Synthesis Workshop :: Seattle 2015

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Thursday, December 3, 2015
8:30 AM – 5 PM
Seattle Public Library, Central Library
Seattle, WA

AGENDA

8:30 AM Breakfast & Networking
9:00 AM Susan_Strom_KA_Advance Welcome + Orientation
Susan Strom
Director of Client Success, Knowledge Architecture
9:30 AM KA_Advance_Krista_Doeding_80 Speaking their Language: Planning a Synthesis Launch for Engineers
Krista Doeding
Business Systems Manager, Moffatt and Nichol
KA_Advance_Jim_Martin_80 Building a Better Post
Jim Martin
Chief Information Officer, Shepley Bulfinch
Christopher_Parsons_KA_Connect_2015 Sharing Technical Knowledge: Working Group Highlights
Christopher Parsons
Founder and CEO, Knowledge Architecture
10:40 AM Break + Intranet Fair Setup
11:00 AM Intranet Fair
Six architecture and engineering firms will provide tours of their Synthesis Intranets in an informal fair setting. All attendees will have two 30-minute rounds during which they can connect with the Intranet Champion whose interests most closely match their own.

Participating firms include: Mazzetti, Olson Kundig Architects, DOWL, Magnusson Klemencic Associates, LMN Architects, and BKF Engineers.

Mazzetti Mint
Olson Kundig OKpedia
Dowl_The Point
MKA Synthesis
LMN Intranet
BKF Hub
12:15 PM Lunch & Hangouts
1:00 PM Christopher_Parsons_KA_Connect_2015 Synthesis Roadmap Overview & Discussion
Christopher Parsons
Founder and CEO, Knowledge Architecture
2:00 PM Intranet Improvement Projects: Employee Onboarding
KA_Advance_Sue_Marshall_80 New Starters
Sue Marshall
Knowledge Manager, Jasmax
Susan_Strom_KA_Advance Employee Onboarding: Working Group Highlights
Susan Strom
Director of Client Success, Knowledge Architecture
2:30 PM Intranet Improvement Projects: Sharing Technical Knowledge
KA_Advance_Donovan_Helminiak_80 #WhoKnows
Donovan Helminiak
Knowledge Manager, KTGY Architecture + Planning
KA_Advance_Jim_Martin_80 #AskFinch
Jim Martin
Chief Information Officer, Shepley Bulfinch
3:00 PM Break
3:15 PM Roundtable Knowledge Share
During the Knowledge Share, attendees gather in small groups for detailed conversations on topics we collect throughout the Synthesis Workshop. We encourage attendees to not only talk about, but also show each other, relevant aspects of their firm’s Intranets. To facilitate this kind of sharing, please consider bringing a laptop or tablet through which you can access your firm’s Synthesis Intranet.
4:15 PM Closing Thoughts + Takeaways
4:45 PM Wrap Up

VENUE

Seattle Public Library, Central Library
1000 Fourth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104
206-386-4636
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REGISTRATION

Synthesis Workshops are free of charge and limited to active clients of Knowledge Architecture.

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