Intranet Global Forum 2013
Oct 24, 2013 04:00 AM
Oct 25, 2013 01:00 AM
|Where||New York City|
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October 24th & 25th, New York City
The Intranet Global Forum 2013 is North America’s leading dedicated conference on intranets with a specialized focus on the design, governance and management of enterprise intranets and social intranets.
The Intranet Global Forum 2013 provides intranet executives and managers in communications, IT and HR with all the tools they need to understand the recent changes, and the fundamental skills for designing, deploying and governing a new era intranet.
AudienceThe Intranet Global Forum 2013 is ideal for executives and managers that are involved in a new intranet launch, redesign, or technology shift, and for those that manage technical, business and content components of a corporate intranet or portal.
- Toby Ward, Prescient Digital Media
- Shel Holtz, Holtz Communications
Case Study Presentations
- And additional speakers from Europe and North America
- Intranet management: global intranet governance modelling
- The latest in social intranets
- Redesigning an intranet: a how-to approach
- The best intranets from Europe
- Case study: AIG
- Case study: Pfizer intranet
- Case study: Philips
- SharePoint 2013 intranet case study: Prescient
Shel Holtz, ABC, IABC Fellow, is principal of consultancy Holtz Communication + Technology. He brings more than 35 years of experience to his engagements. The author or co-author of six communications-themed books, he is a pioneer podcaster and a long-time blogger. Shel is a founding fellow of the Society for New Communications Research and a member of The Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media advisory board.
Toby Ward, CEO, Prescient Digital Media (Canada)
The founder and CEO of Prescient Digital Media, Toby is an internationally recognized and acclaimed expert in the areas of communications, enterprise technology, intranets, and social media. A specialist in web and intranet planning and measurement, Toby has led his company to many awards in recent years including an illustrious Webby Award. He is the founder and chair of the Intranet Global Forum, and a regular writer and speaker for publications and events around the World each year.
Workshops – Thursday, October 24, 2013
|9:00–12:30||Workshop #1: Employee Ambassador Programs and the Intranet|
While some companies continue blocking employee access to social media, others are establishing ambassador programs that put structure around employee engagement on the company's behalf. In this pre-conference session, online communications expert Shel Holtz will look at ambassador programs and what makes them tick. You'll see and hear examples from companies like Dell, PepsiCo, Cisco Systems and Sprint. You'll learn...
|Facilitator: Shel Holtz, Principal, Holtz Communications + Technology (USA)|
|1:30–5:00||Workshop #2: How To Redesign Your Intranet (with or without SharePoint)|
Where to start? How to get funding? How to make SharePoint work?
No one said it will be easy. In fact, it’s anything buteasy. Fear not: this comprehensive “how to” workshop will provide the process and steps for redesigning an intranet, recommendations for securing funding, checklists for migrating to a new technology, or upgrading an existing platform (including SharePoint). You will learn:
|Facilitator: Chris Chambers, VP + Tamer Еl Ѕhazli, VP, Social Business Interactive (CAN)|
Intranet Global Forum – Friday, October 25, 2013
|8:45–9:00||Welcome and Introductions
Lee Hornick, Honorary Chair of Forum (USA)
|9:00–9:45||Session A: Social Workplace, Social Intranet
Toby Ward, CEO, Prescient Digital Media (Canada)
|9:45–10:30||Session B: Using Your Intranet to Reach a Global Workforce
Bob Libbey, Senior Director, Corporate Comms., Pfizer (USA)
Liz Golden, VP, Policy, External Affairs & Communication, Pfizer (USA)
|10:45–11:30||Session C: Digital Connected Enterprise - Our Journey Into Digital Internal Communications
Dennis Agusi, Digital Communications Specialist, Philips (HOL)
|11:30–12:15||Session D: Social Intranet Case Study: Teekay Corporation
Jonathan Anthony, Director, Corp. Communications, Teekay (CAN/UK)
|12:40–1:00||Session E: Case Study Presentation
Speaker to be confirmed
|1:00–1:45||Session F: Intranet case study: AIG
Victor Aviles, Director, Global Intranet Services, AIG (USA)
|1:45–2:30||Session G: SharePoint 2013 Social Intranet Case Study|
Prescient will showcase their new intranet built in SharePoint 2013 by SBI. The case study will highlight best practices and effective use cases of SharePoint technology to drive efficiency and collaboration. Participants will leave with a better understanding of the true power of SharePoint when built with effective strategic vision and planning.
What you will learn:
|Presenter: Tamer Еl Ѕhazli, VP, Technology, Social Business Interactive (CAN)
Presenter: Adam Wasserman, Senior Consultant, Prescient Digital Media (CAN)
Adam Wasserman has improved the intranet and websites of some of the largest companies in North America, including TransCanada and First American, during his time with Prescient Digital Media. His background includes over six years of strategic consulting and Internet marketing experience both in North America and Europe.
|2:20–2:45||15 minute Refreshment Break|
|2:45–3:30||Session H: Internal Communications Online + Offline
Shel Holtz, Holtz Communications + Technology (USA)
|3:30–4:15||Session I: The Best of Intranet Innovation Awards
Rebecca Rodgers, Intranet Innovation Awards / Step Two Designs (AUS)
Rebecca Rodgers is a senior member of the consulting team at Step Two Designs, and has worked for the last decade in the intranet space. Energetic and practical, Rebecca is an experienced workshop and conference presenter having delivered workshops in Australia and the US.
|4:15–5:00||Session J: The Best Intranets in Europe|
Intranets do not only reflect the culture of their respective companies, but often also the culture of the country in which an organisation is located. Europe offers a wide variety of such cultures in a relatively small geographic area. Drawing on his large network with European companies, Stephan will present insights into some of the best Intranets from all over Europe.
|Presenter: Stephan Schillerwein, Research Principal, Schillerwein Net Consulting (SUI)
Stephan Schillerwein is an Intranet and Digital Workplace Advisor based in Switzerland. He has been active in Information Management and Digital Media for over 15 years, helping more than 50 organisations of all industry sectors and sizes getting ahead in the areas of intranets, collaboration, knowledge management, findability and digital business. He is a regular publisher and conference speaker, has contributed to four books and given seminars to more than 300 companies.
For both the workshop and forum (24 and 25, October 2013)
IABC members: US$1,400
For the forum only (25 October 2013)
IABC members: US$895
For the workshop only (24 October 2013)
IABC members: US$495
Conference LocationPfizer World Headquarters
235 East 42nd Street
New York, NY
(212) 733-2323(212) 733-2323
Conference HotelWestin New York Grand Central Hotel
212 East 42nd Street
New York, NY
(212) 490-8900(212) 490-8900
Mention IABC or “International Association of Business Communicators” for a 20% discount.
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