Techies and Writers Unite! Ohio State's New Content Aggregator Serves Coders, Marketers, Users

AIM10 Applications, Integration and Mobile

Location: 102B, Wisconsin Center

TUESDAY, 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Ohio State's manifesto: Simplify the university’s bureaucratic structure and put users first! At a complex place, writers post web content; social media managers tweet; web geeks ponder digital strategy. Enter Media Magnet, a uniform content aggregation system and a joint venture between Interactive and Editorial. See how we’ve applied this system on and beyond.

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James Burgoon
Director, Interactive Communications, University Advancement Communications, The Ohio State University

Jim Burgoon is a designer and developer with over 15 years experience online experiences for Ohio State.

Kristen Convery
Director, Multimedia Content, The Ohio State University

Kristen Convery leads the Multimedia team, which creates innovative web and social media content (stories, photography, video). The team's mission: try new things, have fun and stay true to Ohio State's brand.

Mike Butsko
Web Developer, The Ohio State University

Michael Butsko is a web developer who has participated in a wide variety of roles in educational technology over the course of the last 10 years. He is currently focused on breaking down silos and barriers in higher education.

Corey Hinshaw
Web Developer, The Ohio State University

Corey Hinshaw is a web developer with the Ohio State University office of University Communications. He has spent the last five years at Ohio State working with technologies from VMware to Ruby on Rails. In his current role, he helps the Interactive Communications team "make a big university small" by bringing relevant content to a diverse range of constituents.