Metadata in the Real World:
The Payback on Your Investment

Thursday, 4 June 2015
09:30 – 17:00
Warsaw (Poland)

Morning Session (9:30 – 12:30)

The morning session will discuss the business value of applying metadata to photos.

  • Efficient application of metadata
    • by NTB Scanpix, presented by Solveig Vikene
    • by UNHCR, presented by Sarah Saunders
  • New value by new IPTC Photo Metadata properties
    presented by Michael Steidl, IPTC, and Sarah Saunders, CEPIC
  • Automated tagging
  • How to apply rights metadata properly
  • The value of using identifiers

Lunch Break (12:30 – 14:00)

Afternoon Sessions (14:00 – ~ 17:00)

  • Video metadata update from last year’s Conference
  • JPEG2000 – new format, new opportunities

The Metadata Conference will be held in conjunction with the CEPIC Congress 2015.


All interested parties are welcome to participate:
free-lance photographers, small and large picture agencies and libraries, and trade associations from the photo business.

Attending the conference requires registration:

  • All participants of the CEPIC Congress should tick this optional programme item in their registration for the Congress.
  • All persons not participating the Congress: please use the regististration form, conference fee = 100 EUR + VAT (120 EUR)

Conference Archive

This page provides an archive of presentations at all IPTC Photo Metadata Conferences since 2007.