Helen is a taxonomy, search, metadata and semantic consultant. She works on taxonomy development projects including taxonomy audits, ontology modelling, tagging initiatives, semantic publishing, metadata training and more. Her clients have included the BBC, gov.uk, Financial Times, Time Out, RIBA, the Metropolitan Police, Pearson and Electronic Arts. She writes and speaks regularly, and has been the programme chair of Taxonomy Boot Camp London since its inception in 2016.
By Helen Lippell on 31st January 2020
Helen Lippell is a highly experienced UK-based taxonomist and took on the role of Programme Chair for the inaugural event in 2016. There has been a Taxonomy Bootcamp event in the USA for some years but launching the event in the UK (especially with the ‘bootcamp’ label) was a significant commitment for Information Today Inc. […]