Session Title Integrating model driven technologies in the publishing industry

Session Type Case Study

Duration 75 minutes

Session Description

The publishing industry constantly strives to follow the rapid and profound changes of the digital media ecosystem. Supporting several file formats, content delivery platforms, and devices raises the complexity of managing and producing contents in a cost effective way. As a result, the need of engineering content production through the adoption of generative technologies is rapidly raising in the field. In our case study we will analyze the implementation of a real world application developed to simplify and speed-up the authoring of multimedia books of a digital publishing firm.


Speaker(s) Enrico Persiani (Metatis sas)

Enrico Persiani is a software engineer and consultant at Metatis SaS in Bologna. He has several years of experience on developing and engineering complex model driven software solutions in the finance field. Furthermore, he is a long time contributor to the Whole Platform Language Workbench.


Riccardo Solmi (TAS Group)

Riccardo Solmi is TAS Group's Product Manager of Frameworks and Professor of Software Engineering at the University of Bologna where he completed his PhD in Computer Science in 2005.

Riccardo has more than ten years of professional experience in IT consulting and financial industry. He is the ideator and project leader of the Whole Platform Language Workbench.