You are invited to the CCB’s GTT Zoom meetings where we focus in on the technology needs and concerns of Canadians who are blind or low vision. The calls will take place over the accessible Zoom Conference system, which will allow participants to dial in using their landline phones, smart phones, or computers. You will find the Zoom link and phone numbers below the meeting listings. Please pay special attention to the “(note)” notation after some of the meeting listings. Different zoom platforms are used for different meetings and some require preregistration.
CCB-GTT BEGINNERS CALL
Date and Time communicated to invited participants.
If you feel that you are in a beginners category and would like more training in a small group setting where there are no silly questions, please contact David Greene and become part of a beginner’s small group. David’s email is firstname.lastname@example.org or call him at 1-877-304-0968 Ext 509
This week’s meetings….
(NOTE) There will be no Open Chat session on Monday October 12, 2020. Happy Thanksgiving Day everyone!
Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific:
Presenter, Wayne Antle, Co-host Kim Kilpatrick
Topic, Using voiceover on the Mac.
CCB-GTT NATIONAL CALL
Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 7:00 PM Eastern/4:00 PM Pacific
Presenter Peter Tucic (brand ambassador) Blindness products at Humanware. Host Kim Kilpatrick
Topic, Peter will be talking about all that is new with Humanware’s Blindness product portfolio. This would include covering what is new with the BrailleNote Touch Plus, as well as talking about the new Mantis Q40 and upcoming Brailliant BI40. He will also cover what is new with the Victor Reader Trek. and will be happy to take questions from participants.
CCB-GTT YOUTH ZOOM CALL
Thursday, October 15, 2020, 8:00 PM Eastern/5:00 PM Pacific:
Host, Nolan Jenikov
For individuals between the ages of 16 and 25ish.
(NOTE) The meeting credentials are different for this meeting, preregistration required. For more info contact Nolan at email@example.com.
CCB-GTT OPEN CHAT
Friday, October 16, 2020, 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific Time:
host, David Greene,
Topic, Open discussion,
Security procedure remains in effect.
When you enter the waiting room before a meeting, please ensure that you give us a recognizable name. If you are calling for the first time or from a land line, please e-mail the CCB’s Receptionist, (Shelley Morris) ahead of time to let us know your name and number so we will let you in. Shelley’s email is firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you need help doing these things or learning to use zoom, please contact us and we can help you.
You can participate by phone or internet from wherever you are:
CCB is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Meeting ID: 983 959 5688
Alberta One tap mobile for Smart Phones:
BC One tap mobile for Smart Phones:
Manitoba One tap mobile for Smart Phones:
Montreal One tap mobile for Smart Phones:
Toronto One tap mobile for Smart Phones:
Alberta: +1 587 328 1099
BC: +1 778 907 2071
Manitoba: +1 204 515 1268
Montreal: +1 438 809 7799
Toronto: +1 647 374 4685
For more information, contact:
Kim Kilpatrick, CCB GTT Coordinator
1-877-304-0968 Ext 513
David Greene, CCB GTT Accessibility Trainer
1-877-304-0968 Ext 509
Corry Stuive, CCB National Program Coordinator
1-877-304-0968 Ext 550