Speakers & Sponsors


Norbert (Bob) Gostischa
On December 21, 2017, and again on May 16, 2018, has given very interesting presentations as an experienced Avast user, with no strings attached (no sales pitch). The presentations were delivered by means of Zoom, as our Club meetings now take place remotely with the use of this software. See where Bob has done his presentations lately.
Staples On May 5th, 2010, our guest presentor Roman Kam
has given a very interesting presentation about: "How to find out if your computer is running properly", and distributed to the attendees $40.00 discount tickets on the related services offered by the store where he is employed.
On November 26th, 2009 Jason Stanford
Composer of musical and visual works, employed as Assistant Manager in the Keyboard Department, has given an outstanting presentation, in terms of his competence on music manipulation software and procedures.
  June 19, 2007
Our guest presenter was Christopher Whittington for Linked in
May 15, 2007
Our guest presenter was Barnaby Jeans, Senior Technology Advisor for Microsoft Canada. Barnaby presented Windows Vista
October 17, 2006
Our guest presenter was Edward Moffat of Sun Microsystems Canada in Markham, the Canadian subsidiary of Sun Microsystems of California.
June 20, 2006
Our guest presenters were Dennis Johnson & Rob Howe from My Backup Box
May 16, 2006
Our guest speakers were Sheldon Goldberg from sendoutcards.com

November 15, 2005
Our guest speakers were Jason Porter and Luca Gorlero from Edentity and Agility CMS
June 21, 2005
Our guest presenter was CFRB Talk Show Host, Marc Saltzman, of Techtalk; Sundays 6-7PM (Info at CFRB); and Global TV News Commentator (Video at Moneywise).
April 19, 2005
Jim Butterfield, well known journalist/author on "Reliving Memories from the Early Days of Hobby Computing"
January 27, 2005
Red Flag Deals
Internet SIG Meeting
November 16, 2004
Daniel Isaac,  a Product Specialist
with ATI Professional Services.
October 19, 2004
Ryan Wires from the Personal Computing Division of IBM Canada Ltd.
September 28, 2004
Dave Jaworsky of Research in Motion
June 15, 2004
Roxio presented Media Creator 7
April 20, 2004
Jorie Basque
Hewlett Packard
March 16, 2004
Ron Caine
President, PCCT
Feb. 26, 2004
Internet SIG meeting
Feb. 26, 2004
Veronica Doma
Internet SIG meeting
Feb 19, 2004
MS Office SIG
Feb. 17, 2004
Jordan Silverberg of palmOne
Jan. 20, 2004
Les Shaw of The Computer Mechanics
Nov. 18, 2003
Jetu Mistry, of LG Electronics
Oct. 21, 2003 (main speaker)
Vic Voytek, from Kodak Canada, presenting Kodak's vision for the future
Gian Paulo Spangaro Oct. 21, 2003 (second speaker)
Gian Paulo Spangaro spoke on how to shop online for the best mortgage rates, insurance rates, check your credit rating, mutual funds, bonds, and even get tax matters answered online.
Sept. 16, 2003
Jay McBain from IBM Canada Ltd, speaking on the future of Personal Computing
July 15, 2003
PCCT member Gerry Frenette speaking on popular game Roller Coaster Tycoon
June 17, 2003
Roxio presented EasyCd Creator 6, PhotoSuite, VideoWave
May 20, 2003
Alias WaveFront presented Maya 5
April 18, 2003
Mr. Morrie Nudelman, speaking on the ATI product line.
March 18, 2003
Mr. Chi Mak speaking on Panasonic's monochrome laser printer family
February 18, 2003
Mr. Gerry Frenette, Video Game Developer,
speaking on how to develop a video game
January 21, 2003
Microsoft Canada
Windows Consumers Products review
November19, 2002
01 Communiquè, Mr. Katsu Takeuchi,
I'm inTouch product review.
October 15, 2002
AOL Canada, Mr. Arturo Duran,
Interactive Media Services
September 17, 2002
PowerQuest, Mr. Gene Barlow,
product review. Symantec acquired PowerQuest December 5, 2003
September 17, 2002
AccessData, Ms. Linda Barlow,
product review.
July 16, 2002
Handspring, Mr. Jim Mandala,
PDA and Palm-compatible products.
June 18, 2002
Steinberg Canada
A Multimedia Flavour.
May 21, 2002
The Magic Card - system restore, INSTANTLY!
April 16, 2002
Maxibyte, Mr. Joe Lau
The Quiet PC - tricks, tips and hints to creating; or buying a quiet personal computer.
March 19, 2002
FujiFilm Canada
Digital Imaging trends and digital photofinishing options.
Richard Morochove February 19, 2002
Mr. Richard Morochove
What's new, what's hot and what's not
Mike Gurski January 15, 2002
Mr. Mike Gurski
Senior Policy & Technology Advisor,
Information and Privacy Commissioner/Ontario
November 20, 2001
IBM Canada
Ispirati, Netvista and Thinkpad
October 16, 2001
Armchair Astronomy at its best
September 18, 2001
Microsoft Canada
Windows XP
July 17, 2001
MGI Software
Makers of Photosuite and Videowave
July 11-13, 2001
Comdex Canada 2001
The Premier Computer Show
June 20, 2001
The Computer Mechanics
Answers everyone can understand
May. 15, 2001
TechSmith graphical capture software, SnagIt & Camtasia
Norton Internet Security Personal Edition April. 17, 2001
Symantec Corporation
Antivirus Technology and Security
March. 20, 2001
Gateway Inc.
Features, functions and pricing of the Gateway line of computers.
Feb. 20, 2001
Palm Computing
Introduction and Product Update
Jan. 16, 2001
Canada Trust and Toronto Dominion Bank E-banking
Consumer Web Banking Services
Nov. 21, 2000
Surge Suppressors and Uninterruptible Power Supplies
Oct. 17, 2000
Kodak Canada
New digital cameras
Sept. 19, 2000
Microsoft, Windows
Millennium Edition
 Richard Morochove July 18, 2000
Mr. Richard J. Morochove, B.Comm, FCA
Computer Consultant
June 20, 2000
Mr. Dennis Wong
Inside Marketing Manager,
D-Link Networks Canada
May 16, 2000
Wendy Lowe
Field Marketing Manager,
Corel Corporation
Mike Gurski April 18, 2000
Mr. Mike Gurski
Policy Development and Information Technology Officer,
Information and Privacy Commissioner/Ontario

Protecting Your Privacy (Click for PowerPoint Presentation)