GTT Ottawa Meeting Invitation, Fall Catch-up and Future Planning, September 17, 2018

Get Together With Technology (GTT) Ottawa

A Chapter of the Canadian Council of the Blind

 

You are invited!  Blind and low vision GTT participants meet monthly to learn about and share their experiences using assistive technologies in their daily lives at home, school, or at work.

 

Agenda for the Next Ottawa GTT Meeting:

  • Date: Monday September 17, 6pm to 8pm.

Location: CCB national office

20 James street

 

Theme: Catch-up and future topics

  • We will have a lot of news to share.
  • Upcoming tech fair day.
  • Left over fitness gadgets to pass around (those we did not have time for or heard about during our June meeting).
  • light rail update, and
  • Planning for the topics ahead.
  • After the above discussions we will have general discussion on other tech plus, for those interested, we will continue our one-on-one iPhone training sessions.
  • Remember to think about your $10 CCB 2019 membership fee.

 

Who Should Attend?

Any blind or low vision person who is interested in learning how assistive technologies can help them lead more independent lives.

 

For More Information contact:

Kim at gttprogram@gmail.com

Or (613) 567-0311

 

 

Reminder next GTT Ottawa Meeting: tonight October 17. 20 James street.

This is just a reminder that the next Ottawa in-person GTT meeting is tonight October 17, 2016. The time is 6-8 PM. Location 20 James street.
We will be talking all about accessible GPS. We will have a guest speaker from key2access and will also talk about Nearby Explorer, blind square, moovit and any other solutions you have and use.
If you have any questions, call or email Kim. 613-567-0311
Gttprogram@gmail.com

Just a reminder of GTT Ottawa evening meeting tonight September 19 from 6-8 PM brainstorming, IOS 10, and reps from Canadialog demonstrate 2 new products.

Hello everyone.
This is just a reminder of our GTT Ottawa meeting which will be held tonight September 19 from 6-8 PM at 20 James Street in Ottawa. We will be brainstorming topics of interest for upcoming meetings, we will talk about IOS 10, a student from Carleton is coming to talk about an app she is developing, and reps from Canadialog will be here with 2 new products.
Time:
6-8 PM
Location:
20 James street
Also, reminder of tech fair day at city hall tomorrow September 20 from 10-5 PM. We will have a GTT table. If anyone would like to help at the table for a little while, let me know.
For more information: Call Kim at 613-567-0311
Or email gttprogram@gmail.com

Next GTT Ottawa evening meeting is a brainstorming session on Monday September 19 from 6-8 PM at 20 James street.

Thanks to those of you who came to the GTT drop in sessions over the summer. It was fun to get together and talk technology. Also, just a reminder that every Thursday during the day, David Grene and Kim Kilpatrick are at 20 James street and are available to help you individually with your technology. We prefer to know in advance who is coming, what you are needing help with, and when approximately you will arrive.
Our first large GTT evening meeting in Ottawa will be our usual brainstorming meeting for the upcoming season.
Bring your topic ideas, your questions, your areas of expertise for presenting.
Meeting Date:
September 19 2016.
Location: 20 James Street Ottawa.
Time: 6 PM to 8 PM.
Thursday day time drop ins are at the same location.
For more information: contact Kim Kilpatrick at
613-567-0311
Or
gttprogram@gmail.com

Reminder next Ottawa GTT meeting is a drop in on Monday August 15 2016 from 6-8 PM at 20 James street

This is just a reminder that we are meeting for our Ottawa GTT drop in meeting tonight Monday August 15 from 6-8 PM at 20 James street. There will be no formal topic for the meeting although Kim will demonstrate and talk about a few new apps. Most of the meeting will be for people to get assistance or offer assistance to others. In September, we will have our first regular meeting of the season in which we brain storm for upcoming topic ideas. For more information, contact Kim at (613) 567-0311 Or gttprogram@gmail.com

Reminder next Ottawa evening GTT will take place on Monday August 15 from 6-8 PM

This is just a reminder of our next Ottawa GTT meeting which will take place on Monday August 15 from 6-8 PM at 20 James street.
Since we are still in summer time mode, we will be having an informal drop in with no specific topic.
Come and bring your questions and share your expertise.
Kim will talk briefly about the new app autour which she has tried.
For more information contact Kim at (613) 567-0311
Or
Gttprogram@gmail.com

Reminder: GTT Ottawa drop in and  demo of the orbit braille display MOnday July 18 from 6-8 PM 20 james Street

Hi everyone.I will have the orbit braille display at GTT Ottawa meeting tomorrow night. It should be ready to order in the fall.

I was an initial tester for it and really like it a lot.

We will also be facetiming in Diane Bergeron to talk more about its development and features.

GTT tomorrow night is also a drop in if you would like help with any devices.

Time:

6-8 PM

Location: 20 James street

For more information e-mail gttprogram@gmail.com

Thanks so much and hope to see some of you there.

I will also be at the james street office all day so if you can’t make it tomorrow night but want to see it, let me know.

Kim

 

Next Ottawa GTT meeting will be a drop in from 6-8 PM On Monday July 18 from 6-8 PM at 20 James street.

Our next Ottawa evening GTT meeting will take place on Monday July 18 from 6-8 PM at 20 James street.

As we did last summer, we will have informal drop in meetings in July and August.

Bring your questions, your new gadgets, and we will help with any of them and talk about the latest technology.

Location is 20 James street 

Time 6-8 PM

Date Monday July 18.

For more information call Kim at (613) 567-0311

Or e-mail

gttprogram@gmail.com

Also we are continuing with weekly day time GTT drop ins all summer on Thursdays between 9:30 AM and 2 PM.

We would appreciate hearing from you ahead of time so we know what you would like to work on.

Since there are two summer students with me this summer again, we can also arrange other drop in times but need to know when and what you would like to work on ahead of time so we can research it if needed.

Reminder next Ottawa GTT meeting tonight May 16 2016 all about emergency preparedness.

This is just a reminder that our next Ottawa evening GTT meeting will take place tonight Monday May 16 at the CCB national offices 20 James street from 6-8 PM. Our topic for the night is emergency preparedness. We will be joined by some volunteers from the city of Ottawa who will talk about this with us.
For more information contact Kim at (613) 567-0311
or
gttprogram@gmail.com

Next Ottawa evening GTT meeting will be on May 16 all about emergency preparedness.

Our next Ottawa evening GTT meeting will take place on Monday May 16 from 6-8 PM at the CCB national office 20 James street.

We will have guest speakers from the city of Ottawa who will be talking with us about emergency preparedness.

Do you have any tips about this?

How would our blindness or low vision effect this?

Bring your questions and thirst for knowledge.

For more information contact Kim at (613) 567-0311

or at gttprogram@gmail.com