University Marketing & Communications

May 14, 2013

Intellectual Property & UX: May 2013 Web Council

By Chris Heiland
Kitten DJ

Learn about fair use, Intellectual Property and cats at the May Web Council.

When: Thursday, May 16, 9-10:30 a.m.
Where: Odegaard 220
Who: UW employees who work in the Web, whether developers or content creators

Free legal advice
Do you ever bring in outside help? Have you ever worked with a vendor or a contractor on any project? Assistant Attorney General Clark Shores will speak about Intellectual Property and content ownership. Learn who owns the final product and what to look out for in situations not covered by fair use.

UX@UW
The Academic & Collaborative Applications (ACA) UX Team offers free UX and Information Architecture consultation to UW organizations. Jason Civjan will describe common pitfalls that occur during site redesigns and give his suggestions on how to make the process smoother.

IT Connect
Hear from Rick Ells about the design of their new site and the mobile-first approach. Get a sneak peak at what direction they’re headed. Is the orange banner still there? Are they using a CMS? Will there be a picture of a cat? Come and find out!

Mobile Minute
A quick tidbit about the latest and greatest mobile happenings at the UW.