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 OPEN CHAT
Monday, December 14, 2020, 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific:
Host, Kim Kilpatrick,
Topic, Bring your tech questions and your tech tips.
CCB-GTT NORTHERN ONTARIO AND RURAL CALL
Tuesday, December 15, 2020, 7:00 PM Eastern/4:00 PM Pacific:
Hosts, Brian Bibeault and Dorothy Macnaughton
The room opens at 6:30 p.m. for people who want to have some time to chat. There will be no specific topic, as this is an opportunity for general questions and answers. Everyone across Canada is welcome.
Wednesday, December 16, 2020, 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific:
Presenter, Gerry Chevalier,
Topic, Gerry will play a short demo using Microsoft Excel with NVDA. Then he will lead a Q&A on using excel with screen readers. Other questions about the use of Microsoft office products and screen readers are also welcome.
CCB-GTT All ABOUT ANDROID
Wednesday, December 16, 2020, 7:00 PM Eastern/4:00 PM Pacific:
Tracy and Matthew have put this group together to share their experiences navigating Android devices. We welcome the input from users of all experience levels so we can learn together. Please identify yourself when registering with your proper name and zoom screen name.
(NOTE) Registration required, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
CCB-GTT YOUTH ZOOM CALL
Thursday, December 17, 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, December 18, 2020, 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific:
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