Intranets2013 rocked! Browse the presentations from the conference, and take away key insights:

Conference summaries

A number of attendees have published comprehensive summaries of the talks they attended:

Many thanks for these great posts!

Day 1 (Wednesday 15 May)

Time Stream 1 Stream 2
9:00-9:30 Welcome to Country Conference opening, James Robertson, Step Two Designs
9:30-10:30 International keynote: Coca-Cola Enterprises’ intranet: communication + collaboration + transaction + mobility (PDF) Jonathan Phillips, Coca-Cola Enterprises (UK)
10:30-11:00 Morning tea
11:00-11:45 Cleaning up your phone list Rebecca Jackson, Melbourne Water When social business, collaboration and the intranet meet Luke Sinclair, AMP
11:50-12:35 Secrets of successful SharePoint intranets Michal Pisarek, Dynamic Owl Consulting (Canada) Getting creative: taking your thinking out of the box Matthew Magain, UX Mastery
12:35-1:30 Lunch
1:30-2:00 Creating our first University-wide intranet (PDF) Rachel Kousal, University of Sydney Creating a digital workplace: start by getting the project approved! Joanne McBain, Wannon Water
2:05-2:35 Large organisations, large intranets: where to start? Tamsin Stanford, Australia Post Creating the business case for social enterprise: behind the numbers Matthew Nette, NAB
2:40-3:25 Designing for success with social intranets and enterprise social networks Alex Manchester, Step Two Designs Influencing stakeholders with stories Shawn Callahan, Anecdote
3:25-4:00 Afternoon tea
4:00-5:15 Plenary session: Intranets mythbusters
6:30-late Evening social event

Day 2 (Thursday 16 May)

Time Stream 1 Stream 2
9:30-10:30 International keynote: Creating trust and uniting staff at a global and local level (PDF) Kim Sbarcea, Thinking Shift (NZ)
10:30-11:00 Morning tea
11:00-11:45 Taking your intranet from local to global Bridie Sampson, Parsons Brinckerhoff Successful intranets — art not science Paul Earl, Aurecon
11:50-12:35 What modern intranet home pages look like Rebecca Rodgers, Step Two Designs How mobility is changing the way we work (PDF) James Robertson, Step Two Designs
12:35-1:30 Lunch
1:30-1:50 Practical intranet personas (PDF) Kate Needham, NSW Trade & Investment How practitioners make search work Mattias Brunnert, Findwise
1:55-2:15 Delivering location-specific content in a global company Larissa Rizk, Macquarie Group Tackling complexity with ‘low tech’ user experience John Murphy, Design4Use
2:20-3:05 Out-of-the-box: re-designing a SharePoint intranet Ingeborg Hawighorst, Powerco (NZ) The design of Government services and how intranets can strengthen their community impact (PDF) Darren Menachemson, ThinkPlace
3:05-3:30 Afternoon tea
3:30-4:30 International keynote: Loving the intranet — re-thinking employee adoption Sam Marshall, Clearbox Consulting (UK)
4:30-5:00 Conference close (and prize draw!) James Robertson, Step Two Designs