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I pad for economic development pll webinar-1-31-11 final version

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Here is a slide deck from a webinar put on by Mark James with ED Solutions and Dean Whittaker with Whittaker Associates in January 2011 about using iPads for economic development.

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I pad for economic development pll webinar-1-31-11 final version

  1. 1. iPad for Economic Development Fad or Fundamental? Presented by: Dean Whittaker, CEcD and Mark James, CEcD Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 January 31, 2011
  2. 2. Professional Learning Lab Affiliates
  3. 3. A Few Housekeeping Issues Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Eric Canada, Moderating (630) 462-9222 Kevin Stuart [email_address]
  4. 4. Learning Objectives <ul><li>Introduction </li></ul><ul><li>What is an iPad and why should ED pros care? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Device </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Peripherals </li></ul></ul><ul><li>What are iPad’s Limitations? </li></ul><ul><li>What problems does iPad solve? What problems does it create? </li></ul><ul><li>What are Apps and where do they come from? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Standard </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Economic Development Apps </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Key Apps for economic development </li></ul><ul><li>Advanced topics-Jailbreaking, iPad II </li></ul><ul><li>Wrapping up-Next session, keeping in touch </li></ul>Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011
  5. 5. Dean Whittaker, CEcD <ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>www.whittakerassociates.com </li></ul><ul><li>616-786-2500 </li></ul><ul><li>616-403-5076 (c) </li></ul><ul><li>www.twitter.com/dwhitt5 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.linkedin.com/in/deanwhittaker </li></ul>Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011
  6. 6. Mark J. James, CEcD <ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>www.SolutionsED.com </li></ul><ul><li>614.505.7702 </li></ul><ul><li>614.578.6702 (c) </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.LinkedIn.com/in/ edsolutions </li></ul><ul><li>Http://twitter.com/EcoDev </li></ul>Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011
  7. 7. What is an iPad and why should EDers care? Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011
  8. 8. Peripheral Devices for the iPad Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011
  9. 9. iPad’s Limitations <ul><li>Adobe Flash not available on the iPad or other Apple Devices. </li></ul><ul><li>Tethered to iTunes – requires Mac or PC connection </li></ul><ul><li>Limited Video (VGA quality) Display Output without “jailbreaking” the iPad </li></ul><ul><li>Not multi-tasking (running more than one app at a time) </li></ul>Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011
  10. 10. What problems do iPads solve for EDers <ul><li>Increased Mobility </li></ul><ul><li>Mobile Device with large display </li></ul><ul><li>Long battery life (10 hrs. or more) </li></ul><ul><li>Quality user experience (very intuitive) </li></ul><ul><li>Instant on – longer waiting for the device to load software </li></ul><ul><li>Flexible Platform – Easily customized for many applications. </li></ul><ul><li>Attractive contemporary design – looks cool </li></ul><ul><li>Attention – gets and keeps people’s attention </li></ul>Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011
  11. 11. What are Apps and Where Do You Get Them? Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011
  12. 12. What problems do iPads create for EDers Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Addicted to our technology! Changing how we think and interact.
  13. 13. What iPad Apps Do You Want? <ul><li>Connect my suff! </li></ul>Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011
  14. 14. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Security http://www.apple.com/ipad/find-my-ipad-setup/
  15. 15. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Communicate <ul><li>Nicely synched </li></ul><ul><li>Customize signature line </li></ul><ul><li>LinkedIn </li></ul><ul><li>Airprint (HP, otherwise access network) </li></ul>
  16. 16. Key Apps for Economic Development <ul><li>How to sync the calendar and contacts via Google </li></ul>Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Communicate <ul><li>Create a Google Calendar- ( http://www.google.com/calendar/ ) </li></ul><ul><li>Download the Google syncing app- ( http://dl.google.com/googlecalendarsync/GoogleCalendarSync_Installer.exe ) </li></ul><ul><li>Set up the iPad </li></ul>http://ipad-candy.com/synching-outlook-to-google-calendar-and-multiple-google-calendars-to-the-ipad-calendar/
  17. 17. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Communicate
  18. 18. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Social Media
  19. 19. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Manage Your Life
  20. 20. Key Apps for Economic Development <ul><li>Easy place to aggregate your channels </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Twitter </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Facebook </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>News feeds (Google) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Magazines </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Flickr (Yahoo) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Sadly, LinkedIn is absent </li></ul>Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Communicate
  21. 21. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Creating Documents
  22. 22. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Creating Documents
  23. 23. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Managing Documents
  24. 24. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Accessing Documents
  25. 25. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Accessing Documents Carbonite (i-phone) <ul><li>Backed-up files </li></ul><ul><li>Always available </li></ul><ul><li>Requires subscription to Carbonite ($150/3 years) </li></ul>
  26. 26. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Sharing Documents Dropbox <ul><li>Free up to 2 GB </li></ul><ul><li>50 GB 9.99/Mo. </li></ul><ul><li>100 GB 19.99/Mo. </li></ul>
  27. 27. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Working with Documents
  28. 28. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Communicate
  29. 29. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Communicate
  30. 30. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Managing Relationships <ul><li>The LinkedIn for SalesForce </li></ul><ul><li>Connect ppl in your Outlook, SalesForce </li></ul><ul><li>See any items in social channels where your contacts are mentioned (keyword) </li></ul>
  31. 31. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Promotion/Marketing
  32. 32. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Promotion/Marketing
  33. 33. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Productivity
  34. 34. To Do App Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011
  35. 35. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Research Google Earth
  36. 36. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Research Business Analyst Online
  37. 37. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Research
  38. 38. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Research Bloomberg
  39. 39. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Travel Flight Track Pro
  40. 40. Key Apps for Economic Development Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011 Learn iTunes University
  41. 41. Sources of Additional Information <ul><li>Print </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The iPad App Directory – 2010 listing of over 500 Apps by classification & rating – ISBN 978 1 906078 8 05 $19.99 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Websites or Print </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Understanding the iPad software operating system – advanced users </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The iPad Book Vol. 1 – 100 Best Ipad Apps; tutorials from beginner to advanced. www.icreatemagazine.com $19.99 Best Publication </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>iCreate – issue 88 – iOS 4.2 in-depth www.icreatemagazine.com $15.50 </li></ul></ul>Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011
  42. 42. Advanced Topics <ul><li>Jailbreaking Your iPad – Why and How? </li></ul><ul><li>iPad 2 – When and What? </li></ul><ul><li>Networking with the iPads – Crowd Sourcing </li></ul><ul><li>Social Media and the iPad </li></ul><ul><li>A Day in the Life of an iPad </li></ul>Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011
  43. 43. Wrapping Up <ul><li>Your Turn…Q&A </li></ul><ul><li>Next Sessions </li></ul><ul><li>Staying in Touch </li></ul>Professional Learning Laboratory (c) 2011

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