Your personal data is big business. Google, Facebook, and Amazon have become extremely wealthy from your personal data by selling predictions of your behavior and in many cases by actually changing your behavior. Our ignorance is key to this whole methodology, threatening both democracy and personal autonomy. Learn how Blockchain technology will help restore data control to citizens by empowering us to determine who has access to our information online. Terrance Jackson is the director of Genius Farm, an educational non-profit that teaches computer coding and other skills.
Join Elena Falcone, Director of Public Innovation and Engagement with Westchester Library System, for an in-depth look at online resources offered through the library system. Essential Online Health Information for Older Adults reviews current online resources that can be used to research health topics and evaluate and manage health services. In addition to demonstrating how to use each resource, tips on Internet privacy and tools for managing online information will be discussed.
Spices can be a creative and natural way to help achieve good health and wellness. Susheela Raghavan will discuss different spices and their historical use by various cultures around the world for flavoring and healing. She will focus on the various forms and properties of spices and discuss many spices that can be used for flavor as well as tools for healing.
Susheela Raghavan has worked with spices for many major spice, flavor and food and beverage companies to create seasonings/spice blends/flavor blends and teaches cooking classes on spices and healing at numerous culinary institutions.