Gunar Penikis is an established industry expert in metadata technologies and digital supply chain strategies.  He is the Founder and Chair of OpenSAMSN, an industry group dedicated to delivering practical standards in Strongly Attached Metadata with Semantic Namespaces (SAMSN). He is also the Founder of LinkedMeta, a metadata company that delivers registry and consulting services based on the principles of SAMSN.

Previously as the Senior Product Manager for XMP at Adobe Systems, he defined platforms and products that empowered the creative community to better manage their media assets and workflow. He has collaborated with international standards organizations and consulted with multinational organizations to deliver practical implementation strategies.

Gunar holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Physics from Queen’s University, Canada, and a Masters degree in International Business Administration from York University, Canada.


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