Perth Tech Tuesday

Details

Date 10 Mar 2020

Time 10:30 AM

Contact

Address Level 1, Unit 2/3 Rosslyn Street, West Leederville , WA

Phone (08) 6246 4505

Email perth@visionaustralia.org

Overview

Learn how the latest adaptive technology can make day to day tasks easier for people with vision loss.

Join the Vision Australia Perth team for Tech Tuesday to meet technology experts and have the opportunity to experience the latest in adaptive technology.

Upcoming Tech Tuesday Topics

March 10, 2020: Editing text

Following on from Februarys Tech Tuesday this session will cover basic text editing skills including how to select text, bold or underline text, copy and paste on an iOS device.

This is an intermediate level session and users will need to know how to navigate their screen and input text before attending.

Please contact Vision Australia on 62464505 or perth@visionaustralia.org if you require further training to attend this session. Please note one on one or small group sessions will be billed accordingly.

April 14, 2020: Using Iphone Cameras

This session will focus on using iphone cameras through the Seeing AI app.

At the end of this session users should be able to use their iphone to read paper documents and identify products.

This is a beginner level session and users will need to know how to navigate their screen prior to attending.

Prior to attending please ensure attendees have Seeing AI installed on their device.

May 12, 2020: Navigation Apps

This session will look at navigation using both the Blind Square and Soundscape apps.

It will also explore public transport using Transperth, Move It and Should I Run apps.

This is an intermediate level session and users will need to know how to navigate their screen and input text before attending.

Prior to attending please ensure attendees have Blind Square and Sound Scape installed on their device.

Please contact Vision Australia on 62464505 or perth@visionaustralia.org if you require further training to attend this session. Please note one on one or small group sessions will be billed accordingly.

June 9, 2020: Email

This session will look at emails and cover writing an email to a new contact, replying to emails and adding attachments. It will also cover searching for emails and deleting emails.

This is an advanced session and attendees will need to know how to navigate their screen and input text before attending, as well as edit text and have sound knowledge of rotor.

Please contact Vision Australia on 62464505 or perth@visionaustralia.org if you require further training to attend this session. Please note one on one or small group sessions will be billed accordingly.

July 14, 2020 Facebook

This session will explore using facebook. Attendees will learn how to navigate a news feed, update user settings, know how to interact with posts and post content.

This is an advanced session and attendees will need to know how to navigate their screen and input text before attending, as well as edit text and have sound knowledge of rotor.

Please contact Vision Australia on 62464505 or perth@visionaustralia.org if you require further training to attend this session. Please note one on one or small group sessions will be billed accordingly.

Date: Tech Tuesdays will run the second Tuesday of every month.

Time: 10:30am to 12:30pm

Light refreshments will be served

Venue: Vision Australia Office, Level 1, Unit 2/3 Rosslyn Street, West Leederville. If you need assistance from the West Leederville train station please advise when you RSVP.

Spaces are limited please RSVP for each month you wish to attend, by Wednesday week prior to Tech Tuesday email: perth@visionaustralia.org or phone: 08 6246 4505