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OIT Training Learn IT @ Lunch - Teaching & Learning with Virtual Reality: Learn About It & Experience It!

What is virtual reality? Imagine being able to travel underwater, into space, on the Amazon River, through a rainforest all without leaving your desk. Look up, look down, look behind you and the illusion of being immersed in the environment persists. See a humpback whale approach and hear her song as she approaches and swims away. Jump, startled, as a boa constrictor moves across your path through the forest.

OIT Training Learn IT @ Lunch - User Experience Design

User Experience (UX) Design is a hot topic right now as our digital space is evolving to a device-agnostic world. Even if you aren't sure what UX means, it undoubtably is incorporated into your daily life. Join us to get an overview of the components that make up the field of UX, and learn practical ways you can incorporate design theory into your life. This Lunch and Learn will include: overview of the concept of UX design, practical design theories to take with you, examples of user experience being applied at Duke, as well as, resources to learn more.

OIT Training Learn IT @ Lunch - Identity theft: Reduce your risk, protect yourself

Have you received a notice that your personal information was exposed in a data breach? More than 12 million Americans were victims of $16 billion worth of fraud in 2014, including some in the Duke community. Learn what you can do to keep your personal information secure and steps to take if your identity is stolen. Learn IT @ Lunch is designed to be an opportunity to learn about technology in a relaxed lunch environment. Each session includes a presentation followed by Q & A. No pre-registration is required. Seating is available on a first come, first served basis.

OIT Training Learn IT @ Lunch - 7 things IT security experts do to stay safe online

Security experts and non-experts take very different approaches to protecting themselves online, according to a recent study by Google researchers. Come learn the favorite techniques used by Duke's IT security professionals and how you can use those same techniques at work and at home to protect yourself and your information. Learn IT @ Lunch is designed to be an opportunity to learn about technology in a relaxed lunch environment. Each session includes a presentation followed by Q & A. No pre-registration is required. Seating is available on a first come, first served basis.

OIT Training Learn IT @ Lunch - Store it, Share it: File Collaboration and Storage at Duke

Duke offers several options for the storage and sharing of data. Box.com and OneDrive for Business are centrally-provided services endorsed by Duke University and Duke Medicine which can fill this gap. In this session for beginning users of cloud storage solutions, we'll discuss both services and best practices for using each. Learn IT @ Lunch is designed to be an opportunity to learn about technology in a relaxed lunch environment. Each session includes a presentation followed by Q & A. No pre-registration is required. Seating is available on a first come, first served basis.

Open House Studio Night at Innovation Studio

The Innovation Studio (run by OIT's Innovation Co-Lab) is a home for makers and creative thinkers at Duke. Our studio features many cutting edge technologies for digital modeling and fabrication, including 10 3d printers, a CNC router, a laser cutter, small electronics, and a variety of other tools. Come join us for an Open House at our space - we'll show off some of our equipment, give out some swag and some food, and hopefully get you thinking about what amazing things you can make here. All are welcome.

Digital Health: A View from the FDA

Bakul Patel is associate director for digital health, CDRH, Food and Drug Administration. He leads regulatory policy and scientific efforts at the Center with responsibilities for mobile health, health information technology, cyber security, medical devices and medical device software. Program Hosts: Murali Doraiswamy and Geoffrey Ginsburg, Duke Center for Applied Genomics and Precision Medicine and Duke Institute for Health Innovation.

iPhoneography - Hunting the Basic Elements of Composition with only an iPhone

This hands on session will include: an overview of some of photographys basic elements of composition, a short photo safari to hunt for examples of those elements using only an iPhone and sharing the trophies. Participants are encouraged to bring their own device to the session. Register online at: http://training.oit.duke.edu/reg

iPhoneography - The Basics of Shooting and Editing Photos with your iPhone

This hands on session will include: basic instructions and tips on using the iPhones native camera, a discussion of some of Michael's favorite apps for taking and editing photos, including Camera+ and Snapseed and a short photo walk to capture some images for editing. Participants are encouraged to bring their own device to the session and to consider downloading the Camera+ and Snapseed apps beforehand.

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