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November 13, 2018, 10:00 AM @ CONCORDIA/FRANK CARLSON LIBRARY
A Literacy Station will be set up in the Children's area of the library from Nov 13- Nov 30 with activities for children to do in the library and activities to take home
November 13, 2018, 6:00 PM @ EMPORIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Family Literacy Night: Ten Pigs
November 13, 2018, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sponsored by- SirsiDynix
Open to all libraries and staff, our first day will feature David Lee King and will be followed by other thought leaders, industry experts, and library success stories and videos.
November 13, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sponsored by- Colorado State Library
We know from both the 2008 and 2018 iterations of “From Awareness to Funding” that the library user status of the voter does not matter on Election Day. Funding decisions for libraries are often made by voters with little-to-no familiarity with the library, or by elected officials who are themselves non-users. Join EveryLibrary executive director John Chrastka for an overview of the “From Awareness…” findings and participate in a discussion of how concerned library data professionals could cooperatively begin to fill in these missing data pieces.
November 13, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Sponsored by- Firespring
The latest nonprofit leadership research shows how specific leadership styles impact nonprofit outcomes. And it reveals the most common style of leadership in nonprofits right now.
November 13, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sponsored by- InSync Training
Research has shown that our brains wilt when we are experiencing death by PowerPoint or other static presentation of content. It’s tough to learn with a wilted brain. VideoScribe lets a story unfold before your learners’ eyes, improving learning retention by as much as 15%!
November 13, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Sponsored by- Firespring
Does your website captivate and engage people or is it merely an online brochure with a few photos and mission statement? In this session, we will share more than a decade of focus group research that reveals:The 5 elements of an engaging website; The one thing every nonprofit should be thinking about, but isn’t; Real-world examples of nonprofit organizations that have mastered their online presence.
November 13, 2018, 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Sponsored by- San Jose State University iSchool
When considering cybersecurity, the technology that enables Second Life can be thought of as a chain of related systems, starting with your personal computer and working through various software and network layers that enable presence, communications, and amazing capabilities in a rich virtual world space. This presentation walks through each link in that chain and considers some reasonable measures for security, safety, and privacy along the way. Also covered are larger cybersecurity issues like cyberkinetics, digital currencies, and human-computer interaction.