Name: Lori Lorusso Location: Wilmington, NC Age check box: 35-44 # of years involved with ODTUG: ~6 years Company: Your Conference Connection (YCC) Twitter: @LoriLorusso This post is a special one. Although I've formally ended the ODTUG member series, I decided to write a one-off article in tribute to Lori Lorusso. In August, Lori said … Continue reading ODTUG Member Series: An Ode to Lori
It's now the American Independence Day holiday, 4 days after the annual ODTUG conference known as Kscope. After a weekend of rest and relaxation, I am almost fully recovered. Almost. This year's Kscope did not disappoint. Knowledge sharing, networking, and fun - all of the elements of a great conference were present. I'm mighty proud … Continue reading Kscope16: Awesomeness Redux
As we descend upon the (now less than 24) dwindling hours of the KScope16 abstract deadline - which is when the conference committee gets our biggest spike in submissions - I thought I’d try to help you last-minute folks get over the hump. Perhaps you just need a little nudge to make those final tweaks … Continue reading KScope16 Abstract Submission: Procrastinators UNITE!
As I sit on the plane returning from my favorite week of the year, I look over and notice that Chicago's Devon Avenue is featured in this month's American Way magazine. This article focuses on the culturally vast community located within the Chicago West Ridge neighborhood, its roots, and how its people were brought together … Continue reading KScope15: The Awesomeness that Was