TWed: Tetherless World Educational Series

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Starting with the Fall 2011 term, "there's always something happening on Wednesdays in the Tetherless World!"

Logistics (Fall 2015):

About TWed:

TWed Talks are informal overview talks and tutorials on topics of interest to the Tetherless World community. TWed gives members and friends of the lab the chance to share tools and expertise. TWed Talks are not intended to be lectures; they are expected to be highly interactive and fun! TWed leaders are strongly encouraged to include live "hack" activities in their session plans.

Schedule of TWed Topics and Leaders (Fall 2015):

Possible Fall 2015 TWed Topics (still to be scheduled):

  • Talk: Research Data Management for Scientific Communities (DCO Data Science team)
  • Talk: Topics of interest by Tetherless World students
  • Talk: Topics of interest by Professors Jim Hendler, Deborah McGuinness, Peter Fox, and Heng Ji


Date Video Leader Topic (7p-8p) Comments
02 Sep TBD TDB See:
09 Sep     TWC Hackspace Opportunity  
16 Sep NO TWed! John travelling      
23 Sep     TWC Hackspace Opportunity  
30 Sep TBD TDB See:
07 Oct     TWC Hackspace Opportunity  
14 Oct TBD TDB See:
21 Oct     TWC Hackspace Opportunity  
28 Oct TBD TDB See:
04 Nov     TWC Hackspace Opportunity  
11 Nov TBD TDB See:
18 Nov     TWC Hackspace Opportunity  
25 Nov NO TWed! RPI Thanksgiving Break      
02 Dec     TWC Hackspace Opportunity  
09 Dec TWC Grad Students Fall 2015 TWed Lightning Talks! SIGN UP NOW!! See:

Schedule Notes:

  • TWed Talk opportunities available during December and January as requested!
  • Dates in bold have been "reserved" by the leader...
  • The alternating hack/talk pattern may interrupted to accommodate the schedule of leaders.
  • Topic suggestions and requests are always welcome!


TWed Talks from previous terms are archived!

2011-2012 TWed Fall 2011 TWed Spring 2012
2012-2013 TWed Fall 2012 TWed Spring 2013
2013-2014 TWed Fall 2013 TWed Spring 2014
2014-2015 TWed Fall 2014 TWed Spring 2015
2014-2015 TWed Fall 2015 TWed Spring 2016