CTI-Lab

Activities

Workshop “Python Tutorial”

Workshop organized by Trevor Delay (Ph.D Student) Date: October 9, 2020 (9am-11:30am) – 2 hours Title: Python Tutorial: Collecting Twitter Data and analyzing Sentiment and Emotions using APIs. Description: This workshop will provide a beginner level, hands-on tutorial for setting up a twitter listener in python through the Twitter Streaming API.  In[…]

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Social Robots in Health Care

Date: Sept 23 2020 (12am-1pm) Speaker: Catarina Silva (MA Student in Communication) Title: Exploring the social and communicative conditions for the acceptability of social robots in health care. Abstract: Recent research indicates an increased interest in understanding the social acceptability of social robots, one of the most discussed uses of[…]

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Workshops “Studying technology use as social practice”

March, 11th 2020 – 2pm-4pm (LMX 262) February, 12th 2020 – 2pm-4pm (FTX 413) Unboxing apps: The walkthrough method as a step-by-step app analysis Workshop presented by Stefanie Duguay, Assistant Professor, Department of Communication Studies, Concordia University. Software applications (apps) are the site of significant sociocultural and economic transformations across[…]

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Workshops “Beyond the discourses” (Fall Session 2019)

The CTI-Lab organizes a series of conversation on the social acceptability of eHealth and Artificial Intelligence. Several questions will be addressed, such as: What AI-based technologies are perceived as socially acceptable by physicians? What wearable technologies do patients living with Parkinson’s disease consider socially acceptable? This workshop series brings together academics and[…]

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Communication Hackathon (Fall 2018)

This project involved students from the University of Ottawa to help one of our Community Partner – Centre Psychosocial d’Ottawa – to improve external communication. The objective of a one-day Hackathon was to co-design a communication strategy involving the design of a website. The students have co-designed interactive wireframes to respond to[…]

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LabOthon

The CTI-Lab organizes its first LabOthon of the year. Come and take up the following challenge: What communication strategy to promote the Religious Studies (SRS) courses on campus? A unique opportunity to put your knowledge into practice! When Wednesday, 10 October 2018 – 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Location Where:[…]

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Civic Tech Meet-ups

Four Ottawa Civic Tech (YOWCT) meet-ups were hosted on the University of Ottawa campus during October 2017. Ottawa Civic Tech is a community of citizens from diverse sectors and experiences who are interested in better understanding our complex social and civic challenges and building solutions at the intersection of technology,[…]

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