Aurea Experience 18 features many of Aurea’s most innovative customers and partners. The Boot Camp speakers below will share their experience and expertise on all areas of digital transformation! We hope to see you at AE18 New Orleans! Register here today to engage with technology experts and peers at Aurea Experience 18.



Boot Camp SpeakerWhat You'll Get Out Of The Session

Making the Case: The Business of Community by Rachel Happe

What is the value of your community initiative and how do you communicate that succinctly to stakeholders? Communities are playing an increasingly strategic role in innovation, organizational change, learning, knowledge management, support and marketing – and impacting every part of the organization. Yet community dynamics, business models and management are still poorly understood. In this session you will learn:



  • Findings from the 2018 State of Community Management showing the impact and value of communities
  • Why investment in community management is a strategic imperative
  • How to build a community business case including a strategy, ROI projection, and roadmap
  • Best practices and cases studies of how to build a community program

Building Your HR Hub on Jive: Tips, Tricks, Dos & Don'ts by Claire Fletcher

Setting up an HR hub or site on Jive is one of the most commonly requested use cases. Join Claire Fletcher to find out the questions you need to answer with your HR team before you begin building your HR site, how to overcome common challenges, and tips and tricks that will help you create an efficient and engaging HR site that will answer your employee's questions and help them find the information they need. In this session you will learn:

  • Key drivers for setting up an HR Hub
  • Place and Type features to maximize your community
  • Answers to key questions about company culture, HR communication and onboarding

Crowd Sourcing Strategy for Corporate Communication by Mary Desmond

Does your corporate communication content strategy include crowd-sourcing employee generated content? With well defined messaging and curation framework, you can turn your entire organization to content contributors.  Learn from the Morgan Stanley highly engaged community to effectively curate topical content from diverse groups of employees. In this session you will learn:



  • How to get employees excited about contributing
  • Ensuring quality content
  • Create your own crowd sourcing campaign

Enhance Cross-Functional Collaboration with a Strong Foundation


by Stacy Washington and Sarah O'Meara


Change is hard. Cross-collaboration upsets normal routine, requires learning new tools and adapting to other work styles. You can overcome these obstacles and streamline adoption with a strong foundation and clear expectations, whether you're launching a new project or revamping a current one. Join the US Department of Veterans Affairs to start building your tailored framework and training plan while learning new ways to utilize Jive features for your cross-collaboration efforts.

Strategies for Gaining and Maintaining Adoption by Keeley Sorokti and Tracy Maurer

You've launched your community, now what? Join Commvault to learn three core strategies for ensuring strong adoption that lasts over time. Make your community sticky by embedding it in how your employees work, by planning smart communications, and by giving your people the knowledge and the skills to make the most of Jive every single day. In this session you will learn:

  1. How to maintain strong adoption statistics
  2. Integrating business processes into community
  3. How to create a communication plan to promote your community


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