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 October 31, 2023)
Meggan Houlihan (Co-Chair, July 1, 2022, to October 31, 2023)
Ms. Melissa M. Brooks (Member, July 1, 2022, to October 31, 2023)
Gina Costello (Member, July 1, 2022, to October 31, 2023)
Tanya M. DiMaggio (Member, July 1, 2022, to December 31, 2023)
Jill Dixon (Member, July 1, 2022, to October 31, 2023)
Ms. Deborah Corkins Ehrman (Member, July 1, 2022, to October 31, 2023)
Debbie Feisst (Member, July 1, 2022, to October 31, 2023)
Kate L. Ganski (Member, July 1, 2022, to October 31, 2023)
Mr. Richard R. Guajardo (Member, July 1, 2022, to December 31, 2023)
Kevin A. R. King (Member, July 1, 2022, to May 1, 2023)
John Klima (Member, July 1, 2022, to October 31, 2023)
Ms. Helen Kula (Member, July 1, 2022, to December 31, 2023)
Calvin Larkins (Member, July 1, 2022, to December 31, 2023)
Nicole Lewis (Member, July 1, 2022, to December 31, 2023)
Jordan Michael Nielsen (Member, July 1, 2022, to December 31, 2023)
Elizabeth Michelle Siler (Member, July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2024)
Mr. Frank J. Skornia (Web Committee Liaison, July 1, 2022, to December 31, 2023)
Catherine B. Soehner (Fundraising & Scholarships Committee Liaison, July 1, 2022, to December 31, 2023)
Thomas Ferren (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2022, to December 31, 2023)
Julie Reese (Staff Liaison, July 1, 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.