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Synthesis Workshop :: Seattle 2018

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Workshop Overview

Synthesis Workshops are designed to help our clients achieve their business goals with Synthesis. Workshops combine a mix of client case studies, interactive working groups, and informal networking to help attendees build and share best practices with other clients in the KA Advance community. We also share our product roadmap and demonstrate our latest technology from the lab. Synthesis Workshops are free of charge and limited to active clients of Knowledge Architecture.

Breakfast & Networking

8:30 AM

9 AM


Welcome + Orientation
Susan Strom
Director of Client Success, Knowledge Architecture

9:30 AM


Creating an Intranet Aligned to Our Culture
Shelly VandeWege
Marketing Manager, GMB Architecture + Engineering

10:30 AM


11:30 AM

Supporting Our One Firm Journey
Amy Anderson
Marketing Information Coordinator, Shive-Hattery


Aligning Your Intranet with Business Drivers
Susan Strom
Director of Client Success, Knowledge Architecture


Sarah Davies
Senior Client Success Manager, Knowledge Architecture

Lunch + Hangouts

12:15 PM

1:15 PM


Product Update
Christopher Parsons
Founder and CEO, Knowledge Architecture

2:30 PM


Intranet Tours
Attendees will gather for 1:1 conversations with peers about their Intranets. We encourage attendees to not only talk about, but also show each other, relevant aspects of their firm’s Intranets. To facilitate this kind of sharing, please consider bringing a laptop or tablet through which you can access your firm’s Synthesis Intranet.

4 PM


Maintaining a Healthy Intranet
Kristina Gardenhire
Director of Design Technology, Lionakis

Wrap Up

4:30 PM

Workshop Ends + Client Reception Starts

5 PM

Client Reception Ends

6:30 PM

Venue Information
Surf Incubator
999 Third Ave Suite 700
Seattle, WA 98104
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