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Media Kit

 Featured Speakers

Caleb Jenkins, Software Leader | 6x Microsoft MVP | International Speaker | Wrox Author, Software Manager, AvayaMichael Morehead, Technology Strategist, MicrosoftShawn Weisfeld, President, Former Microsoft MVP - C#,
Bill Fellows, Microsoft SQL Server MVP, BI Lead, OpportuneTechChander Dhall, Microsoft MVP, Chief Technology Officer, Chander Dhall IncDavid Walker, Sitecore Practice Director,
Eric Shupps, Microsoft SharePoint MVP, Founder / President, Binary WaveJeff Bramwell, Microsoft Visual Studio ALM MVP, Director of Enterprise Architecture, Farm Credit Services of AmericaLee Brandt, Microsoft MVP - Visual C#, Director of R&D, PaigeLabs
Mark Rackley, Microsoft Office 365 MVP, Partner and CTO, PAIT GroupAnand Raja, Director Presales - Dev Tools, InfragisticsBrian Sullivan, Microsoft ASP.NET MVP, Principal Consultant, Improving Enterprises
Dennis Bottjer, Solutions Architect, ThriveFast LLCDustin Curzon, Executive Director, 36degreesNorthGil Rice, Senior Manager of Technical Services, New Relic
Harold Pulcher, Sr. Consultant, Improving EnterprisesJim Hudson, Senior Technology Evangelist, OakTree SoftwareJosh Mize, Senior Web Developer, Mozilla
Luke Crouch, Web Development Manager, MozillaAlysia Rodriguez, Volunteer Coordinator, Domestic Violence Intervention Services (DVIS)April Dunnam, SharePoint Developer, ThriveFast, LLC
Bailey Smith, Undergraduate Researcher, University of TulsaBrad Fair, Solution Architect, InterWorks, Inc.Brad Kindle, Supervisor in the Operations Control Group, Magellan Midstream Partners
Buddy Lindsey, Jr., Senior Software Engineer, Summit ESPCarlos Moreno, Graphic Designer, CAP TulsaCarmen Long, Web Developer, Weather Decision Technologies
Chandra Yarlagadda, Sr. Developer and Lead, EricssonChuck Tryon, Chief of Program and Knowledge Management, Founder - Tryon and Associates, Professor - University of Oklahoma, FounderDanny Cox, VP | Information Security Risk, Bank of Oklahoma Financial
Dominick Montgomery, Owner, The Montgomery GroupDonovan Woods, Sr. QA Engineer, LexisNexisFloyd May, Director of Software Development  , MessageXpress
George Patterson, Manager of Research and Development, Avansic: E-Discovery & Digital ForensicsGreg Tatum, Senior Web Developer + Digital Designer, CubicJames A. McKenzie, Training and Development Manager, National Resource Center for Youth Services
James Huckaby, Software Architect, RelayHealth, a McKesson compayJamey Tiffee, IT Manager, OK Data SolutionsJason Knight, Scrum Master, Vitals
Jim Maxson, Assistant Professor, Tulsa Community CollegeJon Cavanaugh, Principal Solution Consultant, HostekJonathan Mills, Director, Paige Technologies
Kelly King, Sr. Business Intelligence Reporting Analyst, GlobalHealth, Co-Founder of Flaming HopeKen White, Test Automation Lead / QA III, BOK FinancialKersten Anderson, Owner, Speakeasy Market Strategies
Kyle Cook, Part Time Research Assistant, University of TulsaLarry Straining, Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP), New Media Technology CoachMark Riddle, Director of People Ops, Tenstreet
Myke Bates, Sr. Web Developer, The Alchemedia ProjectNeil Mavis, Wifi Consultant, Business Wi-Fi Solutions, LLCPatrick Kurz, Applications Architect, Helmerich & Payne, Inc.
Paul Rossler, Attorney, Gable Gotwals Intellectual Property & Technology Law GroupRichard Mitchell, Content Manager, Visit TulsaRoxanne Roark, Social Media Marketer, R3 Social Media
Ryan LaBouve, {{jobTitle}}, RaiseMoreSabrina Gelbart, Lead Web Developer and UX, The Agate GroupSaif Khan, Designer, GoBob Pipe & Steel
Scott McCarty, Software Architect, RelayHealthSimon Calvin, Senior Software Developer, Hogan Assessment SystemsStephanie Donahue, Partner and Consultant, PAIT Group
Teresa Adams, Consulting Business Analyst - Compliance and Risk, BOK FinancialVance Lucas, Web, Mobile & API Developer, Entreprenuer, All-Around Awesome Guy, NetSuiteRichard Oltmann, Senior Consultant / Principal Trainer, OakTree Software


Larry Straining, Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP), New Media Technology Coach

Larry Straining, Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP), New Media Technology Coach

Larry Straining is a Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP) who speaks around the country on technology related topics. He is the author of Learniappe ... 111 Creative Ways to use QR Codes and a contributor to both Interactive and Engaging Training?A Practical Guide and 101 More Ways to Make Training Active. Larry is a Member of the Association for Talent Development and The eLearning Guild. Larry is also an adjunct professor who teaches about technology at Tulsa Community College in Oklahoma where he currently lives.


B.Y.O.D.: Facilitating for Today's Mobile Enhanced Audiences

Any time you're in a meeting, class, or at a conference and look around the room you're likely to see a number of people seemingly paying more attention to their mobile phones than to the topic at hand. These devices are not going away. The challenge we now face is keeping our face-to-face audiences engaged while competing with the myriad of mobile devices. The solution to this challenge is to leverage the devices themselves.

In this session participants will learn a number of different ways that mobile devices can be used to enhance face-to-face learning experiences. You will explore the many ways that gamification, social media, and more can be used to keep learners engaged in face-to-face learning. Participants will discuss and share a number of different activities that enhance learning using the devices learners are bringing into the workshops anyway.

In this session, you will learn:
  • How to focus participant?s attention on your materials using their mobile devices
  • How to incorporate participant?s mobile devices into your events
  • How to create activities that enhance your events while engaging your participants with their mobile devices
  • How to evaluate the effectiveness of using mobile devices in your activities

Novice and intermediate mobile users and workplace professionals.

Technology discussed in this session:
In this session we will be using participant's own mobile devices to participate in activities that any facilitator can immediately add to their events to increase engagement.

ATD Competency Model Areas of Expertise this session supports:
Instructional Design, Training Delivery, Learning Technologies
Aug 7th - 10:15 AM
Aug 7th

Knowledge Management for Performance Support

Knowledge management captures, distributes, and archives intellectual capital in a way that encourages knowledge sharing and collaboration in an organization. Collecting, storing, and sharing knowledge and information is crucial to the success of organizations in the knowledge era.

Knowledge Management encourages collaboration, helps establish a knowledge culture, and sets a foundation to transform knowledge into learning. It is important to develop a strategy or plan for knowledge sharing in your organization.

In this session, you will:
  • Explore Knowledge Management concepts, philosophy, theory, and best practices.
  • Explore how Knowledge Management contributes to Performance Support.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of using Knowledge Management strategy.
All levels of Knowledge Management users in an organization.Technology discussed in this session:
In this session we will explore tools that facilitate Knowledge Management.

ATD Competency Model Areas of Expertise this session supports:
Knowledge Management
Aug 7th - 1:30 PM
Aug 7th

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