August 25-27, 2019 | Salt Lake City, Utah
Author summit at pluralsight live
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Network


Connect with fellow authors and members of the Pluralsight team

Create


Get motivated to create new course content and learn about new authoring opportunities

Learn


Hear about where Pluralsight is headed, how the platform is evolving and how you can get involved

AGENDA


Sunday, August 25, 2019

Welcome reception

THE GRAND AMERICA HOTEL
6:00 - 9:00 PM
Monday, August 26, 2019
7:30 AM
Breakfast
8:30 AM
General Session, Welcome
Nate Walkingshaw | Chief Experience Officer
8:45 AM
Opening Keynote Address
Aaron Skonnard | Co-founder, CEO & Author
9:15 AM
Q&A Session
Aaron Skonnard & Pluralsight Leaders
9:45 AM
Break
10:00 AM
Pluralsight Content & Curriculum Updates
Gilbert Lee & Mike Woodring
11:00 AM
Building Better Courses
Simon Allardice
12:00 PM
Lunch
1:00 PM
Open Space Kickoff
Chad Utley
2:00 PM
Open Space Sessions
5:30 PM
Pluralsight Author Party & Dinner
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
7:30 AM
Author Breakfast
8:30 PM
Proposals That Harm, Proposals That Help
Simon Allardice
8:30 AM
Embracing a Growth Mindset for Content Development
Jon Friskics & Jen Milner
8:30 AM
Partnering with Pluralsight: Current & Future
Sean Lowery & Myles Wilson
8:30 AM
What’s in it for you? Why Your Words Matter
Scott Smith
12:00 PM
Author Lunch
1:00 PM
Design Corner: Open Walk-in Between 1-4
Michael Josefik, Cher Cloude Topps, Ann Grafelman, Rebecca Barbarek
1:00 PM
Sharing Your Knowledge Through Job Task Analysis
Hampton Paulk
1:00 PM
Instructional Design: What Authors Need to Know
Jon Friskics & Jen Milner
1:00 PM
Evolution of Video Content Standards and Providing Actionable Insights
Mace Glazier, Emily Hatch, Ryan Magner
1:00 PM
Let’s Talk Camtasia 2019 Tips and Tricks
Greg Shields
2:00 PM
Adding Live Video to Your Course
Simon Allardice
2:00 PM
Balancing Speed and Quality with Learner Demand
Alec Carson & Ryan Magner
2:00 PM
Be Memorable, Relevant, Timely: Communication Tips & Tricks
Tamara Davies & Kristi Mak
2:00 PM
CQI Deep Dive
Mace Glazier & Trent Morrison
3:00 PM
Democratizing Technology Worldwide: A Look Inside PS One
Lindsey Kneuven
3:00 PM
Microphone Testing and Audio Quality Discussions
Alec Carson & Alex Walton
3:00 PM
Questioning Everything: Increase Your Learning & Earning Power
Authoring for Skill IQ: Rachael Bailey, Sharon Zaharoff, Shane Larsen

Who will be there?

Spend time with familiar faces during the week, including author success managers, acquisition editors, production editors and leaders from content production, curriculum, marketing and communications.

speaker on stage

CAN I BRING A FRIEND OR COLLEAGUE?

If you know another technology expert who might be interested in becoming a Pluralsight author, talk to your author success manager about bringing them along.

Pluralsight LIVE attendees

A COUPLE MORE THINGS

interested in becoming an author?

If you’re interested in becoming a Pluralsight author, visit this page: pluralsight.com/teach

Speakers lounge

Chill out in the speaker's lounge after your talk or between breakout sessions during LIVE. 


Questions about Author Summit? Email [email protected].
Questions about Pluralsight LIVE? Email [email protected].