Forum 2023 Planning Committee

Charge

Works with Core staff to plan, organize, and produce the 2023 in-person event in New Orleans (LA) that highlights best practices and emerging technologies in the areas of Core's focus.

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Roster

Dr. Amanda Click (Co-Chair, July 1, 2022, to December 31, 2023)
Meggan Houlihan (Co-Chair, July 1, 2022, to December 31, 2023)
Wendy Tressler (Board Liaison, August 18, 2022, to June 30, 2023)
Thomas Ferren (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2022, to December 31, 2023)
Julie Reese (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2022, to December 31, 2023)
Jenny Levine (Staff, July 25, 2022, to December 31, 2023)

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Subcommittees

  • Forum Accessibility, Recording, & Streaming
  • Forum Programming
  • Forum Sponsorship
  • Forum Sustainability
  • Forum User Experience
  • Forum Website & Marketing

About this Committee

Deliverables

  • Works with Core staff to plan and hold the 2023 in-person Forum;
  • The group is responsible for determining catering menus, program content, the schedule, keynote speakers, preconferences, and social events;
  • Subcommittees focus on programming, accessibility & recording/streaming, sponsorship, website and marketing, user experience (including onsite), and sustainability.

Expected Time Commitment

  • Holds 1-2 virtual meetings each month, with more scheduled as needed as the Forum date gets closer; requires no face-to-face meetings each year, and participants are not required to attend the Forum in person;
  • Group members work an average of 5-10 hours per month;
  • April, June, and October are the busiest months for this group.

Desired Skills, Knowledge, and Experience

  • Program planning;
  • Designing participant experience;
  • Marketing skills;
  • Interpersonal skills when working with presenters.