Autodesk University 2013 Speaker Kick-off July 9th, 2013, 11:00 a.m.–12:00 noon (Pacific Time) Objective Prepare you for a great presentation experience at AU! Agenda Joseph Wurcher - AU 2013 Overview Robert Green - How to Thrive not just Survive Patricia Lundberg - AU Speaker Logistics Autodesk University 2013 - Overview Joseph Wurcher Program Manager Monday Conferences CAVE ADN I3D Educator Summit …and more 45,000 participants Online Experience during AU, primarily livestreaming Keynotes Innovation Forums AU Sessions Content repository post event AU Franchise 9000 (+15% YoY) 600+ Classes & Labs Exhibit Hall 150+ ADN partners and sponsors AU Online LIVE AU Las Vegas The Autodesk University 2013 Program 10,000 participants AU Japan AU Russia AU Brazil AU China AU Germany ~10 AU Extension events AU & INTL AUX AU International & AU Extension AU Germany Nov AU Las Vegas AU Russia Oct 2-3 AU China Dec 3-5 Nov 5 Mexico AU Japan UAE AU Brazil Sept 12 India Indonesia Oct 10 South Africa Who is speaking at AU? Out of 436 accepted speakers, we have: 151 first-time speakers 57 with 7 or more times spoken at AU 38 Autodesk Certified Instructors 121 speakers from outside the US 147 speakers from Autodesk Architecture and Building Design AB AEC Kelcey Lemon [email protected] Building Owners (O&M) FM AEC Anthony Governanti [email protected] Construction CR AEC Anthony Governanti [email protected] Fabrication for AEC FB AEC Armundo Darling [email protected] Geospatial GS AEC Teresa Elliott teresa.[email protected] MEP Engineering and Design MP AEC Armundo Darling [email protected] Structural Engineering and Design SE AEC Tomasz Fudala [email protected] Utilities UT AEC Teresa Elliott [email protected] Business Management CAD Management and IT BO B&T Joseph Wurcher [email protected] CM B&T Robert Green [email protected] Software Development DV B&T Stephen Preston [email protected] Advanced Visualization AV Cross Marion Landry [email protected] AutoCAD and General Design AC Cross Jeff Gleeson [email protected] Make and Illustrate MI Cross Chris Cheung [email protected] Reality Capture RC Cross Tatjana Civil Infrastructure CI ENI Jerry Bartles [email protected] Plant Design PD ENI Ian Matthew [email protected] Entertainment DG M&E Shawn Hendriks [email protected] PLM and Data Management PL MFG Brian Schanen [email protected] Product Design and Manufacturing MA MFG Heather Simulation SM MFG Hanno Dzambazova [email protected] Glendening [email protected] van Raalte [email protected] AU Speaker: How to Thrive not just Survive Robert Green Consultant & AU Speaker CAD-Manager.com Congratulations – Your course has been accepted! Now what? Start Thinking/Planning Get a game plan in place. Allocate the needed time. Identify your resources. Reach out to your track manager. Craft your presentation. Get started – now! Preparation is Everything “Proper prior planning prevents poor performance!” - Walter Davis Do the Following Start with the course description Build a course outline Review / edit it until it gels Start writing / editing / building slides Plan for proofing and rehearsal Manage Your Time But how? Realize the Following Multiple, short work sessions - good. A few, long cram sessions - bad. Give yourself time to think! Think – write – think – edit – repeat. Practice – edit – repeat. Know the Audience Meeting their expectations will earn you higher speaker ratings. They are smart, busy, motivated people - so: Move along quickly. Give them tips, how-to’s and tricks. Give them info they can use – now! Give them a unique experience. Put yourself in their chair. Making it Simple “Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.” - Albert Einstein Answer these questions: What confused you? What information helped you most? What is the best order to use? What are some real world examples? How can you use simple English? Get Ready to Succeed! Get your plan in place and start working the steps. December will be here before you know it! Plan to bask in the Knowledge and Fun! You’re going to learn a lot and have a blast! Questions? Feel free to email: Robert Green [email protected] AU Speaker Logistics Patricia Lundberg Speaker Manager Speaker Resource Center (SRC) Speaker Resource Center (SRC) – My Tasks Speaker Resource Center (SRC) – My Tasks Speaker Resource Center (SRC) – Links AU Registration Information Registration Goes Live – September 12 Complimentary 3-day AU Conference Pass No code needed for registration Registration link in SRC or on AU web site Speaker Hotel Room Block Deadline October 15 Key Dates Past Due July 8 – Accept the Speaker Contract Upcoming Due Dates July 12 July 31 August 5 Sept 27 October 11 Nov 15 Review Speaker Profile and Upload Speaker Photo Download Class & Presentation Templates Add co-speaker Hands-on Lab hardware & software requirements Add Lab Assistants & Submit AV/Classroom Requirements Upload Handouts and Presentations Speaker Resources & Communication Speaker Resource Center One stop shop to manage your participation as an AU Speaker AU Speaker Blog and LinkedIn Forum Speaker news and updates Questions? For assistance contact: [email protected] Speaker Social – December 2 (location TBA) ….see you There Have a Questions? Speaker Team Speaker Forum - [email protected] - LinkedIn Group or http://autode.sk/14Lhocv Autodesk is a registered trademark of Autodesk, Inc., and/or its subsidiaries and/or affiliates in the USA and/or other countries. All other brand names, product names, or trademarks belong to their respective holders. Autodesk reserves the right to alter product and services offerings, and specifications and pricing at any time without notice, and is not responsible for typographical or graphical errors that may appear in this document. © 2013 Autodesk, Inc. All rights reserved.