Note:
MC - Mathematics & Computing building
DC - Davis Center
QNC - Quantum Nano Center

December 2013

Date Location Topic Speaker(s) Contact Status
Dec 6 MC 2009
9:00 am

Microsoft Lync 2013

Paul Dietrich Pat Lafranier confirmed
Dec 13

MC 2009
9:00 am

Linked Library Data

Alison Hitchens

Charles Woods confirmed
Dec 20 MC 2009
9:00 am

No seminar

 

November 2013

Date Location Topic Speaker(s) Contact Status
Nov 1 MC 2009
9:00 am

Campus Wellness

Mark Beadle

Bob Hicks confirmed
Nov 8 MC 2009
9:00 am

Web Conferencing with Adobe Connect

Koorus Bookan

Andrea Chappell

confirmed
Nov 15 MC 2009
9:00 am

Communicating with Students

Jude Doble

Pat Lafranier confirmed
Nov 22

MC 2009
9:00 am

IT Committee Updates:
Web Advisory Committee (WAC)
FACCUS

Terry Stewart
Lisa Tomalty

Pat Lafranier confirmed
Nov 29 MC 2009
9:00 am
Student Printing Pilot Donald Duff-McCracken
Randy Dauphin
Bill Baer
Lowell Williamson
Bob Hicks confirmed

October 2013

Date Location Topic Speaker(s) Contact Status
Oct 4 MC 2009
9:00 am

Project Updates: Request Tracker (RT4); IT Best Practices; SharePoint Server 2013

Lisa Tomalty
Stephen Markan

Bob Hicks confirmed
Oct 11

MC 2009
9:00 am

Project Updates:

Investigation into the Potential Use of Cloud-email Services for Undergraduate Students

Student Portal

Bruce Campbell
Pavol Chvala
Kris Olafson

Bob Hicks confirmed
Thurs
Oct 17
DC 1302
10:00 am

Information System & Technology (IST) Organize for Success Update for Campus

Dave Wallace Bob Hicks confirmed
Oct 25 MC 2009
9:00 am
Ruby on Rails App Development

James McCarthy
Colin McIntyre

Donald Duff McCracken confirmed

September 2013

Date Location Topic Speaker(s) Contact Status
Sep 6 MC 2009
9:00 am

Net-ID

Patrick Matlock

Jason Testart confirmed
Sep 13 MC 2009
9:00 am

Career Advice Services (15 minutes)
35 Years in IT at uWaterloo

Rebecca Burwell
Bob Hicks

Sandra Laughlin

confirmed

Sep 20 MC 2009
9:00 am

IT Strategic Plan Update

Andrea Chappell

Andrea Chappell confirmed
Sep 27

MC 2009
9:00 am

IST Communications Plan

Natasha Jennings

Pat Lafranier confirmed

June 2013

Date Location Topic Speaker(s) Contact Status
June 7 MC 2009
9:00 am

Conference Highlights: DrupalCon; Accessibility Conference

Tyler Struyk
Lily Yan
Liam Morland
Heather Wey

Bob Hicks confirmed
June 14

MC 2009
9:00 am

Using a Crisis to Update Your Communication Plan

Daspina Fefekos
Andrea Chappell
Natasha Jennings

Andrea Chappell confirmed
June 21 MC 2009
9:00 am

Canheit Highlights

Canheit Attendees Bob Hicks confirmed
June 28 MC 2009
9:00 am
No Seminar      

May 2013

Date Location Topic Speaker(s) Contact Status
May 3 MC 2009
9:00 am

Student Technology Advisory Committee (STAC)

Bud Walker

Bob Hicks confirmed
May 10 MC 2009
9:00 am

Transforming IT Operations: A Survey of Effective Practices

Shawn Winnington-Ball

Giles Malet

confirmed

May 17 MC 2009
9:00 am

Student Portal Project

Webcast

Kris Olafson
Pavol Chvala
Giles Malet

Bob Hicks confirmed
May 24

MC 2009
9:00 am

IT Strategic Plan

Webcast 

Andrea Chappell

Andrea Chappell confirmed
May 31 MC 2009
9:00 am
The Value of Enterprise Architecture at uWaterloo Connie van Oostveen
Pascal Calarco
Kevin Funston confirmed

April 2013

Date Location Topic Speaker(s) Contact Status
Apr 5 MC 2009
9:00 am

Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V)

John Mayall

Bob Hicks confirmed
Apr 12

MC 2009
10:00 am

The Art of Plain Language

Ron Champion

Bob Hicks confirmed
Apr 19 MC 2009
9:00 am

No Seminar

     
Apr 26 MC 2009
9:00 am
Social Media Risks Conference Report Jonathan Woodcock
Aaron Miller
Bob Hicks confirmed

March 2013

Date Location Topic Speaker(s) Contact Status
Mar 1 MC 2009
9:00 am

ITSAM I am: Campus-wide Service and Asset Management project

Lisa Tomalty
Dawn Keenan

Bob Hicks confirmed
Mar 8 MC 2009
9:00 am

WatApp

Webcast

Charles Clarke

Lawrence Folland

confirmed

Mar 8 DC 1302
10:30 am
BlackBerry 10 BlackBerry Bob Hicks confirmed
Mar 15

MC 2009
9:00 am

Postsecondary Electronic Standards Council, Quest and Open Data

Webcast

Dorothy Chapman

Kevin Funston confirmed
Mar 22 MC 2009
9:00 am

Windows Server 2012 Overview

Webcast

Greg Parks Bob Hicks confirmed
Mar 29 MC 2009
9:00 am
No Seminar - Good Friday      

February 2013

Date Location Topic Speaker(s) Contact Status
Feb 1 QNC 1201
9:00 am

Tour of the Lazaridis Quantum-Nano Centre (QNC)

Tobi Day-Hamilton

Bob Hicks confirmed
Feb 8

DC 1302
9:00 am

BlackBerry 10

BlackBerry

Bob Hicks confirmed
Feb 15 MC 2009
9:00 am

Wireless on campus, basic information, upgrades, and dealing with rogue

Matt Verlis
Steve Bourque
Bob Hicks confirmed
Feb 22 MC 2009
9:00 am
Scheduling, Timetabling and Examinations Project (STEP) Mark Walker Kevin Funston confirmed

January 2013

Date Location Topic Speaker(s) Contact Status
Jan 11 MC 2009
9:00 am

Windows 8: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Peter Schepers

Bob Hicks confirmed
Jan 18 MC 2009
9:00 am

Sex in the Snow II - Copyright, Canada & IT

Mark Haslett

Andrea Chappell

confirmed

Jan 25

MC 2009
9:00 am

Microsoft System Centre Configuration Manager

John Mayall
Mike Cocker

Kevin Funston confirmed