Dear Library Colleagues, ( Please feel free to pass this email invite along to other library staff that would benefit in attending)
Colorado State University's Morgan Library is partnering with Google to present the Google Search and Earth Seminar: Thursday, January 10, 2013 at the CSU Morgan Library.
Here are the presenters from Google and the subjects they will be covering:
Kousha Navidar is a Community Manager for Google Search. As a Community Manager, he is an evangelist for Search, connecting with users and educating them via social media and the Google Search forum. He also works with communities for the Google Doodle team and Google for Nonprofits. Prior to Google, Kousha was a 10th grade geometry teacher. Kousha will be presenting his story as a teacher, and what role Google could play in developing a student's critical thinking skills.
Catherine Moats has worked on geo-related projects at the Google office in Boulder for five years, including projects focusing on Google Earth, Google Maps, and Google Map Maker. She is passionate about bringing great Google Maps and Google Earth experiences to all sorts of Google users - from students and educators, to non-profits and hobbyists. She has traveled near and far sharing mapping experiences with a variety of audiences. Catherine attended the University of Colorado, earning both a bachelor's degree in architecture and a master's degree in business.
She will be presenting Google Earth alongside Adam Hecht to share ideas how it can be used in any situation!
Adam Hecht is a Program Manager at Google in Boulder, Colorado. Adam works on 3D Data releases and marketing for Google Earth and well as training tools for Media. He attended the University of Colorado, graduating in 2006. Adam will be glad to explore Google Earth wit you and help answer any questions about Google Earth, ranging from general use, best practices and custom tour building and KML.
CSU is happy to offer the registration* to the expanded Google Search and Earth Seminar, Thursday, January 10, 2013 at the CSU Morgan Library. All at no charge to you
Register now and save the date : January 10, 2013
What: Gain Google Search and Google Earth knowledge.
Where: Colorado State University, Morgan Library.
When: January 10, 2013, Thursday, 8:00AM-4:00PM.
Who should attend: Prospector/ Alliance Libraries.
Who will present: Google Search and Google Earth experts: Kousha Navidar, Catherine Moats and Adam Hecht
How much: Complementary,no charge; seminar, breakfast or lunch.
How: Registersite http://<http://lib.colostate.edu/google2013>lib.colostate.edu<http://lib.colostate.edu/google2013>/google2013<http://lib.colostate.edu/google2013>
*(Registration is limited to 275 people)
I look forward to seeing you on January 10, 2013
Patrick J. Burns
Dean of the Libraries and Vice President for IT
Colorado State University
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