CCI Users Group Conference 2013 - Program


Wednesday, September 18
  • 08:00
  • 09:00
  • 09:05
  • 10:15
  • 10:45
  • 12:15
  • 13:15
  • 14:30
  • 15:00
  • 15:25
  • 16:10
  • 16:15
  • 17:00
  • Track 1
  • Track 2
  • Track 3
  • Coffee
  • Announcements
  • Who are you? What do you do?
    Member introductions and profiles of each site.
    Moderator: Stacey Martin (Gannett)
  • Coffee break
  • Online, Digital and Tablet: What everyone’s talking about
    Moderator: Neil Mara (McClatchy)
  • Lunch
  • It’s in there somewhere
    Knowing your content & having the tools to manage it.
    Moderator: Shirley Carr (Gannett)
  • Print Product Setup in NewsGate
    Moderator: Fran Coker (Red Badge Consulting), Claire Harris (Gannett)
  • UG Member profile: The New York Times
    Presenter: Hedley Lagrand (The New York Times)
  • Coffee break
  • Using Classic Layout Champ to drive template-driven design
    Presenter: Hans Haasnoot (De Telegraaf)
  • Budgeting/Planning/Scheduling in NewsGate
    Moderator: Edie Adam (Gannett)
  • How sites handle support and how is it changing
    Presenters: Mike Buss (Gannett), Salem Macknee (McClatchy), Erik Brondum (JP/Politikens Hus)
  • Short break to move between sessions
  • Photo Workflow
    Presenter: Herman Spencer (McClatchy)
  • Sharing & PubCenters
    Moderator: Shirley Carr (Gannett)
  • Upgrades: Moving to the latest NG release and upgrading from ND6 to NG3
    Moderator: Hedley Lagrand (The New York Times)
  • UG Member profile: Orange County
    a new tale to tell with a new owner.
    Presenter: David Medzerian
Thursday, September 19
  • 08:00
  • 09:00
  • 09:45
  • 10:00
  • 10:30
  • 11:45
  • 12:45
  • 13:30
  • 14:00
  • 15:00
  • Track 1
  • Track 2
  • Track 3
  • Coffee
  • Business Meeting for all User Group Attendees
    — Each site should have someone in attendance who can vote in elections and on bylaw change
  • Tour of the new CCI UG website
  • Coffee break
  • ACLs: OMG, seriously CCI, what the heck?
    Moderator: Kerry Bean (McClatchy)
  • Lunch
  • How Page Director is being used
    Presenter: Spencer Skelley (McClatchy), Angela Braggs (Gannett)
  • Tips for training the ”least savvy” users
    Presenters: Sarah Steinhoff & Greg Beckmann (Red Badge), Alasdair McKie (Toronto Globe and Mail)
  • Managing the fit client environment
    Presenter: Bill Smith (Gannett)
  • Coffee break
  • Best Practices, Standards & Q&A
    Maintaining best practices with evolving software.
    Moderator: Edie Adam (Gannett)
  • What’s in your tech toolbox?
    Tools, tips for supporting your system environment.
    Moderator: Jarod Pollock (Gannett)
  • Wrap-up


CCI NewsGate 3 Workshop

Build your own rich media digital publication. CCI has set up a lab for creation of your own digital publication using the CCI Digital Publishing Solution. This workshop will Tuesday-Thursday.