Learn IT @ Lunch

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The Learn IT @ Lunch series runs during the fall and spring academic semesters. It is designed to be an opportunity to learn about technology in a relaxed lunch environment.

  • Each session includes a presentation followed by a Q&A period.
  • All Duke students, staff and faculty are welcome to participate.
  • No pre-registration is required for our Learn IT @ Lunch series.
  • Seating is available on a first come, first served basis.
  • Lunch is not provided. Feel free to bring a brown bag lunch.

Spring 2016 Seminar Schedule

January

Topic: Design Cool Digital Signs & Promote Campus-wide through DukeFlyer 
Presenters:  Teresa Jennings - OIT Media Technologies & Barbara Puccio - Duke Web Services

Date: Wednesday, January 20
Time: noon - 1:00 p.m. 
Location:  Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room (first floor)

Topic: 3D Printing & Digital Fabrication
Presenter: Chip Bobbert - Duke OIT Labs

Date: Wednesday, January 27
Time: noon - 1:30 p.m. (NOTE: Extended session time with optional tour of Duke Innovation Studio 1:00-1:30 p.m)
Location:  119 Telecommunications Bldg. (enter through front of bldg. ramp, go through doors, turn right and continue to end of hallway)

February

Topic: Link Equipment Road Show
Presenters: Erik Piper - Link Team Lead w/ Link staff

Date: Wednesday, February 10
Time: noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room (first floor)

Topic: Is Technology Good for the Environment?
Presenters: Casey Roe, Assistant Director - Sustainable Duke & Amanda Starling Gould, PhD Candidate in Literature

Date: Wednesday, Feburary 24
Time: noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room (first floor)

March

Topic: Identity theft: Reduce your risk, protect yourself
Presenter: John Straffin - IT Security Office

NOTE: This is a repeat of the session offered during the Fall 2015 semester.

Date: Wednesday, March 9
Time: noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room (first floor)

Topic: 7 Habits of Highly Productive People at Duke
Panelists: Emily Daly - Duke Libraries, Matt Royal - OIT, John Shelton - Fuqua & Debrah Suggs - OIT

Date: Wednesday, March 23
Time: noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room (first floor)

April

Topic: Technology While Traveling
Presenter: Kevin Davis, program director - Global Technology Services (OIT)

Date: Wednesday, April 6
Time: noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room (first floor)

May

Topic: The Power of Jabber
Presenter: Joseph Lopez, Asst. IT Director (OIT)

Date: Wednesday, May 18
Time: noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room (first floor)

Stay connected

Vist our WordPress site http://sites.duke.edu/training/ to stay up to date with upcoming sessions and followup materials and/or recordings from past sessions.

Parking Information

Seminar participants are responsible for their own parking. We do not validate parking or provide free spaces.  All questions regarding parking on Duke campus should be directed to Duke Parking & Transportation Services Phone: (919) 684-PARK (7275). OIT cannot assume responsibility for any parking violations/parking tickets.