Re: [change] [TIER] Tech, telecom giants take sides as FCC proposes large public WiFi networks

2013-02-05 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
I don't think anyone's talking about mesh networks, are we? As far as wifi vs cell networks, that's a huge discussion. The biggest issues are ones of range and quality of service; cell networks are designed to go kilometers and provide basic guarantees for voice bandwidth. Wifi networks are not.

[change] Business Development Fellowships

2016-05-26 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
A friend of mine is offering business development fellowships in partnership with some community based organizations in Uganda. If any of these interest you, please reach out via the information in the link. http://www.idealist.org/step/discover/share/jr/view/volop/42W9xbHB7ssP/

[change] Fwd: Global mHealth Research Training Institute- Apply Now!

2016-01-26 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message -- From: James Fogarty <jfoga...@cs.washington.edu> Date: Mon, Jan 25, 2016 at 1:11 PM Subject: Fwd: Global mHealth Research Training Institute- Apply Now! To: Kurtis Heimerl <kheim...@cs.washington.edu>, Richard Anderson < ander...@cs

[change] Fwd: CfP: HCI Across Borders Symposium at CHI 2017

2017-02-10 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message -- From: Neha Kumar Date: Fri, Feb 10, 2017 at 4:30 PM Subject: CfP: HCI Across Borders Symposium at CHI 2017 To: "Kumar, Neha" Please share widely. Apologies for cross-posting! --- *Call for Proposals* HCI

[change] Course Announcement: CSE599 Information and Communication Technology and Developement (ICTD)

2016-09-13 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
Instructor: Kurtis Heimerl TA: Aditya Vashistha Time: MW 1:30-2:50 Location: MGH 082A Credits: 4 Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) are having enormous impact on the livelihoods of the world, from tech workers taking Uber to work, to farmers using online forums to share best

[change] Steve Song Roundtable Discussion Friday @ 1:30

2016-10-26 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
Hi All, Steve Song, founder of Village Telco, a social enterprise that builds low-cost WiFi mesh VoIP technologies to deliver affordable voice and Internet in underserviced areas, and passionate advocate for cheaper, more pervasive access to communication infrastructure in Africa, will be at UW

Re: [change] Steve Song Roundtable Discussion Friday @ 1:30

2016-10-27 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
Hi All, Brief update: Some members of the Botswana Government (including regulators and the University of Botswana) and Vulcan's philanthropic team will be attending as well. Please come and ask about working on connectivity in the Sub-Saharan context. On Wed, Oct 26, 2016 at 11:58 AM, Kurtis

[change] Location Change! Steve Song Roundtable Discussion Friday @ 1:30 in Gates Commons.

2016-10-28 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
This has been moved to the Gates Commons at 1:30. See you all there! On Thu, Oct 27, 2016 at 3:13 PM, Kurtis Heimerl <kheim...@cs.washington.edu> wrote: > Hi All, > > Brief update: Some members of the Botswana Government (including > regulators and the University of Bots

[change] CommunityCellularManager Open Source Release

2016-11-18 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
Apologizes for cross posting. CommunityCellularManager, Facebook's open source suite for distributed management of community-led cellular networks (using their OpenCellular platform) was released recently. The general idea is to provide a cloud suite of tools and technologies to simplify the

Re: [change] ICTD Class Poster Session Wednesday 1-2:30 Atrium

2016-12-14 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
Hey all, Just a reminder this is happening in *1 Hour* ! As another incentive, here are the list of projects from the class for this quarter: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1OLxTah5hOODe7d1chxClhlgmPXuOmEHG4Pbgx_ZMDe0/edit?usp=sharing On Sun, Dec 11, 2016 at 10:51 PM, Kurtis Heimerl

[change] Fwd: Re: [gaia] Seeking Postdoc for UCT Centre in ICT4D

2017-07-21 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
mobile -- Forwarded message -- From: "Jane Coffin" Date: Jul 21, 2017 6:35 PM Subject: Re: [gaia] Seeking Postdoc for UCT Centre in ICT4D To: "TIER" , "hc...@googlegroups.com" < hc...@googlegroups.com>, "ictdevers"

[change] Fwd: LIMITS Workshop, Call for Papers

2017-10-31 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
ersity, o.ba...@lancaster.ac.uk Eli Blevis, Indiana University, eble...@indiana.edu Jay Chen, NYU, jay.c...@nyu.edu (co-chair) Steve Easterbrook, University of Toronto, s...@cs.toronto.edu Elina Eriksson, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, el...@kth.se Kurtis Heimerl, University of Washington, kheim...@cs.washing

[change] ACM COMPASS 2018 CALL FOR PARTICIPATION AND POSTERS

2018-05-07 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
The first annual ACM SIGCAS Conference on Computing and Sustainable Societies (COMPASS 2018) invites you to join us at at Facebook (Menlo Park, CA) and The Tech Museum of Innovation (San Jose, CA) from June 20th to June 22nd, 2018. The first day of the conference will be at The Tech Museum, and

[change] UW ICTD Blog

2018-06-13 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
Hi All, Just wanted to announce we've started a blog for UW ICTD CSE projects located here: https://medium.com/uw-ictd It already has some musings from Spencer and me and a post on our recent experiments with FreeBasics. Hoping that it stimulates some discussion. Thanks! -- Public Key:

[change] Fwd: [Researchers] UW Workshop on FHIR

2018-09-05 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message - From: James Fogarty Date: Wed, Sep 5, 2018 at 12:51 PM Subject: [Researchers] UW Workshop on FHIR To: Researchers , dub If you're interested in electronic health records, then you might have heard about FHIR, an emerging approach to data interoperability.

[change] Fwd: [Researchers] Talk Monday at 4 by Sriram Rajamani, Microsoft Research India - CSE 305

2018-03-12 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message -- From: Ed Lazowska Date: Sat, Mar 10, 2018 at 2:05 PM Subject: [Researchers] Talk Monday at 4 by Sriram Rajamani, Microsoft Research India - CSE 305 To: Researchers On Monday at 4 p.m. in CSE 305,

[change] Fwd: ICT4S'18 Call for Participation

2018-04-17 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message -- From: Syed Ishtiaque Ahmed Date: Mon, Apr 16, 2018 at 7:35 PM Subject: ICT4S'18 Call for Participation To: chi-announceme...@listserv.acm.org, yrictd , hc...@googlegroups.com Call for participation ICT4S

[change] ACM COMPASS 2018 Call for Notes and Work-in-progress Posters: March 30th, 2018

2018-03-04 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
The Notes and Posters Chairs (Kurtis Heimerl, University of Washington and Nithya Sambasivan, Google) invite you to submit your more compact research to the ACM COMPASS notes and work-in-progress posters tracks this March. ACM COMPASS is a broad, interdisciplinary conference focused on research

[change] Fifth Workshop on Computing within LIMITS

2018-11-02 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
Call for Papers LIMITS 2019 Fifth Workshop on Computing within LIMITS June 10-11, 2018 Lappeenranta, Finland http://computingwithinlimits.org/2019/ The ACM LIMITS workshop aims to foster discussion on the impact of present and future ecological, material, energetic, and

[change] University of Washington’s Allen School Seeking new PhD Students for Research in Universal Internet Access and Community Networking

2018-11-18 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
://ictd.cs.washington.edu/) is seeking qualified students, both from the US and abroad, with an interest in universal internet access and community networking to apply to the PhD program in computer networking. The ICTD group, led by Professors Kurtis Heimerl and Richard Anderson, has long worked

[change] Fwd: CFP: ACM SIGCAS Conference on Computing and Sustainable Societies (COMPASS) --- July 3 – 5, 2019 --- Accra, Ghana

2019-01-06 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message - From: Jay Chen Date: Sun, Jan 6, 2019 at 9:22 AM Subject: CFP: ACM SIGCAS Conference on Computing and Sustainable Societies (COMPASS) --- July 3 – 5, 2019 --- Accra, Ghana To: Undisclosed recipients ***Apologies for cross-posting*** Computing and

[change] Fwd: [TIER] SIGCHI Summer School on Expanding the Horizons of Human-Centered AI (July 24-27, 2019)

2019-06-02 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
mobile -- Forwarded message - From: Neha Kumar Date: Sun, Jun 2, 2019, 10:40 AM Subject: [TIER] SIGCHI Summer School on Expanding the Horizons of Human-Centered AI (July 24-27, 2019) To: Dear friends, followers, and skeptics of Human-Centered AI, We invite you to apply to our

[change] Fwd: Re Postdoc/Research Associate Opportunity at the CTIC at Penn

2019-09-04 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message - From: Muge Haseki Date: Wed, Aug 28, 2019 at 1:03 PM Subject: Postdoc/Research Associate Opportunity at the Center for Technology, Innovation, and Competition at Penn The Center for Technology, Innovation and Competition at the University of Pennsylvania

[change] Talk: Thursday 12pm@CSE203: Revi Sterling - USAID: How Technologists Fail Women… And how to more effectively address the gender digital divide

2019-10-01 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
Revi Sterling will be speaking at our moved change seminar and lunch this Thursday at noon in CSE 203. Revi is currently the Director of the USAID W-GDP WomenConnect Challenge and has a long history or ICTD work at MSR India, Colorado, and other places. Please reach out if you'd like to chat with

[change] Fwd: ICTD 2020 paper submission deadline approaching!

2019-12-16 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
mobile -- Forwarded message - From: Nicki Dell Date: Mon, Dec 16, 2019, 5:04 AM Subject: ICTD 2020 paper submission deadline approaching! To: YRICTD Final push! Full paper submissions for ICTD 2020 are due in five days, Dec 20 2019, 8pm Anywhere on Earth. We look forward to

Re: [change] Talk: Thursday 12pm@CSE203: Revi Sterling - USAID: How Technologists Fail Women… And how to more effectively address the gender digital divide

2019-10-03 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
Reminder, this is happening today at CSE203 at Noon. Salads will be served! On Mon, Sep 30, 2019 at 11:28 PM Kurtis Heimerl wrote: > Revi Sterling will be speaking at our moved change seminar and lunch this > Thursday at noon in CSE 203. Revi is currently the Director of the USAID &

[change] Fwd: [liberationtech] [Job] Senior DevOps Engineer @ Freedom of the Press Foundation

2019-10-11 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message - From: Erik Moeller Date: Fri, Oct 11, 2019 at 4:03 PM Subject: [liberationtech] [Job] Senior DevOps Engineer @ Freedom of the Press Foundation To: Hi folks, We're hiring a Senior DevOps Engineer at Freedom of the Press Foundation. We lead the

[change] Fwd: [TIER] job opening - broadband policy and regulatory specialist

2020-02-11 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message - From: Dhanaraj Thakur Date: Tue, Feb 11, 2020 at 10:19 AM Subject: [TIER] job opening - broadband policy and regulatory specialist To: Dear all, Apologies for cross-posting. We have a new job opening for a Policy and Regulatory Specialist. They will

[change] Hiring HCI researchers at Google Research India

2020-02-11 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
We are excited to announce a new *HCI-AI group* at the Google Research India lab, Bangalore. We invite applications for full-time HCI researchers working at the intersection of HCI and AI/ML.

[change] Fwd: Engineer needed to help measure power reliability around the world!

2020-02-13 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message - From: Noah Klugman Date: Thu, Feb 13, 2020 at 3:47 PM Subject: Engineer needed to help measure power reliability around the world! To: Hello all, I’m writing to announce a job posting at nLine for a full-stack engineer who is passionate about using

[change] Fwd: CALL: TechCongress, Congressional Innovation Scholars Program

2020-02-19 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message - From: Sajan Ravindran Date: Wed, Feb 19, 2020 at 9:01 AM Subject: Fwd: CALL: TechCongress, Congressional Innovation Scholars Program To: Dear Prof. Heimerl, If you could please circulate the below position among your contacts, I would be grateful. Kind

[change] Fwd: [liberationtech] Research Faculty Opportunity at UW Information School

2020-01-22 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message - From: Chris Coward Date: Wed, Jan 22, 2020 at 7:58 AM Subject: [liberationtech] Research Faculty Opportunity at UW Information School To: l...@lists.liberationtech.org The University of Washington Information School has an exciting opportunity for an Open

Re: [change] You have 1 new Schedule Message

2020-01-03 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
This is probably a Phishing email that made it through our spam filter. Please ignore it. On Fri, Jan 3, 2020 at 11:34 AM University of Washington wrote: > You have 1 new Schedule Message > > Click here to read > > © 2020 University of Washington >

[change] Change Seminar Cancelled Spring 2020

2020-03-27 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
Owing to the unique climate we're in, the Change seminar is cancelled for the quarter. I hope everyone remains healthy as we pick it back up in the fall. Thanks! -- Public Key: https://flowcrypt.com/pub/kheim...@cs.washington.edu ___ change mailing

[change] Course Announcement: CSE 599 H1: Computing for Social Good

2020-03-17 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
Hi everyone, I'm leading a computing for social good class this Spring quarter and am seeking wider participation across the university. Please reach out if you have any questions. Spring 2020 Time: MW 1:30-2:50pm Instructor: Kurtis Heimerl TA: Esther Jang Location: t.b.a. As the role

[change] Fwd: [liberationtech] COVID 19 app for D.R. Congo - Dev support needed

2020-03-22 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message - From: Kambale Musavuli Date: Sun, Mar 22, 2020 at 3:59 PM Subject: [liberationtech] COVID 19 app for D.R. Congo - Dev support needed To: l...@lists.liberationtech.org Hello everyone. For years now, I’ve followed the list and have found it very

[change] Fwd: [TIER] CFP: ACM MobiCom 2020 - FRUGALTHINGS 2020: 1th Workshop on Frugal Smart Objects

2020-05-22 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message - From: Pietro Manzoni Date: Fri, May 22, 2020 at 9:51 AM Subject: [TIER] CFP: ACM MobiCom 2020 - FRUGALTHINGS 2020: 1th Workshop on Frugal Smart Objects To: **Hoping that this workshop will be of interest to the members of the group. I apologize if it is

[change] Potential for Online Fall Change Seminar

2020-06-22 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
Hi All, We're seeking input as to if we should hold a change speaker seminar in the fall. It would be 12pm PDT every Tuesday. If you're interested, please fill out the following google form: https://forms.gle/4Sv6ZNaQvGaNwcMu8 Thanks in advance. -- Public Key:

[change] Fwd: Apply to Google’s 2020 exploreCSR funding for undergraduate computing research workshops

2020-07-07 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
-- Forwarded message - From: Ben Greenstein Date: Tue, Jul 7, 2020 at 2:24 PM Subject: Apply to Google’s 2020 exploreCSR funding for undergraduate computing research workshops To: Kurtis Heimerl , Shyamnath Gollakota < gsh...@cs.washington.edu> Hi Shyam and Kurtis, Goog