The LavaCon Content Strategy Conference | 23-26 October 2022 | New Orleans
Amber Swope

Amber Swope is an internationally recognized expert on the Darwin Information Typing Architecture (DITA) and information architect. With over 20 years of experience in the information development field and 15 years of DITA expertise, Amber specializes in helping organizations create opportunity through information architecture. She not only helps teams build scalable IA solutions to future-enable their content, but also mentors team members to advance the architecture as it evolves to meet new business needs.

Developing Information Architecture for Deliverable and Content Types

In this hands-on workshop, Amber Swope will teach participants to develop information architecture for deliverable and content types following her methodology as outlined in her new book, Management Information Architecture for DITA 1.3. Amber will walk attendees through her process of analyzing deliverables and content to design the appropriate structure for each deliverable and content type. As part of the workshop, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in relevant exercises using a sample content set.

In this workshop, you will learn how to:

  • Analyze deliverables
  • Design appropriate structures for each deliverable type
  • Analyze content
  • Design appropriate structure for each content type
  • Document the design