How do I Register for a Fireside Chat? ...via Login
For those with Log-in accounts:
- Log in using your email and password
- From the list of Upcoming Fireside Chats, select the topic that interests you
- You will now be on an information page for that Fireside Chat topic,. Click 'register' and click again to confirm
- An automatic email is sent to you, with registration confirmation and access instructions for the Fireside Chat. Print out these instructions to have available on the day of the 'chat'.
You can join in the chat via telephone and internet conferences or telephone only.
For those without Log-in accounts:
- Create a Log-in account - it's easy ! Make a note of your password.
- Follow the instructions above to register for a Fireside Chat.
Once Registered, How do I join in a Fireside Chat?
All Fireside Chat registrants are provided with access instructions via email imediately after registering on line and reminder emails sent just prior to the 'chat'.
Participants join in via teleconference and internet. All audio participation is by telephone. Visual presentation is by internet.
Keep the access instructions available at the time of the Fireside Chat to help you participate via BOTH Telephone and Internet.
Trouble-shooting tips are included. Please note that the Fireside chats are not accessed via the login section on this website.
To Access all Fireside Chat Power Point Presentations: Click here to access Fireside Chat PowerPoint presentations. They are listed by date.
Participants from beyond continental north america can join in the teleconference via SKYPE
(Skype software is free, there may be some charges calling internationally to a land line - check your Skype account)
The internet conference (to see the Presentation and to join in text discussions) is available to participants anywhere in the world with highspeed internet (some participants may have to address their network firewalls)
Need More Assistance?
Still having difficulty logging in to register for a Fireside Chat?
Lost your Fireside Chat teleconference and internet conference access instructions? (contact us no later than 1.5 hour prior to the starting time of the Fireside Chat) contact
Having difficulty as you are signing into a Fireside Chat? Technical support is provided 15 minutes prior to each Fireside Chat - via the toll free telephone conference and by email.
Pending permission from the Advisor on Tap, we will digitally record the Fireside Chat with the intent to use the recording for possible future podcasts or presentations.
We will announce pod cast postings via our weekly 'Updates' email broadcasts to all participants, and on our website.
Sorry - we are unable to send copies of the recordings to individual participants.
What are Fireside Chats?
Fireside Chats are FREE pan-Canadian discussion forums for professionals in population health improvement - and stakeholder sectors.
Participants join in by both telephone and internet conferences.
The toll free telephone conference allows participants to hear the presentation and to join in the discussions.
An internet conference software allows participants see the PowerPoint Presentation from the Advisor on Tap's desktop. High speed internet access is required. Those with low speed or firewalls - use the back up presentation. (see below)
- Upcoming Fireside Chats
- Fireside Chat PowerPoint Presentations (You will find 'Today's Fireside Chat Presentation' in this list by date)
Fireside Chat participants have said:
"I love the fireside chats - always informative and least amount of hassle and time away from clinical duties which is the priority. We need the training and education piece to do the clinical so it’s a win win. Thanks so much "
"An excellent way to access learning opportunities and for networking. Especially when working in more remote areas. "
"Kudo's for the fab Fireside chats. I have found them very informative and enjoyable."
"I look forward to future chats."
Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care for funding.
University of Ottawa Distance Education department for providing 'Bridgit' (desktop sharing software) to show the Fireside Chat presentation via the internet.