TBC 15 Agenda


The Results Are In – Boot Camp 2015 survey results

Tuesday, 4.07.2015

11a – 1p – Meet & Greet / Registration

1130a – 1p – Lunch

1p – Opening Ceremonies – Welcome to Tech Boot Camp!

  • Easter Egg Hunt
  • Drones
  • Room Assignments, Meals, The Buddy System

130p – Keynote

Lucas Shaffer, Principal, Shaffer Labs & Stand and Stretch

230p – Libraries on the Move: Mobile Computing Labs Across Georgia

Cameron Asbell – IT Librarian, Statesboro Regional Public Libraries

Alisa Claytor – Computer Specialist, Athens Regional Library System

Dyana Costello Banks – Training & Outreach Coordinator, Mountain Regional Library System

345p – Break / Room Check-in

430p – GLEAN News You Can Use: What’s New, What’s Good, Etc.

Julia Huprich – Director, CE, GPLS

5p – Chrome Panel – Configuration, Policies, Administration.. How-To from the Front Line

Wendy Cobb – Library Systems Administrator & Technical Services Coordinator, Cherokee Regional Library

Dave Daniels – Technology Support, Sara Hightower Regional Library

Daniel Zeiger – System Administrator, GPLS

6 – Dinner

7-? – Demo Lab Open


Wednesday, 4.08.2014

730 – Breakfast

9a – Net Neutrality Legislative Changes: Separating Fact From Fiction and What The Changes Mean for Libraries

Emily Almond, Director, IT, GPLS

10a – ERate Update: Form 471 Deadline Extension & Cat 2 $

Candice Hall, ERate Analyst, GA Board of Regents ITS

Dave Nix, Network Support Specialist, GA Board of Regents ITS

11a – Break

1115a – Cloud Block: Chrome OS Time/Print Management, New Features of the Chrome Admin Panel & Ideas for Digital Signage using Chrome

Kyle Kyle McDonald – Google Government Solutions Manager

Charles Ellis– LibData

Daniel Zeiger – System Administrator, GPLS

1230p – Lunch

2p – Breach! Information (In)Security & How Libraries Can Prepare

Stan Gatewood

3p – Weightless: Using Mobile Technology to Overcome the Gravity of your Reference Desk

Burr Osoinach – Digital Services Librarian, Cobb County Public Library System

345p – Break

4p – C’Mon, Give Me Some Credit: The ins and outs of taking credit cards for collecting payments

Ali Nabavi– Project Manager, Atlanta-Fulton Public Library

Michael Casey, Division Director, IT, Gwinnett County Public Library

Chris Hall, Systems Administrator, Gwinnett County Public Library

Scott T. Martin, IT Manager, Flint River Regional Library System

5p – Hall of Libraries (Library Special Interest Groups) –

Facilitated conversations between comparable size library systems about technology services and issues

Tamika Strong – IT Program Manager, GPLS

Wendy Cornelisen, Assistant State Librarian for Library Innovation and Collaboration, GPLS

Julia Huprich – Director, CE, GPLS

630 – Dinner

7-? – Demo Lab Open


Thursday, 4.09.2014

730 – Breakfast

9a – Wireless Hotspots – Configuration & Management

Casey Hergett – Senior Manager of Infrastructure and Database Services, University Information & Technology Services (UITS)

945a – Breach! The Sequel: Email Strikes Back

Andy Witter – IT Consultant, Emerald Technologies

Andrew Crane – Network Engineer, GPLS

Breach! The Sequel: Network Security

Neil Byrd – IT Manager, Hall County Public Library

11a – Break

1115p – Why not? Ideas/lightning round/Answers to questions from Twitter Feed

Chris Sharp, GPLS

1215p – Closing CeremoniesEmily, etc.

  • Closing Words
  • Fill Out Your Surveys!
  • Prize Drawings
  • Winner of Easter Egg Hunt

1230p – Lunch & Go Home & Start Thinking of Cool Stuff to Talk About Next Year