Blog | June 18, 2012

Webdam Invited to Speak at the 51st UPAA Symposium

by Melissa Kelly in Events, Webdam Updates

Jody Vandergriff, Co-Founder of Webdam Solutions has been invited to be a keynote speaker at the 51st University Photographers Association of America (UPAA) Symposium.  Jody, a recognized industry thought leader in digital asset management, will be speaking about cutting-edge best practices and unique approaches for handling today’s exponential growth of rich media.

This year’s annual event will be held at the Miami University in Oxford, Ohio —where university photographers all over the country will come together to share, grow, and learn from industry experts.  Very well known in the university space, Jody has worked extensively in higher education and has been personally involved in deploying DAM solutions at over 40 schools.  As a data scientist, She brings over 15 years of expertise in web UX design, data management, taxonomy, and software development.

Jody will be speaking about the unique needs and requirements universities face in managing rich media. Her presentation will explore various approaches in managing images, workflows, user adoption, and deploying best-in-breed strategies.  Jody’s keynote presentation will be on Tuesday, June 19 from 4:30 – 5:30.

The event is for UPAA members only, but be sure to check back for a re-cap after the symposium!  If you’d like to become a member, just sign up here:

2012 UPAA Symposium:

June 18-23, 2012

Miami University, in Oxford, Ohio

Jody Vandergriff

Digital Asset Management in Higher Education

Tuesday, June 19

4:30pm – 5:30pm

Follow @jodyvandergriff for live tweets during the event!

To see more about DAM in higher education click here.