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Windsor and the Post-Pandemic Healthy City: A Community Conversation

On June 26, 2020, Windsor Law Centre for Cities brought together 14 speakers to start a community conversation on “Windsor and the Post-Pandemic Healthy City” in which I participated as moderator

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Safer Communities in a ‘Smart Tech’ World

Co-organizer of a speaking event on Jan 22. 2020 called “Safer Communities in a ‘Smart Tech’ World” exploring the legal, public policy, criminology, and digital technology issues raised by Amazon Ring.  

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some thoughts

I contributed PUBLIC DATA BELONGS IN THE PUBLIC LIBRARY to somethoughts.org.

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“Space and Place” panelist, DIY Urbanism Symposium

I was invited to be a part of the ‘Space and Place’ panel for VABE’s DIY Urbanism Symposium.

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Library of (Punch) Cards

I have a collection of library punch cards at libraryofcards.com.

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Smart City guest panelist

On August 21, 2019 I was a guest panelist on the podcast Rose City Politics for an episode about smart cities called “Sidewalks and Monorails“

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Data Carpentry Instructor

As a certified instructor in Data Carpentry, I co-taught two lessons on R at the Agriculture Canada’s Harrow R&D Centre on June 27 & 28, 2019.

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University of Winds

Since November of 2016, I have sent out three links to wonderful and thought-provoking things in the world every Saturday morning via my newsletter called University of Winds.

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NationBuilder manager

For the 2018 Municipal Election in Windsor, Ontario, volunteered for the Vote Holt campaign by helping set up and maintain Chris Holt’s Nation Builder website.

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2017 TPL Invited speaker

November 24, 2017, I spoke to librarians of the TPL as part of a speakers series. My talk was called “From the Vertical File to Wikipedia” but it should have been called “From the Vertical File to The Smart City”

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