John Maxwell

John Maxwell
Prof, Simon Fraser University

Website | @jmaxsfu

John is the digital tech prof in the Master of Publishing program at SFU’s Canadian Centre for Studies in Publishing. John has been researching and working in digital publishing, educational technology, and the Internet for nearly 20 years. He is currently researching/developing web-first XML editorial and production tools for small book and periodical publishers.


General Metropolitan East
Hugh McGuire (PressBooks / LibriVox / Iambik ), Kirk Biglione (Oxford Media Works), John Maxwell (Simon Fraser University)
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Book production should be nimble, and digital-first. We'll examine ways to get there, starting with experiments using an adapted version of the WordPress blogging software to build an open source, webby book-production workflow systems, that output .epub, print-ready PDF, and In-Design-ready XML. Read more.
  • Ingram Content Group
  • Qualcomm
  • codeMantra
  • Impelsys Inc.
  • Aptara
  • Bowker
  • Connotate
  • HP
  • Jouve North America
  • LibreDigital
  • Malloy
  • MarkLogic
  • Random House, Inc.
  • SPi Global
  • Sterling Commerce
  • Baker & Taylor
  • The BookMasters Group
  • Constellation
  • Jacquette Consulting
  • Mashery
  • Silverchair
  • Wolfram
  • Smashwords, Inc.

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