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Community meeting/workshop schedule

Every Wednesday at 2:30 PM ET, folks from the IDRC, Fluid community, and others get together to learn and chat about some introductory topics as a form of knowledge sharing. Users who are remote typically join via Vidyo.

To join the conversation please login to our Vidyo conference in the fluid_standup room. You may need to install the Vidyo app on your computer or portable device before joining.

Upcoming

Topic

Facilitator

Date

Links / Notes
Cancelled January 6 
TBAVivian VimarlundJanuary 13 
GSoC 2016 project brainstormingJustinJanuary 20

 

Communication in Open Source CommunitiesJustin / MichelleJanuary 27 
Case Studies of User Creativity in Computing: Super Mario MakerSimonFebruary 3 
TBA: Codesign?ColinFebruary 10 
IDRC Web Site DesignMichelleFeb 17 

Suggested Future topics

Topic

Facilitator

Agile development: planning

Michelle
Assistive Technology demos from actual usersGuest?
Teacher to talk about education plans (EP)Guest?
Students with learning disabilities to talk about their experiencesGuest?
People working with students on mindfulness and mental healthGuest?
Talk to people who teach children to programGuest?
Someone from able gamers to talk about how people with various disabilities interact with gamesGuest?
People working with young adults with autismGuest?
Rose? How people engage in social connections and relationshipsGuest?
Empathy Toy 
Engage with OCAD students to talk about their projects and/or areas of study. ( MDes and others)Guest?
Introduction on Design PrinciplesDesign Team
Introduction to ProgrammingAlan
Music TherapyTheresa
Someone who has developed software for older adults

Guest?

Someone who works with brain sensing techGuest?

Someone to talk about entrepreneurs ship and marketing ( how to reach people to use our software and services e.g. P4A, Outside-in, hack-a-thons, etc.)

Guest?
Latest A11y models and principles to follow, and language to use ( e.g. things that the MDes students are taught )Jutta?
Accessibility in the Toronto Public LibraryGuest?

Case Studies of User Creativity in Computing (Monthly)

  • Minecraft (led by: Michelle and other)
  • Self (led by: Antranig / TBA)
  • Logo (led by: Antranig and Michelle)
  • Sound Shapes ( Shaw Han??? )
  • IFTT (Jon)
  • etc
 
Search engine optimization (e.g. to help improve searching for our content, websites, and etc.)Guest?
Offsite Visit: LocationTopicContact
Mozilla  
BluedotDesign practices and considerations 
STEAMLabs  
Underground Hack Lab?  
Blooorview Research Institute  
IDI Partners (e.g. UofT, Ryerson, etc)  
Toronto Rehabilitation Institute

 

 
KidsLearningCode/GirlsLearningCodeTeaching children to programKathryn Barrett
Centre for Social InnovationEntrepreneurship and marketingAdil Dhalla
Cognitive Aging Lab (Ryerson)Designing for older adults ( ? )Sara Gallant
Challenges / Hack Session / WorkshopFacilitator
  

 

 


Past

Workshops from previous years can be seen on the Previous Community Workshop Topics page.

Topic

Facilitator

Date

Links / Notes

    

 

 

Check out the Meetings page for more reoccurring events.

Check out the Collaborate page for more ways to get involved!

 

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