Conference Schedule

 

 

Time Session Name Speakers Location
8 - 9 am
BREAKFAST
   
9 - 10:30 am OPENING KEYNOTE Erica Raleigh  
10:30 - 10:45 am Passing period (Talk to sponsors)    
10:45 am - noon From Blah to Brilliant: How to Move Along the Plain Language Spectrum Katherine Spivey  
10:45 am - noon Emergency Communications: Lessons Learned from Hurricane Irma Rachel Taft
Nicholas Azzara
 
10:45 am - noon Behind the wheel: Get the data you need to drive decisions Olivia Davis  
10:45 am - noon The Workings of Wordpress Jamie Klenetsky Fay  
noon - 1 pm
LUNCH
   
1 - 2:15 pm 5 Easy Ways to Adapt Your Web Content to Your Community Martin Lind
Jason Huber
 
1 - 2:15 pm Homemade: Making, Enduring and Embracing the Decision to build your site in house Gregg Turnbull  
1 - 2:15 pm Making WCAG 2.0 AA Compliance a Web Strategy: Design Planning, Audit & Implementation Theonic Way  
1 - 2:15 pm Storytelling With Data Eric Miller  
2:15 - 2:30 pm Passing Period (Talk to sponsors)    
2:30 - 3:45 pm Creating Accessible and Responsive Forms Leslie Labrecque  
2:30 - 3:45 pm Adventures in Open Data Using open data as a catalyst for management improvements and website updates Mike Mahaffie  
2:30 - 3:45 pm Making Accessible PDFs Dawn Watkins  
2:30 - 3:45 pm Building and Managing a Content Communication Strategy Shannah Hayley  
3:45 - 4:15 pm
BREAK
(snacks/beverages)
   
4:15 - 5:30 pm Web Security - How to Protect Your Site Online Eric Kuan  
4:15 - 5:30 pm Developing a Cloud Warrior Trish Hughes
Conrad Gonzales
 
4:15 - 5:30 pm Public Records: Balancing Government Transparency and Individual Privacy Reed Duecy-Gibbs  
4:15 - 5:30 pm Accessibility on a Budget Peter Shikli  
7:00 pm
N3
Vendor sponsored networking events
   

 

Time Session Name Speakers Location
8 - 9 am
BREAKFAST
   
9 - 10:30 am THURSDAY KEYNOTE Sue B. Zimmerman  
10:30 - 10:45 am Passing period (Talk to sponsors)    
10:45 am - noon Using Technology to Boost Human Connection Laura Scott  
10:45 am - noon Using Chrome Developer Tools to Debug Your JavaScript Paulette Neal-Allen  
10:45 am - noon UX IRL  Chuck Johnston  
10:45 am - noon The Shifting Paradigm Sascha Ohler  
noon - 1 pm
LUNCH
Vendor Giveaways
   
1 - 2:15 pm Get your content under control: Developing a communications strategy that increases engagement Allison Hamilton
Hadiza Buge
 
1 - 2:15 pm 3 Social Media Legal Threats Every Web Professional Must Defend Their Agency From Anil Chawla
Frankie Rios
Jennifer Chapman
 
1 - 2:15 pm Telling a Data Driven Story: The Larimer County Jail Dashboard Gregg Turnbull  
1 - 2:15 pm Creating 508 and ADA Compliant Online Services Andrew Liebelt
Kimberly Wright
 
2:15 - 2:30 pm Passing period (Talk to sponsors)    
2:30 - 3:45 pm Why You Must Ensure That Accessibility is Part of Your UX Process  Scott Rubenstein  
2:30 - 3:45 pm Transforming Your Website from Blah to Bold  Lynn Stuart  
2:30 - 3:45 pm Open Data for Direct Public Engagement Joe Izenman  
2:30 - 3:45 pm Online Forms – Making it happen with a limited budget

Diana Cleland

 
3:45 - 4:15 pm
BREAK
(snacks/beverages)
   
4:15 - 5 pm MEMBER MEETING Members only giveaways    
6:30 pm
PINNACLE AWARDS BANQUET
sponsored by SiteImprove
 

 

 

Time Session Name Speakers Location
8 - 9 am
BREAKFAST
   
9 - 10:30 am CLOSING KEYNOTE Abby Covert
 
10:30 - 11 am Closing comments and giveaways  
 

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