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Next Tech Briefing - July 25
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Tech Briefings are free, informal, and interactive seminars led by knowledgeable IT Services staff or other IT professionals on computer-related topics of interest to the Stanford community. Tech Briefings are held Fridays from 2:00 to 3:30 PM in Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111). No registration is required.

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Upcoming Tech Briefings

Date Topic Presenter(s)
August 1 No Tech Briefing  
August 8

Salesforce @ GSB

This talk includes:

  • Why Salesforce
  • Factors for Success
  • What have we done so far
  • Road map
  • Learnings - Strategic, Business and Technical
  • Vivek Sinha (Technical Project Manager)
  • KC Kwong (Senior Engineer)
  • Deepak Rama (Senior Engineer).
August 15

Taking the Fear out of Web Accessibility: How Your Small Changes Make a Big Difference

Do the words "Web accessibility" scare you? Do you imagine a major redesign resulting in an ugly site that looks like it was built in the 1990s? If so, then this session is for you.
Come learn how small changes in how you create content and write code  make a big difference to site visitors with and without disabilities. Leave feeling confident that you have what it takes to enable all those who come to your site to find the information they need.


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Last modified July 28, 2014