5 Years of Google

Wednesday, November 30, 2016
12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Talley Student Union

Celebrate 5 Years of Google at NC State

Today, November 30th, marks the fifth anniversary of the day the entire NC State community completed the move to Google Apps for Education. Join us from 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m in the Talley Student Union Piedmont-Mountains Ballroom for a fun-filled day of Google activities!

Schedule of Events

Time Event
12:30 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. Opening Session* – Piedmont-Mountains Ballroom  
1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. Concurrent Session I*

Teaching & Research with Google – Rm. 3222 (Presentation Slides)

Working Remotely with G Suite – Rm. 3210  (Presentation Slides)

Off the Beaten Google Path – Rm. 3285

2 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. Concurrent Session II*

G Suite Best Practices – Rm. 3222  (Presentation Slides)

Google Security – Rm. 3210  (Presentation Slides)

Taking G Suite to the Next Level – Rm. 3285  (Presentation Slides)

3 p.m. to  4 p.m Keynote/Closing Session – Piedmont-Mountains Ballroom

Special Guest: Jonathan Rochelle

Open to the public

* Denotes event open to NC State students, faculty and staff only




Video Demo Slam Contest

Congratulations to our Video Demo Slam Contest Finalists! Check out their videos in our YouTube playlist and vote for your favorite video to help us celebrate 5 Years of Google at NC State. Voting will close at 3:30 p.m. EST today and winners will be announced at the end of the keynote.


See Demo Slam Contest Details for more information about this contest.


Jonathan Rochelle: The Man Behind Google Drive


Meet Jonathan Rochelle — co-founder of Google Docs and Google Drive — and celebrate “5 Years of Google at NC State” on Wednesday, Nov. 30 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. in Talley Student Union Piedmont-Mountains Ballroom.

Rochelle, director of Google Product Management, will talk about the future of learning, providing:

  • insights into the history of Google Apps; and
  • an overview of where technology in learning might be headed in general and from Google’s perspective.

As director, Rochelle is responsible for Google Apps for Education, which reaches more than 40 million students and educators, and most recently launched Google Classroom and Google Expeditions. Rochelle also is co-founder of other Google Apps, including Sheets, Slides, Forms, Apps Script, and Fonts.


Follow Jonathan @JRochelle on Twitter