University Marketing & Communications

November 18, 2013

The future of search: November 2013 Web Council

By Mindy Messenger
1963 photo of man in suit and bow-tie, wearing giant device with two antennas that cover his eyes

How will wearable electronics fit into the future of search? Find out during this month’s Web Council.Courtesy x-ray delta one/Flickr

When: Thursday, November 21, 9-10:30 a.m.
Where: Odegaard 220
Who: UW employees who work with the Web, whether developers or content creators

The future of search

What will tomorrow bring and how can we keep the UW Web at the forefront? Duane Forrester from Bing will take us through the future of search, the reasons behind these changes and how to best leverage emerging technologies.

New Admissions site

The Office of Admissions recently launched a new site with increased graphical elements that depict UW students and culture. Joel Walters will give us a tour.

SkyDrive Pro at the UW

In early October, Microsoft SkyDrive Pro and Lync became available to all UW students, staff and faculty. Greg Frick from UW-IT ACA will give us a rundown of how these online services provide resources for file storage, collaboration and communication at the UW.

Mobile Minute

A monthly snapshot from the mobile world.