Joseph A. Busch
Founder and Principal
Taxonomy Strategies
Mr. Busch is the Founder and Principal Consultant at Taxonomy Strategies. For the past 14 years Taxonomy Strategies has been guiding organizations such as Deloitte, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation in developing frameworks that help improve information capture, preservation, search, retrieval, and governance. Before founding Taxonomy Strategies Joseph Busch was:

Vice President for Infoware at Metacode Technologies which was an early developer of commercial semantic technology applications based on latent semantic indexing (LSI) and other methods. Metacode was acquired by Interwoven in 2000.

The Getty's Program Manager for Standards and Research Databases, including the Getty Vocabulary Program from 1993-98. The Getty began publishing the vocabulary resources as linked open data in 2014. 

Mr. Busch is a past President of the Association for Information Science and Technology, and past member of the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative Executive Committee.

Sessions by Joseph A. Busch
Taxonomy Boot Camp 2016
Monday, November 14, 2016
4:15 p.m - 4:35 p.m Conducting Taxonomy Validation: Healthcare Example

Taxonomy Boot Camp 2015
Monday, November 2, 2015
2:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m SKOS & Integration

Taxonomy Boot Camp 2014
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
10:15 a.m - 11:45 a.m SO YOU HAVE A TAXONOMY—NOW WHAT?
1:00 p.m - 2:00 p.m TAXONOMY CONVERSION

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
2:15 p.m - 3:00 p.m METHODS FOR TAXONOMY DEVELOPMENT
4:15 p.m - 5:00 p.m PANEL: 10 Years Back, 10 Years Forward

Taxonomy Boot Camp 2013
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
1:00 p.m - 2:00 p.m TAXONOMY EVALUATION AND TESTING
3:15 p.m - 5:00 p.m ENTERPRISE TAXONOMIES

Wednesday, November 6, 2013
11:15 a.m - 11:45 a.m AUTO-CATEGORIZATION: MACHINES VS. HUMANS IN BIG DATA

Taxonomy Boot Camp 2012
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
3:15 p.m - 5:00 p.m Metadata Interoperability & Findability Workshop

Wednesday, October 17, 2012
3:15 p.m - 4:00 p.m Pecha Kucha: Taxonomies & Ontologies

Taxonomy Boot Camp 2011

Tuesday, November 1, 2011
1:15 p.m - 2:00 p.m Taxonomy Tools Requirements and Capabilities

Taxonomy Boot Camp 2010

Tuesday, November 16, 2010
2:15 p.m - 3:00 p.m Taxonomy Design

Taxonomy Boot Camp 2009
Thursday, November 19, 2009
3:30 p.m - 4:15 p.m Best Bet ROIs: We’ve Seen It All

Friday, November 20, 2009
2:15 p.m - 3:00 p.m Taxonomy Validation: Case Study

Taxonomy Boot Camp 2008

Taxonomy Boot Camp 2007
Thursday, November 8th
11:15 a.m - 11:45 a.m Tagging with a Taxonomy

Taxonomy Boot Camp 2006
Thursday, November 2nd
3:30 p.m - 5:00 p.m Developing & Maintaining an Enterprise Taxonomy

Friday, November 3rd
9:15 a.m - 9:45 a.m Testing Your Taxonomy

Taxonomy Boot Camp 2005
Wednesday, September 27th
9:45 a.m - 10:15 a.m Making the Business Case for Taxonomy