Civic Hacknight - Transit Transportation Cycling

[Note about the venue - You must RSVP with the name that appears on a photo ID. In order to give building security a list, RSVPs will close at 4:00 PM the day of the event.] 

This is our traditional hacknight with a bit of a twist. With the growing realm of NYC transit and transportation data, every month we dedicate one hacknight a month to transit, transportation, #BikeNYC, and @CitibikeNYC data.

What is a hacknight?
This night is for technologists, designers, developers, and mapmakers who are working on projects. Consider this to be a bit of a study hall. Bring your projects, apps, datasets, and questions, and we will try to collectively answer them. 

Lighting talks:
At every hacknight, we feature three lighting talks. These are in-depth 3 to 5 min long presentations that dive into projects YOU are working on. To present, email [masked]


Vijay Pandurangan of mitro.co will share how he discovered that the recently-published NYC Taxi Trip Data contained hashes that could be de-anonymized.

Emily Goldman, of Cornell U, Department of City & Regional Planning will share her work on mapping the rent-stabilized building stock in Brooklyn. Having joined a PDF from the Rent Guidelines Board to the Pluto layer, she would next like to move beyond buildings, to units.



Thank you Dev BootCamp NYC, BetaNYC's event partner.

DEV BOOTCAMP is an educational experience designed for the future. We focus on hands-on learning over old-school lectures. From day one, you’ll dig in and start coding. It’s the only way to learn. Apply today and learn. 


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