Showcase Your Alumni and Faculty with Incredible Profiles and Directories
Location: 101C, Wisconsin Center
TUESDAY, 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Learn how profiles and directories can do so much more than you ever imagined possible. In this session, Josh will discuss the strategy, design, and implementation of Stony Brook University’s award-winning 40 Under Forty website that features profiles of bright and innovative alumni. Additionally, he will reveal SBU’s brand-new Faculty Experts directory that allows website visitors to quickly and easily locate department specialists. You’ll get a behind-the-scenes look into how the sites were built and integrated with OmniUpdate’s OU Campus CMS for a scalable performance and a simple editing experience. Featured tools of trade to be discussed include HTML5 history API, front-end search, HTML5 video, and CMS configuration to control site functionality.
Front End Web Developer, Stony Brook University (SUNY)
Josh Palmeri is a passionate and motivated web developer with a proven background in responsive design and front-end development. In 2014, Palmeri instated a responsive initiative at Stony Brook University and led the development of Stony Brook’s award-winning undergraduate admissions website, along with numerous other sites and projects. He has a passion for the modern web and for sharing his knowledge and experience with the web community.