John Blue - 2014 Cultivate & Connect Conference Presenter Information

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2014 Cultivate & Connect Conference Presenter Information - John Blue.The goal of this presentation is to help you provide conference attendees with actionable information in a consistent form they can take away and use immediately.

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John Blue - 2014 Cultivate & Connect Conference Presenter Information

  1. 1. 1Wednesday, August 6, 14
  2. 2. Cultivate & Connect Presenter preparation and information EMPOWERING A CONNECTED COMMUNITY OF AGVOCATES 2Wednesday, August 6, 14 Welcome! My name is John Blue with Truffle Media Networks. I am helping on the Cultivate & Connect planning committee to help provide information to conference presenters like yourself before you arrive.
  3. 3. Thank You All! 3Wednesday, August 6, 14 Thanks again for sharing your time and experiences with Cultivate & Connect conference attendees. We really appreciate it.
  4. 4. Goal: Help provide attendees with actionable information in a consistent form they can take away and use immediately. 4Wednesday, August 6, 14 The goal of this session is to help you provide attendees with actionable information in a consistent form they can take away and use immediately.
  5. 5. Equipment: Each room will have a computer, projector, screen, handheld wireless mics, power, and hard wire internet! Do you need something else? Send a note to jlblue@TruffleMedia.com 5Wednesday, August 6, 14 Equipment: Each room will have a computer, projector, screen, handheld wireless mics, power, and hard wire internet! Do you need something else? Send me a note to jlblue@TruffleMedia.com
  6. 6. Macbook people who want to use their computer: Be sure to bring yourVGA adaptor.There will be some but limited. Not sure what you need? See http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3235 Plan B: Insure your presentation can be shown on any computer by creating a PDF version! 6Wednesday, August 6, 14 If you want to use your Macbook / iPad then bring yourVGA adaptor. If you do not have one, then ask before arriving. There may be a few around but limited. Alternative is to export your presentation to a PDF and use that on any room computer.
  7. 7. 7Wednesday, August 6, 14 Please proof you presentations!
  8. 8. 8Wednesday, August 6, 14 If you plan to export Keynote presentations to a Powerpoint file, proof the resulting exported Powerpoint file. Fonts and image alignments in Keynote do not always translate 100% accurately in the export to Powerpoint.
  9. 9. 9Wednesday, August 6, 14 Are you ready to present? Be sure to practice:)
  10. 10. 10Wednesday, August 6, 14 Please arrive 15 minutes before your session begins to allow for time to setup and be ready for the session start.
  11. 11. 11Wednesday, August 6, 14 Dress at the conference is business casual.
  12. 12. Aim to provide take aways State these at beginning and end to help people remember 12Wednesday, August 6, 14 Provide take aways State these at beginning and end to help people remember
  13. 13. Everyone loves tools; share your favorite tools 13Wednesday, August 6, 14 Everyone loves tools; share your favorite tools
  14. 14. Provide example issues that can be the start of a blog or conversation 14Wednesday, August 6, 14 Provide example issues that can be the start of a blog or conversation
  15. 15. Provide approaches to connecting with consumers 15Wednesday, August 6, 14 Provide approaches to connecting with consumers
  16. 16. Image: CC Wikimedia Foundation Provide case study information, real things to connect to; this is a great item to share 16Wednesday, August 6, 14 Provide case study examples You don’t need to detail the case study but highlight them and offer ways to discover more via a web link.
  17. 17. Share of you favorite websites and why they are great! 17Wednesday, August 6, 14 Share of you favorite websites and why they are great!
  18. 18. Bring them with you to share! Mention your favorite books. 18Wednesday, August 6, 14 Share of your favorite books. Tip: bring the book with you so people can flip through it after a presentation
  19. 19. Agenda http://agchat.org/austin 19Wednesday, August 6, 14 Agenda link contains who is presenting, room, and other helpful info.
  20. 20. Please be sure to register http://agchat.org/austin 20Wednesday, August 6, 14 Reminder: If you have not yet done so, please register for the conference. Send me a note at jlblue@TruffleMedia.com and I will insure you get the Eventbrite invitation link.
  21. 21. Are you in the 2014 Cultivate & Connect Conference -  Austin, Texas Facebook group? 21Wednesday, August 6, 14 Are you a member of the 2014 Cultivate & Connect Conference - Austin, Texas Facebook group? If not, let me know (jlblue @ TruffleMedia.com ) and I will add you.
  22. 22. Please prepare to have presentation saved as PDF just in case. 22Wednesday, August 6, 14 Please create a PDF of your presentation as a backup. A PDF can be easily shared and read on any computer or device.
  23. 23. Please have presentations ready for DropBox sharing by Aug 18 https://www.dropbox.com/sh/pg1e7mw5d6mw8cu/ AABtmQUXb6GKnM5quDtRN1TJa 23Wednesday, August 6, 14 Please aim to have presentations ready for sharing by August 18.
  24. 24. If you do get delayed then please have a sharable file ready soon after your presentation. 24Wednesday, August 6, 14 If you do get delayed then please have a sharable file ready soon after your presentation.
  25. 25. This DropBox folder will also be used to share supplemental info with audience after conference 25Wednesday, August 6, 14 The DropBox folder will be used to share presentations and related information with attendees right after the conference.
  26. 26. Again Thank You All! 26Wednesday, August 6, 14 Again, thank you very much for your time (next)
  27. 27. See you all in Austin:) 27Wednesday, August 6, 14 See you all in Austin

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