Pre-conference Workshops

Wednesday, April 02, 2014
8:00am - 5:45pm
Foyer
Conference Registration
8:00am - 9:00am
Foyer
Continental Breakfast

A light breakfast consisting of coffee and tea, pastries, fruit and juice.

9:00am - 12:00pm
Watertable A

An Introduction to Linked Open Data for Museums
- David Henry, Missouri History Museum, USA, Jarred Moore, Missouri History Museum, USA

9:00am - 12:00pm
Watertable B

Introduction to Drupal 8 Site Building
- Ken Rickard, Palantir.net, USA, Larry Garfield, Palantir.net, USA

9:00am - 12:00pm
Watertable C

Maximizing Ad Grants, Google's in-kind advertising program for nonprofits
- Maren Dougherty, Autry Museum of the American West, USA

9:00am - 12:00pm
Maryland D

Producing a great web video - from a filmmaker's point of view
- Alexa Schulz, LACMA, USA, Gene McHugh, Whitney Museum of American Art, USA

9:00am - 12:00pm
Baltimore Ballroom B

Project management for mobile
- Loic Tallon, Metropolitan Museum of Art, USA, Amy Heibel, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, USA

9:00am - 12:00pm
Homeland

Rules of Play: Design Elements of Addictive Online Learning Games
- David Schaller, eduweb, USA

9:00am - 12:00pm
Baltimore Ballroom A

Seb Chan & Brian Alpert's Web Metrics and Google Analytics for museums, part 1
- Sebastian Chan, Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Australia, Brian Alpert, Smithsonian Institution, USA

9:00am - 12:00pm
Maryland F

Web re-design – a practical hands-on toolkit
- Christopher Jaja, Canada Science and Technology Museums Corporation, Canada, Brian Dawson, Canada Science and Technology Museum Corporation, Canada

9:00am - 12:00pm
Guilford

What's the first rule of Computer Club - talk about Computer Club!
- Carolyn Royston, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, USA, Simon Delafond, Imperial War Museums, UK

10:30am - 10:45am
Foyer
Morning Coffee & Tea Break
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Maryland C
Workshop Lunch

Workshop attendees will receive a box lunch at Maryland Ballroom C.  You can enjoy the lunch with your colleagues or take the lunch to the Harbor or your room.

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Guilford

Achieving Inclusive Environments Through Accessibility and Universal Design
- Sina Bahram, Prime Access Consulting, Inc., USA

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Maryland F

Creating mobile apps for museums, the easy way
- Slavko Milekic, University of the Arts, USA

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Watertable A

I-Sho-U: An Innovative Method for Museum Visitor Evaluation
- Sarah Kenderdine, University of New South Wales, Australia/Hong Kong, Anita Kocsis, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Watertable B

Introduction to Drupal 8 Module Development
- Ken Rickard, Palantir.net, USA, Larry Garfield, Palantir.net, USA

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Watertable C

Quick and dirty Google Analytics tricks for testing website features
- Andrew Lewis, Victoria and Albert Museum, UK

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Baltimore Ballroom A

Seb Chan & Brian Alpert's Web Metrics and Google Analytics for museums, part 2
- Sebastian Chan, Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Australia, Brian Alpert, Smithsonian Institution, USA

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Maryland D

Sustainability Strategies for Digital Resources
- Nancy Maron, BlueSky to BluePrint, USA, Sarah Pickle, Ithaka S+R, USA

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Homeland

Taking WordPress beyond the blog
- Titus Bicknell, RLJ Entertainment, USA

1:30pm - 4:30pm
Baltimore Ballroom B

Tools for designing visitor-centered mobile experiences
- Laura Mann, Frankly, Green + Webb USA, USA, Lindsey Green, Frankly, Green + Webb, United Kingdom

3:00pm - 3:15pm
Foyer
Afternoon Coffee & Tea Break