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WEEKLY SIG MEETING UPDATE 21 - 27 MARCH 2010
School of Arts
280 Pitt Street, Sydney
21 - 28 March 2010
Hello and Welcome,
Welcome to all of our new members and subscribers.
The request below from Mike is purely voluntary and will only take a couple of minutes to finish, I have completed the survey and it does not ask for any personnel information, and is very simple to complete:
"My name is Mike O'Flynn, I am a member and trainer with Avalon Computer Pals
I am involved in a research project to produce a Thesis for a mid year conference at Curtin University (WA). It looks at Australians over 50 use of the Internet. I would greatly appreciate if you can ask your students and friends who are over 50 and living in Australia if they would be so kind as to fill in the survey by left clicking on the hyper-link below. Thanks in advance. If you are over 50, I would also be delighted if you were to complete the survey! All data provided will remain private and anonymous. Curtin University Australian Seniors Internet Use Survey."
Tuesday 23 March - Main Meeting - 5.30pm - 8.30pm
My efforts this month in securing a presenter weren't successful, partly through leaving it a bit late, and partly through every company wishing to come next month. Next month we'll have two presentations and will be locked-in this week so there isn't a repeat, but there's still plenty of interesting stuff to talk about. That said I might still find a presenter on Monday, so we'll just have to wait and see.
In the event no presenter is forthcoming, we will do the following:
So - even though there's no official presenter as yet, we will still have an info-packed main meeting with a lot of interesting things to look at and talk about, and I've got a few gadgetry knick-knacks as prizes.
Friday 26 March - Digital Photography - P. Collard - 9.30am - 12.30pm
There will not be a Digital Photography SIG this month, as there are no rooms available.
As Peter will be on holidays in April, we have been given advanced notice that Roger Foulds will present the meeting and the topic will be "Using Aperture/Shutter Priority Modes".
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So until next week, health and happiness.
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Information for Members and Visitors:
Please note that all Meetings, except where specifically stated, are held on the
1st Floor, Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts, 280 Pitt Street, Sydney.