Are you an older adult already enjoying the benefits of staying socially engaged because of the Internet? Now is your chance to learn the latest Internet trends so that you don’t get left behind. We are offering a day of FREE workshops and everyone attending the event will be offered for FREE, up to one hour of online technical support within the 60-days following the event. Those wanting the FREE support will be required to install Skype (or other screen sharing software as requested by the Consultant) on their devices for the purpose of screen sharing.  Please bring your Internet device with you to work with.

 

Our event is planned for:

Sunday September 10, 2017 – 9:00 am to 4:45 pm

 

We are hosting our event at:

Memory &  Company
100 Renfrew Drive
Suite 110
Markham, Ontario

You are welcomed to stay for all or part of the day, whatever meets your schedule.  Please bring your own device that you use to connect to the Internet.

Here is the agenda for the day.

9:00 to 9:15 Welcome & Introduction
9:15 to 10:15 Overview – What Does It Take?

  • The Device, The Network, The Cloud
10:15 to 11:15 The Hardware – How Do We Get There?

  • The PC, The Smartphone, The Tablet
11:15 to 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 to 12:30 App Worlds – The World at Your Fingertips

  • Windows, Mac OS, iOS, Android
  • Artificial Intelligence
12:30 to 1:15 Light lunch will be served
1:15 to 2:15 Keeping It Private and Secure
2:15 to 3:15 Personal Communications

  • Social Networking – Direct, Shared
  • Messaging: Beyond the Basic Phone Call
  • Text, Voice, Video, Collaboration and More
  • Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
3:15 to 3:30 Coffee Break
3:30 to 4:30 Summary and Future Trends
4:30 to 4:45 Wrap Up

About our workshop instructor: Jim Courtney
Jim is an author, blogger, writer, consultant and experienced technologist whose diverse career path has evolved from scientist/engineer to senior technology business executive into becoming a social networking pundit.
For the past ten years his passion has been writing about user experiences, especially with Internet-based chat, voice and video communications offerings (can you say Skype?), smartphones and social networking. Complementing this is a recently published book on using Skype.

 

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RSVP and questions:
This is a wonderful FREE opportunity to join with your peers and learn the latest trends about staying current and socially connected via the Internet.
For questions or to register call 905 939 2931

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