[change] randy wang wins lawler award

2008-03-27 Thread Kurtis Heimerl
For serious? That's awesome! On Wed, Mar 26, 2008 at 10:05 PM, Ed Lazowska lazowska at cs.washington.edu wrote: Way to go Randy!! -Original Message- From: change-admin at cs.washington.edu [mailto: change-admin at cs.washington.edu] On Behalf Of Tom Anderson Sent: Wednesday, March

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