Dustin Vaughn

  • Dustin Vaughn
    Dustin Vaughn
    Solutions Consulting Manager

Bar Napkins and XML: Eliminating the Hidden Cost of Content Conversion

Hidden costs are often associated with major purchases like vehicles and homes, and they can result in an “actual” price that is dramatically higher than what is initially quoted. In the same way, an XML workflow includes a major cost that often goes unnoticed: the ongoing cost of converting content provided by an SME. In this session, we will discuss how to dramatically reduce this cost and how it positively impacts the SME, the Technical Writer, and the Organization.


Dustin Vaughn is a Solutions Consulting Manager for Adobe who manages a team of experts in Adobe’s Technical Communication, eLearning, and Creative products. Dustin has served as a panelist, speaker, and Adobe representative at various industry conferences. He designs, develops, and hosts technical, solution-oriented pre-sales demonstrations for strategic global customers. Dustin also worked as a solution designer and presenter for a cross-organizational and multi-product project designed for a key US Government client.