Online Video Accessibility & 3Play Media, at Graduate School of Design, Friday, January 23, 2015

Presenter: Chi-Man Lock (Director of Digital Video Services, HUIT), Eric Souza (3Play Media) 

Audience: ABCD-DAMS


  1. Overview of the Harvard wide approach to video accessibility
  2. Harvard University Preferred Online Video Captioning Vendor - 3Play Media
    1. Overview of the 3Play Media Services
    2. Walkthrough of the 3Play Media Online account portal
    3. Walkthrough of the...
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Carving story out of science, at ABCD WWW, Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Presenter: Ari Daniel Shapiro, Producer of Story Collider, NPR Correspondent

Audience: ABCD-WWW

Overview: Science is full of stories — stories of wonder, of change, and of mystery. And my job as a reporter is to tell those stories in a way that makes listeners and viewers lean in, and think about their world in a different and lasting way. I’ll tell you about how I try to do that, and share with you a bit about my journey — from scientist to journalist — as well as talk about the tech behind making the stories...

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Visual Usability, at ABCD WWW, Friday, October 10, 2014

Presenter: Tania Schlatter, Part-time lecturer, Northeastern University, Principal, Nimble Partners UX, Co-author, Visual Usability

Audience: ABCD-WWW

Overview: Imagine how much easier creating web and mobile applications would be if you had a practical and concise, hands-on guide to visual design. 


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Best Practices for Tracking Campaigns in Google Analytics, at Lamont Library, Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Presenters: Mike Petroff, digital content strategist at Harvard University, in the office of Digital Strategy

Audience: ABCD WWW

Overview: Google Analytics can be a powerful tool in measuring website performance, visitor behavior, and engagement. This talk will guide you through some best practices around getting the most out of tagging, dashboards, and other tools to track performance of your campaigns.


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LibraryCloud, at ABCD Library, Monday, July 28, 2014

Presenters: David Weinberger and Jeffrey Licht

Audience: ABCD Library

Overview: LibraryCloud API is metadata platform for Library technologists that connects information flows underneath while providing programmatic access on top.


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UX at IQSS, at Lamont Library

Presenter: Elizabeth Quigley, Usability Specialist

Audience: ABCD WWW

Overview: An survey of how user experience planning and testing works at Harvard's Institute for Quantitative Social Science.


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