a new approach to identity in media and entertainment

Tuesday 3 October

  • Working Group presentations:
    • NewsML-G2 Working Group
    • Photo Metadata Working Group
    • NewsCodes Working Group (including a discussion of a proposed new vocabulary on “editorial tone”)
  • Member presentations:
    • Broadcast Solutions presenting the ASBU Cloud project, based on NewsML-G2
    • New member Newsbridge presenting how their systems implement IPTC standards
  • Guest presentations:
    • Update on Project Origin and C2PA, featuring the CEO of Media City Bergen, Helge Svela

Wednesday 4 October

  • IPTC Annual General Meeting 2023
    • Election of IPTC Board of Directors and Chair
    • Approval of budget for 2023
    • Updates from the Managing Director and Chair of the Board of Directors
  • IPTC Autumn 2023 Standards Committee meeting
    • Votes on new versions of NewsML-G2, Photo Metadata Standard, Video Metadata Hub and presenting proposed new standard IPTC Sport Schema
  • Working Group presentations:
    • News in JSON Working Group
  • Working Group and member presentations:
    • Discussion on a simple rights format
    • DPP Live Production Exchange (LPX) project from CNN and new member Arqiva

IPTC members can register for the event (for free) using the registration link on the IPTC Members-Only Zone.