Intranets2014 rocked the world of intranets! Browse the presentations from the conference, and take away key insights.

Conference summaries

A number of summaries have been posted of the conference:

Day 1 (Wednesday 21 May)

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9:00-9:30 Welcome to Country Conference opening, James Robertson, Step Two Designs
9:30-10:30 International keynote: Transforming Barclay’s frontline environment through mobile Ben Parsons, Barclays Bank (UK)
10:30-11:00 Morning tea
11:00-11:45 Delivering on intranet goals in times of significant change (PDF) Vikki Hsieh, News Corp Australia Bringing passion to a law firm intranet (PDF) Sharon Stockman, Sparke Helmore Lawyers
11:50-12:35 Minimising knowledge loss by leveraging the intranet (PDF) Shaharudin Mohd Ishak, International Enterprise Singapore (Singapore) Face-to-face: influencing executives Catherine Grenfell, Step Two Designs; Leanne Fry, Fair Work Ombudsman; and Maya Corfield, NPS MedicineWise
12:35-1:30 Lunch
1:30-2:00 User adoption – the heartbeat of your intranet Rebecca Tambs, Deloitte Engaging authors in our new intranet Breeana Webster, Melbourne Water
2:05-2:35 Using the intranet to drive culture in an acquisition (PDF) Julie Challinor, DuluxGroup Inspiring and delighting Finance staff Damien Pratley, Department of Finance
2:40-3:25 Social collaboration meets internal communication Robin Moore, ACE Group Using field research to inform intranet strategy in a complex organisation (PDF) Stephen Byrne, Step Two Designs
3:25-4:00 Afternoon tea
4:00-5:15 Plenary session: Intranet Pecha Kucha
6:30-late Evening social event

Day 2 (Thursday 22 May)

Time Stream 1 Stream 2
9:30-10:30 International keynote: The digital workplace: how to avoid Parkinson’s Law and Bureaucracy 2.0 Jonas Söderström, InUse Experience (Sweden)
10:30-11:00 Morning tea
11:00-11:45 Drowning in data: Living through a content inventory when your customer is an information hoarder Gianna LaPin, Mayo Clinic (USA) Delivering content to mobile in stressful situations at Qld Police Cornè Grotius, SMSMT
11:50-12:35 Five essential themes to intranet management success (PDF) Josh Patel, KPMG Australia No budget, low budget or blow the budget? Getting the right UX for your intranet project John Murphy, Design4Use
12:35-1:30 Lunch
1:30-2:00 User-centred design: the great divide between intranet victory and intranet letdown? Gillian Walshaw, QSuper Limited Making accessibility business as usual (PDF) Raven Calais, Department of Immigration
2:05-2:35 Bringing six intranets into one at NRMA Motoring & Services Holly Payne, NRMA Motoring & Services From geek to gorgeous — how a small team transformed a corporate intranet (PDF) Amanda Webb, Queenslanders Credit Union
2:40-3:25 PwC’s journey towards building trust in a digital world (PDF) Simon Lillis, PwC Australia User experience and your intranet brand Ben Rowe, Thirst Studios
3:25-4:00 Afternoon tea
4:00-4:45 Closing keynote: How to be a successful intranet team James Robertson, Step Two Designs
4:45-5:00 Conference close (and prize draw!) James Robertson, Step Two Designs