ZOOM Tips: Getting Ready for Your Close up!

  • 16 May 2020
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM


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Chapter Webinar| Saturday May 16 | 11:00 am | VIRTUAL

ZOOM Tips:

Getting Ready for Your Close up!

Maria Rivera


About This Event

How many meetings and webinars using a tool like Zoom, MS Teams, or other platforms have you used in the last few months? Have you been noticing how some people look and act great and some are new to this new means of communicating?  We have.  Not to mention every day is a bad hair day.  What's a person to do?  We asked one of our own Members, Maria, to share with us some tips to get us through the next month of virtual meetings with grace.

Attend this session for some tips and tricks.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this session, participants will be able to: 

  • Look your best in a virtual meeting

  • Understand lighting and sound

  • Have fun with backgrounds

About Our Presenter

Maria Rivera has over ten years of Management, Sales and Technology Training, Project Management, Web Development, Video Production, and Training & Development (asynchronous and synchronous) experience in Fortune 500 companies, educational institutions, and professional service organizations.

She led strategic initiatives at The Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute - Baruch College as the Associate Director and also at CUNY School of Professional Studies/ACS Project as a Deputy Director. She is currently at NYU the School of Professional Studies as the Associate Director of the Management and Systems Graduate Degree Program and the Project Management Graduate Degree Program, as well as, the Management and Technology Noncredit Portfolio. Maria has produced a variety of blended digital media training solutions for various organizations/industries and has spoken at conferences including the Trenton Computer Festival regarding Virtual Reality/New Media.

She is also the co-organizer of the XR Learning and Training Meetup. She is a member of the Association for Talent Development (NYC and Northern NJ), the Project Management Institute (PMI), and the National Speaker Association. She believes in the “Everyone wants to be Magnificent" philosophy and has enjoyed training hundreds of adult learners successfully over the years. Giving back to the community is something that she always makes time to do. She participates in HISPA.org’s Role Model Program and helped design an App Development Training Program for middle school and high school students. She has also spoken at AT&T’s HACEMOS Leadership conference, HISPA’s Youth Conferences, Trenton Computer Festivals, mLearning conference, and at the 2019 ACE Women’s Network Women of Color Conference at Vaughn College. She received her BA from Lehman College and her MA in Adult Education & Training from the University of Phoenix. She also recently earned a Data Visualization Certificate from NYUSPS.

Maria Rivera, M.A.Ed Director of Education





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