Nationally Renowned Experts on Innovation and Effectiveness Bring Inspiration to One Venue
ATLANTA (June 18, 2014) — Emerald Data Solutions™, Inc., developer of BoardDocs® paperless meeting solutions and the eGovernance pioneer, today announced additional confirmed speakers for eGovLIVE 2014, the annual conference of the eGovernance community. eGovLIVE, which takes place Sept. 3-5 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis, is the premier conference for governing bodies that want to leverage electronic governance to maximize board effectiveness.
Featured speaker Charles Best is the founder of DonorsChoose.org, the nonprofit organization that has brought more than $200 million in donations to half of America's public schools. DonorsChoose.org was named by Fast Company as one of the "50 Most Innovative Companies in the World," the first time a charity has received this recognition. And for three years, Fortune magazine has named Best to its "40 under 40" hottest rising stars in business.
On Thursday, Sept. 4 eGovLIVE welcomes Colleen Slaughter, Founder of Authentic Leadership International, who enables clients to achieve change by helping them to identify, connect and ultimately act on their core values. Slaughter offers conference attendees tactics to become more aware of the ways you can take greater control of the change happening in and around you to create more of the results you want.
On Friday, Sept. 5 Keith Young, the Founder/Executive Advisor of the Ecotek Lab Program, will explore why the traditional method of science instruction is not working. Ecotek is a science research organization comprised of future scientists and engineers. Student scientists from the Ecotek Lab Program in the City of Detroit will join Mr. Young in this presentation to share how their experiences in the field and in the lab have helped shape perspective of STEM.
These presenters, among many others, will assemble with representatives from governing bodies across the country for sessions packed with thought leadership, best practices and real-world applications of eGovernance. eGovLIVE 2014 continues the tradition of providing thought-provoking speakers, tremendous networking and community opportunities, and a diverse slate of educational tracks.
To view the eGovLIVE 2014 agenda in its entirety or to register for the conference, visit https://www.boarddocs.com/Home.nsf/WebWorkshop.
About Emerald Data Solutions
Emerald Data Solutions is 100% employee-owned and has been providing technology solutions to public and private organizations since 1989. Past clients have included the State of Georgia, BellSouth and Turner Broadcasting, among many others. Currently, Emerald Data Solutions is exclusively dedicated to the development and delivery of BoardDocs paperless go vernance services. BoardDocs was initially developed in 2000, and since the national introduction of BoardDocs Pro in 2002, over 1,000 organizations have chosen BoardDocs as their eGovernance solution.