Technology: Today & Tomorrow
Noam Bonkowski, Moderator
This Seminar will explore emerging technologies of the world and how to navigate them. The sessions will offer an understanding of the concepts, devices, and interfaces that improve our lives. We will review key innovations and learn how to employ skills to understand a seemingly-complex new technology. Video will be used.
|Session 1||Connecting and Using Smart Devices: Hardware vs Software, Wireless Connection & Communication, The Cloud – backup, syncing and restoring, Smart Devices|
|Session 2||Navigating with Smart Technology: Smart Homes and Control, Self -Driving Vehicles, Drones|
|Session 3||Tech Race around the World: Comparing levels of Technology around the world vs USA, Going Cashless, Crypto Currency & Block Chain|
|Session 4||Altering Reality and Ourselves: Wearable Technology (Fitbit, Apple Watch, Google Glass & Pixel Buds), Medical Breakthroughs, Augmented/Virtual Reality, Virtual Therapy|
|Session 5||Lifestyle, Media & Entertainment: Streaming our Music, TV & Movies, Social Media, Fake News.|
|Session 6||Risks and Security: Wireless “radiation,” Artificial Intelligence, Email Scams, Identity Theft and Cyber Security Tips|
TUESDAYS, 10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
OCT 2, 16, 30
Cost $475 (6 sessions)
* tax deductible portion is $237.50
NOAM BONKOWSKI — Project Manager, Programmer, and Smart Home guide for Insight Onsite, a prominent home automation company, which specializes in custom technologies and design. With a background in engineering, Noam oversees high-end residential projects in the greater New York City area.
As a TV, film, and video production contractor, Noam has worked for networks such as ABC, NFL, Fox, MTV, VH1, and others.