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.
PLEASE NOTE…..Enhanced security procedure in effect.
When you enter the waiting room before a meeting, please ensure that you give us a recognizable first and last 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.
CCB-GTT OPEN CHAT
Monday, August 17, 2020, 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific Time:
Host, Kim Kilpatrick
Open discussion plus: What tech do you use for work?
CCB-GTT RURAL AND NORTH CALL
Tuesday August 18, 2020, 7:00 PM Eastern/4:00 PM Pacific:
The topic will be learning how to use One Drive and Dropbox to store and share files. Your presenter will be Brian Bibeault. There will be lots of time for questions!
Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific:
Presenter, Gerry Chevalier
Topic, Using CELA library, part 2 of 2. This week focusing in on Newspapers and Magazines. Q&A to follow
CCB-GTT YOUTH ZOOM CALL
Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 2:00 PM Eastern/11:00 AM Pacific:
Host, Nolan Jenikov
GTT Weekly Youth Gathering Use this link to attend, provided you’re between the ages of 16 and 25ish.
(NOTE) The meeting credentials are different for this meeting, preregistration required. For more info contact David Green at email@example.com.
CCB-GTT ALL ABOUT ANDROID
Wednesday, August 19, 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 TORONTO CALL
Thursday, August 20, 2020, 6:00 PM Eastern/3:00 PM Pacific:
This month, GTT creator, Kim Kilpatrick, David Green, CCB’s national GTT tech advisor, and CCB Member Debbie Eva Williams will be presenting the Apple Watch, a wearable world on your wrist! You can use it for time, apple pay, transit app, messages, calendar, texting, and more!
(NOTE) The meeting credentials are different for this meeting, To get the call in information please e-mail Gtt.email@example.com
CCB-GTT OPEN CHAT
Friday, August 21, 2020, 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific Time:
host, David Green,
Open discussion, Tech and/or other, Come join the community!
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
David Green, CCB GTT Accessibility Trainer
1-877-304-0968 Ext 513
Corry Stuive, CCB National Program Coordinator
1-877-304-0968 Ext 550