OSCON 2014

OSCON 2014

Ed Schipul will be sttending the 2014 OSCON (Open Source Convention) in Portland, Oregon on July 20 for his speech: Making Your Open SourceMore Open - Conquering the Accessibility Challenge.

Ed will co-present with Rachel Magario, The Blind Visionsary, on the neccesity of accesible web design for all users, not just handicapped users.

Speaker: Ed Schipul
Speaker Ed Schipul
Ed Schipul, CEO of Schipul – The Web Marketing Company, is an entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience in marketing and software programming. His Houston based company developed the Tendenci software which powers more than 400 web sites and has over 1.4 million users. The company's broad client ...

Ed Schipul, CEO of Schipul – The Web Marketing Company, is an entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience in marketing and software programming. His Houston based company developed the Tendenci software which powers more than 400 web sites and has over 1.4 million users. The company's broad client base includes the Society for International Affairs, YMCA Houston, Metropolitan New York Library Council, Susan G. Komen for the Cure Houston, and Tony Chachere's. Schipul has been the recipient of awards such as the Aggie 100 (2005-2009), the Houston Fast 100 (2007-2011) and the Houston Fast Tech 50 (2004-2005, 2010-2012).


As a speaker, Ed has engaged audiences all over the country. He has presented at the Bulldog Reporter National Conference, PRSA’s International Conference, the Sarasota International Design Summit, Mom 2.0 and SXSW Interactive. Groups he has spoken to include the Public Relations Society of America, the American Advertising Federation, the Southeast Texas Museum Association, The Houston Technology Center, the International Association of Business Communicators and the American Creativity Association. Ed has also served as a guest lecturer at Texas A&M, the University of Houston and Rice University.


Ed has been published in national journals including The Public Relations Strategist, PR Tactics, Houston Business Journal, Association News and Nonprofit World. He blogs for Hearst Newspaper’s Houston City Brights and has been interviewed on NBC and ABC news as an expert on Social Media and Technology.

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When?

Sun, July 20, 2014
9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

Where?

Oregon Convention Center
777 NE Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard
Portland, Oregon 97232
United States