The following page lists who is doing what in terms of the Web 2.0 Project. Students- please schedule a meeting with your instructor to discuss your training plan and lesson!

The list below has the order of presentations i.e. #1 will present first.

The things to focus on for your topics are for you to decide. What I've put below are ONLY suggestions and there are lots more you can do with each tool.

  • Accounting
  • Marketing

Schedule as October 13, 2012:

Tool Trainer Date Time
1. Google Chrome, add-ons, themes Shetha & Fatma Abdulla Oct 8 4:15 - 4:55
2. Blogs (creating, setting up, themes, embedding video, customizing, etc) * Mariam Saif & Jameela Oct 8 5:00 - 5:45
3. Google Sites * Hasa & Khadija Oct 8 6:00 - 6:45
14. Twitter (hash tags, tweets, retweets, channels, purpose of, smartphone apps for) * Basma Oct 8 7:05 - 7:35
4. Google searching (how to do searches on Google, “I’m feeling Lucky” searches, compound, Boolean searches, Search operators, “+”, synonym, domain search, numrange search, file search, etc). See the Advanced Page.* Muna & Noora Abdalla Oct 15 4:15 - 5:00
5. Google Web Search Features (http://www.google.com/help/features.html) plus Google Scholar and Blog Search
6. Google Earth (What it is, how to use it, what can one find on it and how is it applicable in the UAE, what is GPS, Google Maps) Moza & Aliya Mohammed Oct 15 5:10 - 5:55
7. Gmail; voice and video chat, filters, using Gmail as a drive Saeeda Oct 15 6:10 - 6:35
8. Google Docs * Afra & Lemya Oct 15 6:45 - 7:30
9. Google Calendar (synchronizing with smartphones, etc) * Fatma Matrooshi Oct 22 4:15 - 4:40
10. Google Finance * Zulaikha Oct 22 4:50 - 5:15
11. Google News Fatema Abdulrahim Oct 22 5:25 - 5:50
12. Google Picasa and Picasaweb Mariam Yousif Oct 22 6:00 - 6:25
13. Facebook (sales/marketing, company collaboration, political, smartphone apps - this is a presentation/training and should focus on the business uses of Facebook) * Nehaya Oct 22 6:35 - 7:00
15. RSS Feeds and applications (e.g. Google Reader) * Mira Khamis Oct 29 4:15 - 4:40
16. Social bookmarking - (what is it, popular sites such as digg.com and delicious.com) * Fatima Hamad & Alya Abdalla Oct 29 4:50 - 5:35
17. Drives on the "cloud". Compare and contrast Google Drive vs. Dropbox. Demonstrate why you would use these. Explore smartphone applications that use these for sync and backup and how to use these with a smartphone and PC. Fatima Hasan Oct 29 5:45 - 6:10

Schedule as October 13, 2012:

Tool Trainer Date Time
1. Google Chrome, add-ons, themes Asmaa Mohammed Oct 7 9:00 - 9:25
2. Blogs (creating, setting up, themes, embedding video, customizing, etc) * Waad/Nahaila Oct 7 9:30 - 10:15
3. Google Sites * Fatma Abdulla/Sara Mohammed Oct 7 10:20 - 11:00
4. Google searching (how to do searches on Google, “I’m feeling Lucky” searches, compound, Boolean searches, Search operators, “+”, synonym, domain search, numrange search, file search, etc). See the Advanced Page.* Alya Omar Oct 10 9:00 - 9:25
5. Google Web Search Features (http://www.google.com/help/features.html) plus Google Scholar and Blog Search      
7. Gmail; voice and video chat, filters, using Gmail as a drive Hamdah Oct 10 10:00 - 10:25
8. Google Docs * Maytha Oct 10 10:30 - 10:55
6. Google Earth (What it is, how to use it, what can one find on it and how is it applicable in the UAE, what is GPS, Google Maps) Aysha Ibrahim Oct 14 9:00 - 9:25
9. Google Calendar (synchronizing with smartphones, etc) * Shamma Musalhi Oct 14 9:30 - 9:55
12. Google Picasa and Picasaweb Shamma Mansoori Oct 14 10:00 - 10:25
13. Facebook (sales/marketing, company collaboration, political, smartphone apps - this is a presentation/training and should focus on the business uses of Facebook) * Amna Ali Oct 14 10:30 - 10:55
14. Twitter (hash tags, tweets, retweets, channels, purpose of, smartphone apps for) * Alreem Oct 17 9:00 - 9:25
15. RSS Feeds and applications (e.g. Google Reader) * Latifa Oct 17 9:30 - 9:55
16. Social bookmarking - (what is it, popular sites such as digg.com and delicious.com) * Abrar/Alya Salem Oct 17 10:05 - 10:55
17. Drives on the "cloud". Compare and contrast Google Drive vs. Dropbox. Demonstrate why you would use these. Explore smartphone applications that use these for sync and backup and how to use these with a smartphone and PC. Mona Issa Oct 21 9:00 - 9:25