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Tech Briefings

Timely Info for Power Users and Stanford's Technology Community

Next Tech Briefing - Feb 25
Stanford Media Group


Tech Briefings are free, informal, and interactive seminars led by knowledgeable University IT staff or other IT professionals on computer-related topics of interest to the Stanford community.

Tech Briefings are monthly events, held Fridays from 3:00 to 4:30 PM in
Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111). No registration is required.

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Upcoming Tech Briefings

Date / Time Topic Presenter(s)
February 25
3 - 4:30 PM

Stanford Media Group - 2016 Kick-Off


  • Re-visit Charter
  • Establish 2016 Focus Area(s)
  • Video Asset Management updates from around the campus
  • General Video Asset Management discussion - Can the divergence converge?
To be determined
March 4
3 - 4:30 PM
Canvas Update To be determined
March 11
3 - 4:30 PM
SOAP - Stanford Online Accessibility Program Jiatyan Chen, SOAP

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Last modified February 8, 2016