Presentations

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

Overview: 

  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
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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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HUIT 2014 November Town Hall, at American Repertory Theater, Friday, November 14, 2014

Presenter: Anne Margulies, David Malan, Karen Pemstein

Audience: HUIT Staff

Overview: Keynote: David Malan and CS50, HUIT updates, Title IX overview, and the introduction of HUIT open houses and HUIT morning coffee sessions.

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RoomBook Overview, at Lamont Library, Thursday, October 16, 2014

Presenter: Katherine Gates, Director of Risk Management and Administrative Policy 

Audience: FAS Stakeholders

Overview: Summary of the RoomBook program, which allows online booking of FAS classrooms and events spaces.

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Standard iSites Migration Plan, at Lamont Library, Thursday, October 16, 2014

Presenter: Kathy Stuart, Senior Product Manager, Academic Technology Services

Audience: FAS Stakeholders

Overview: Harvard University is moving towards other solutions than iSites that will meet the academic and administrative needs of schools and departments now and into the future. Our goal is to retire iSites in the summer of 2016. Check out the Standard iSite Migration site.

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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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