Autodesk University 2015 – Webcast #2 AU Class Requirements - Handouts, the Autodesk Gallery, and More For audio, call: 1.866.803.2145 (Toll free) or 1.210.795.1099 Passcode: 6019012 For international toll free numbers: http://bit.ly/1gXVVZy STAY TUNED. THE CALL WILL BEGIN AT 11:05 PACIFIC TIME. Join us on Twitter: #AU2015 Agenda Welcome Class Formats What are they good for? Speaker Tasks Screencasts, the Autodesk Online Gallery, Class Handouts, and Presentation Materials Helpful Resources, Tips, and Other Reminders Autodesk University 2015 Adam Sopko AU Content Curator Objective Review class requirements and tips for preparing a great AU session AU class formats – show vs. tell Industry Talks Thought leadership, industry insights, case studies, and more. Attendees will expect to hear how your work represents an innovative way forward. Your Industry Talk should not include a detailed software training. Instructional Demos Detailed presentations of in-product workflows, processes, and tips & tricks. Attendees will expect demonstrations that showcase your software knowledge as it relates to your work, your role, or your industry. VISIT THE SPEAKER RESOURCE CENTER (SRC) AND CONFIRM THAT YOUR CLASS FORMAT TELLS THE RIGHT STORY A reminder of other AU formats Hands-on Labs Hands-on computer instruction facilitated by an AU speaker and lab assistants. Panels Industry leaders in discussion on topics from BIM to design visualization and intellectual property rights for 3D and advanced manufacturing. Roundtables Small group discussions facilitated by AU speakers. Speaker Resource Center (SRC) My Classes - Home Speaker Resource Center (SRC) General Tasks Speaker Resource Center (SRC) Class Tasks Autodesk Screencasts Screencasts – An optional speaker resource Rehearse your AU presentation and fine tune your script. Illustrate key product workflows and industry-specific practices. Create short supplements for your class, which can be linked to from the Autodesk University website. https://screencast.autodesk.com/ Tagging your AU screencasts Category: Autodesk University Don’t forget to tag your screencasts “Autodesk University.” Autodesk Online Gallery AU Online Gallery – An optional speaker resource Generate enthusiasm for what you’ll bring to AU. Showcase your personal and professional projects. The Autodesk online gallery will be accessible on the AU website. Don’t forget to tag your projects “AU 2015.” https://gallery.autodesk.com/ Tagging gallery projects with AU 2015 Check box: AU 2015 Location: Las Vegas Speaker Resource Center (SRC) Upload Class Files Class handouts Vital for Hands-on Labs, Instructional Demos, and Industry Talks! Class handouts live on…online…and demonstrate your expertise. Like a trusted desk reference, it should tell the whole tale and be indispensable. Write it. Then read it. Share it with someone who knows. Class presentations Especially critical for Industry Talks, Instructional Demos, and Panels. Highlight transitions. Introduce your Learning Objectives Mark steps in a product workflow Note other natural transitions Transitions in your presentation deck help create learning experiences that are structured and segmented. Don’t overwhelm your audience. Lead them. Teach them. Your audience is also online Nearly all class materials are made available for free online. High quality handouts and presentations are powerful resources. Experts in the Autodesk University community continue to gain recognition – on the web and with tools like Autodesk Screencast, the Autodesk Online Gallery, and more. Making AU online your own Great resources and examples Technically Speaking: How to Prepare and Deliver an Engaging Technical Presentation from AU 2014 with Marcello Sgambelluri http://bit.ly/1NEYVF4 Architectural Visualization with Unreal Engine from Lynda.com with Adam Crespi on Lynda.com http://bit.ly/1Ljl0sH Finite Element Analysis for the Casual User in Inventor from AU 2014 with Jeffrey Mather http://bit.ly/1E3UFyY Other things to remember Doing a Q&A? Repeat your audience’s questions. Those in your session will appreciate it as much as those watching online. Nobody knows your audience better than you. There’s no AU without you. (Really, we’re humbled!) So get the most of your experience by giving the most. You’ll remember it and be remembered for it! Key Dates July 10 August 7 August 14 August 14 August 21 August 26 September 25 requirements October 2 October 15 November 13 Accept the speaker agreement Download class & presentation templates Review & modify speaker profile Upload speaker photo Add co-speakers (if any) AU Registration Hands-on lab hardware & software Add lab assistants Specify AV/classroom requirements Upload handouts & additional class materials Speaker Resources & Communication Speaker Resource Center (SRC) One stop shop to manage your participation as an AU Speaker AU Blog and LinkedIn Forum Speaker news and updates Questions? For assistance contact: [email protected] Thanks again for your time. We’re looking forward to a great AU! Other questions? For assistance contact: [email protected] 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. 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