The Elements Web Conference at Penn State University is streaming! Watch conference sessions live June 13-15, 2016 from the Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center. The conference draws a global audience of professionals in graphic design, code, content strategy, UX and UI development, accessibility, information architecture, instructional design, online marketing, and all other interactive technology.

Elements go back to high school chemistry. The elements are the building blocks of everything, and it mirrors what we’re trying to do with our conference: give people the basic elements to do what they need to make the connected world fantastic. Join the conversation by tweeting with #econfpsu. Learn more about the conference at elements.psu.edu.

Monday

10:45am to 11:30am

ACCESSIBILITY

Extreme accessibility: the revolution in web accessibility that saves time, reduces risk, and increases quality
Karl Groves

11:45am to 12:30pm

PROGRAMMING AND DEVELOPMENT

Do you lose sleep at night?
Nathan Van Gheem

1:30pm to 2:15pm

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

The art of the presentation
Karlyn Borysenko
Jeff Stevens

2:30pm to 3:15pm

MARKETING

Finding your way: navigating big (map) data
Aaron Knight

Tuesday

10:45am to 11:30am

PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND LEADERSHIP

Shipping on time and on budget, without compromising on flexibility
Scott Woods

11:45am to 12:30pm

PROGRAMMING AND DEVELOPMENT

Frameworks: using bootstrap and codeIgniter to build awesome applications
Bret Feddern

1:30pm to 2:15pm

CONTENT

Beyond the like button: designing for social identity
Victor Yocco

2:30pm to 3:15pm

DESIGN AND USABILITY

It’s made of people! A strategic approach to dynamic web content personalization
Georgy Cohen
Jason Smith

 

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