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Authoring Interactive Content with CDF

This course introduces the Computable Document Format, highlighting its easy-to-author interactivity and convenient deployment options. Areas covered include document formatting, typesetting, equation numbering, and book features such as index building. The course is ideal for authors of books, courseware, academic papers, and professional reports who want to infuse life into their work with interactive content. Attendees will also have the opportunity to bring their own content and get advice on how to make it interactive. Course topics are presented in alternating sessions of lectures and exercises, with a small class size and ample opportunity for Q&A.

Level: Beginner

The course is for people who would like to become proficient using CDF regardless of their level of Mathematica or CDF experience.

Oct 21
1 pm - 4 pm
Champaign, Illinois $165.00 (USD)


  • Step-by-step instruction on performing basic operations and creating interactive and technical material in CDF
  • Introduction to the CDF technical features such as typesetting and equation numbering
  • Explore the book features in CDF, where you will be given a tour on how to complete index building in the speediest way
  • Learn how to easily build a platform that generates reports containing live, interactive elements with real-time data, powered by computation
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