SocialTechCampToronto

Saturday, October 23, 2010 - 13:00 to 21:00

Description: There are a number of Social Technology projects underway in the

Greater Toronto Area as well as a number of individuals who are working on international Social Technology projects.  All of these projects have an Open Source component.  In conjunction with Open Source Week Toronto, we will hold an event which will enable dialogue

and collaboration between projects and individuals.

 

Format: Presentations 9 am-12:30 pm, Breakout groups 1:30 to 5:00 p.m. The Breakout groups will be formed in a BarCamp style "unconference" where the topics are determined by the people present. 

 

For the unconference, we welcome any proposals on the following topics and related topics:

1) Providing computers to nonprofits

2) Setting up computer centres in low income apartment complexes

3) Providing Linux Ubuntu desktops and training to individuals

4) Public access hot spots in public spaces such as parks

5) Free wireless networks

6) International projects such as the World Computer Exchange, and One

Laptop Per Child.

7) Design for people with disabilities

 

Add your topics at:

http://barcamp.org/w/page/SocialTechCampToronto

 

Please register at:

http://stcu.freegeektoronto.org/

This is a free event!

OISE (Ontario Institute Studies Education)
252 Bloor Street West 7th Floor
M5S 1V6 Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 40' 4.4004" N, 79° 23' 54.1392" W
Ontario CA
Ushnish Sengupta

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