The SRCWA and Telstra Seniors Tech Workshop was held on Friday 17th September 2021 at the Loftus Recreation Centre. More than 130 seniors came and learned more about:
- Telstra Health Community Health Solutions, how technology can be used to communicate between Doctors and Patients
- Telstra IOT (Internet of Things), with Cruzr the Humanoid Robot, how the robots are being used even in COVID situations at hospitals.
- Telstra Plus Retail Presentation, benefits of being a Telstra customer.
- SRCWA Digital security solutions at home a real life story of how video doorbell technology deterred criminal activity. WA Seniors Card Safety and Security Rebate Scheme.
- DPIRD Pantry Blitz 2022 Including live demonstration how technology and a simple app is helping to maintain bio security of our crops.
- Exhibitor Wandering Microphone introduce static sites from – . ANZ Bank, Camera Electronic/ Wanderlust Perth, Guardian Safety Pendants, Sofihub, Consumer Protection WA WA Scamnet, WA Seniors Card, Have a Go News.
A big thank you to our MC for the day Eva Colic Regional Engagement Manager Telstra who did an amazing job. The event was officially opened by Hon Kyle McGinn MLC Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Disability Services; Fisheries; Innovation and ICT; Seniors and Ageing Region will address the seniors on behalf of Minister for Disability Services; Fisheries; Innovation and ICT; Seniors and Ageing, Hon. Don Punch MLA.
These events would not be possible without the ongoing support we receive from Boyd Brown Regional General Manager WA and the team at Telstra, the organisations and businesses attending and the magnificent work of all our hard-working volunteers. The The Good Grocer Leederville IGA supported and provided our catering for the lunch thank you once again for an amazing spread. Thank you to the City of Vincent for your support with parking arrangements to accommodate our event, and to our long standing supporter Have a Go News thank you for your continuing support. Our door prize donated by Saul from Camera Electronic and Wanderlust by Camera Electronic was won by Peter Francis. A huge thank you to all those who helped to make this event the great success it was.