General Interest: XML Summer School 2013

XMLSummerSchoolThe XML Summer School is running again this year at St Edmund Hall, Oxford University, between 15th and 20th September. It’s for every­one using, design­ing or imple­ment­ing solu­tions in XML and related tech­no­lo­gies. The innov­at­ive cur­riculum com­bines formal lec­tures, prac­tical hands-on exer­cises, inter­act­ive tutori­als and panel dis­cus­sions. There is a choice of courses on offer; for example, the three day “Hands-on intro­duc­tion to XML” is recommended for beginners and is based around the real life scenario of building your own website. Other courses include “Semantic Technologies” and “Trends and Transients” giving a more in-depth exploration of XML topics. Speak­ers are some of the world’s most renowned XML prac­ti­tion­ers and teach­ers, including John Chelsom, Norm Walsh and Mike Kay.

Direct contact with other practitioners and an exciting programme of social events make this a great week whatever your knowledge of XML. See for more information. Use discount code XML13 to get a 10% discount on the course fees.