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PRESS RELEASE: Extensis Presents Digital Asset Management Forum for Higher Education
Harvard University event to focus on DAM best practices, a Yale University case study and round-table discussions.
PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 20 -- Extensis, a division of Celartem Inc., today announced its "Digital Asset Management Forum for Higher Education" event to be held at Harvard University on February 19th. This is a one-day conference hosted by Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University and Extensis focusing on digital asset management strategies and solutions.
At this event attendees will:
• Learn how Yale University creates catalogs using images, PDFs, audio and video files for student review and course work.
• See how Yale improves student visual literacy and enhances teaching through digital asset catalogs.
• Hear DAM best practices for higher education using Portfolio Server 8.5.
• Participate in roundtable and workflow discussions while networking with your peers.
The Digital Asset Management Forum for Higher Education is presented by Extensis and will feature Pamela Patterson of Yale University presenting "Utilizing Image Catalogs for Student Review and Course Work." Lunch will be provided for attendees.
What: Digital Asset Management Forum for Higher Education
When: Thursday, February 19th, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Eastern
Where: Radcliffe Gymnasium, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University, 18 Mason St., Cambridge, MA 02138
Space is limited; please register by Feb. 6.
The roundtable portion will benefit higher education professionals who have interest in utilizing digital assets to further the role of digital resources in mainstream teaching environments. Attendees will also learn how to better utilize an existing DAM solution and how to integrate a DAM solution for the first time. Extensis product marketing manger, Cindy Valladares will share DAM best practices, facilitate workflow discussions and moderate roundtable topics.
For those unable to attend the live event at Harvard University, Extensis is offering a free Webcast on February 12th. The webcast will highlight Yale University's DAM case study titled: Utilizing Image Catalogs for Student Review and Course Work.
What: Yale University Webcast: Utilizing Image Catalogs for Student Review and Course Work
When: Thursday, Feb. 12, 2:00 p.m. Eastern / 11:00 a.m. Pacific
Presenter: Yale University Sr. Instructional Technologist, Pamela Patterson
Pamela Patterson will be available at the conclusion of the webcast for a live Q&A session.
(First posted on Tuesday, January 20, 2009 at 16:33 EST)