Date: 25/11/2014 Host: @geekyOT
There is no scheduled #OTalk chat this week. The OT 24 Hour Virtual Exchange (#ot24vx14) will be running from 8pm GMT on Monday 3rd November until 8pm on Tuesday.
The Virtual Exchange is a free online occupational therapy conference, and this year it’s running in collaboration with the World Federation of Occupational Therapists. This year’s theme is ‘A World of Health and Wellbeing’.
Things you can do to get ready for the OT24Vx 2014
1. Follow link for orientation to Webinar system Blackboard Collaborate. http://tinyurl.com/3m8n9zz
This link to the Blackboard Collaborate support portal is especially useful for first-time users. http://tinyurl.com/3gotox5
2. Visit the “Participants Practice Room” to check that your computer system is working and maybe even meet an international colleague! When you go to this link – follow the prompts to download and launch Blackboard Collaborate. http://tinyurl.com/OT24Vxparticipantroom
You may like to check out some previous #OTalk transcripts that link to themes in some of this year’s presentations:
See you next week, when we’ll be chatting about equipment training for mental health occupational therapists.