Nothing Personal: Emerging De-identification Standards

On-campus seminar / live webcast – February 28 at 11 a.m. ET (60 min)

In collaboration with Privacy Analytics, we are proud to present to you an interesting talk on the standards of de-identification. Mr. Malcolm Townsend, IT Research Analyst at the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, will be giving a talk at the University of Ottawa on the standards of de-identification of private and personal information, which Read more about Nothing Personal: Emerging De-identification Standards<br><h4>On-campus seminar / live webcast – February 28 at 11 a.m. ET (60 min)</h4>[…]

UI Design and Prototyping Workshop

uOttawa SESA and CREATE-BEST are proud to bring the second UI design talk at the University of Ottawa. Andy Fang is an experienced UX Systems Front-End Developer at Shopify, and he talked about Interaction Design Principles and things to check off when designing a solution. This was delivered via a design pairing session on a hypothetical product Read more about UI Design and Prototyping Workshop[…]

Mobile App Development Course II (2018)

The second Mobile App Development course targets participants that have some experience in mobile app programming, and will be given by Dr. Miguel Garzón at the University of Ottawa. It covers more advanced and interesting topics including cloud databases, version control and git, 2D animation, and iOS development. The course will be divided into four modules: Live Stream Read more about Mobile App Development Course II (2018)[…]

Startup Weekend

Build a startup in 54 hours! Startup Weekend is the place to look for a team, create a prototype of your idea, validate your business idea, and receive feedback from experienced entrepreneurs, all in one weekend. Startup Weekends are 54-hour events designed to provide superior experiential education for technical and non-technical entrepreneurs.  Beginning with Friday night Read more about Startup Weekend[…]

User Interface Design Talk with Shopify

uOttawa SESA and CREATE-BEST are proud to bring the first of its kind, design talk to the University of Ottawa. Learn about design systems, creating engaging user interfaces and discovering user needs. The speaker at this event was Andy Fang, a UX Systems Front-End Developer at Shopify. He works on Shopify’s design system, helping teams design Read more about User Interface Design Talk with Shopify[…]

Mobile App Development Course

The first Mobile App Development course targets participants that have basic experience in mobile app programming. The course, given by Dr. Hussein Al Osman at the University of Ottawa, is divided into four 3-hour modules: 1:00pm-4:00pm on Thursday Sep 28, 2017: Module 1 – Introduction to Android Recorded session 1:00pm-4:00pm on Thursday Oct 5, 2017: Module Read more about Mobile App Development Course[…]

Healthcare Research Ethics Session

CREATE-BEST organized a talk and discussion tailored for engineers and scientists with basic medical background, and are interested in working in the medical field. The title of the session is “Research Ethics and Healthcare” and was given by the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute guest speakers: Edward Lemaire, PhD Professor, University of Ottawa, Faculty of Medicine Senior Read more about Healthcare Research Ethics Session[…]

“Design of Cloud Applications” by Klipfolio’s Director of Software Development

A short talk and discussion was given by guest speaker, Dr. Ali Pourshahid from Klipfolio. Talk title: How to architect cloud applications for scalability, performance, and resiliency When: 5:30pm on Wednesday October 4, 2017 Where: University of Ottawa, SITE (800 King Edward Ave.) room C0136 The talk focused on challenges of building software in the cloud Read more about “Design of Cloud Applications” by Klipfolio’s Director of Software Development[…]

Call for participation in a biomedical/mechanical masters research experience

Recognition and Classification of Aggressive Movements Using a SmartWatch A new research project is being done at The Ottawa Hospital Rehabilitation Centre (TOHRC) which involves developing a smartwatch app that can recognize aggressive movements. The project team is looking for participants to help with this study. As a participant in this study, you would perform Read more about Call for participation in a biomedical/mechanical masters research experience[…]

MDII and CREATE-BEST Poster Day

CREATE-BEST and the Medical Devices Innovation Institute (MDII) organized a research poster day on September 14, 2017. This was meant as an opportunity for students, researchers and industry in the area of eHealth, mHealth, well-being and medical devices to interact and to learn about each others with the hope of finding mutual interests to start Read more about MDII and CREATE-BEST Poster Day[…]