Bits and Bytes Computer Club

 

MONTHLY SPEAKER MEETING

Held the 3rd Wednesday of each month except July and August.
Learn about various topics, including computer upgrades, software demonstrations, internet seminars, what's new in technology and more.
A valid Kitchener Group Card is required to attend in person meetings. Kitchener Group Cards are now on sale by phone or in person at any Kitchener Community Centre. They are good for unlimited visits for groups at any City of Kitchener Community Centre.

TIME Wednesday, January 18, 2023   9:30 am - 11:30 am
PLACE Via ZOOM. Members will receive a link
SPEAKER Tim Burrows, board member of the Electric Vehicle Society
TOPIC Should Your Next Car Be Electric?

Tim BurrowsTim has owned and driven battery-electric cars for the past 9 years and has logged over 300,000 kilometres without the need for gasoline or diesel fuel. He now enjoys sharing his EV experience with others and breaks down many myths and misconceptions about electric vehicle ownership.

In his talk, Tim explains why we've reached a 'tipping point' where electric cars are replacing those powered by gasoline. Tim also touches on the state of self driving technology and what autonomous cars could mean for the future.


Do you have topics you'd like discussed or questions you'd like answered at a future meeting?
E-mail questions to: bitsbytes35@gmail.com

Listed below are notes and presentations as provided to our club by guest speakers.

2023 Presentation Notes

Tim Burrows, January 18:
Electric Vehicle Society of Canada includes links to webinars

2022 Presentation Notes

Stephanie Senecal, December 14:
Seniors Fraud Prevention Information and Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre

Saba Oji, September 22:
Smart Waterloo Region Innovation Lab Projects and Smart Waterloo Region Innovation Lab Website

Dr. Josephine McMurray, May 18:
Long Term Care Research

Andy Donald, April 12:
Medication Overuse

 

2021 Presentations Notes

Ron Baer, November 17:
Google Office Apps

Detective Constable Dan Cimermancic, October 20:
Fraud and Scam Prevention

Cat Coode, September 15:
Privacy Check List and Fraud and Scam Terminology

Nicole Amaral, May 19:
Setup and Support to Customize MyKitchener Website

Susan Watt, April 21:
Facebook - Fact and Fiction

Dr. Kelly Grindrod, February 17:
COVID 19 Vaccines and Related Information

Peter Rasberry, January 20:
Nature Photography