If you want to volunteer please show up by 11.30!
Announcing a new Meetup for Internet Society - NY Chapter (ISOC-NY)!
What: OneWebDay Celebration - Washington Sq. Park
When: September 22,[masked]:00 PM
Where: (A location has not been chosen yet.)Tuesday, September 22: 12-2pmOneWebDay Celebration in Washington Square ParkWhere
: Holley Plaza, Washington Square Park NYC (just west of the fountain)Speakers:Medhi Saharkhiz
, a member of Where is My Vote
, will speak on the situation in Iran and the role the internet has played in allowing voices to be heard.Hon Gale A. Brewer
, New York City Council member
, and Chair of the Technology in Government Committee, will speak on her views regarding the role the web will play in New York's future.Phil Ashlock
, of The Open Planning Project
will speak on the open government effort in NYC: people working with technology and civic institutions to help make the functions of the city more transparent and participatory. Also:NYPIRG
will be releasing their report, A Public Interest Internet Agenda
will be hosting a BREAKOUT
is a month long festival (Sep 17 - Oct 16) that aims to return creative work back to the streets of New York. BREAKOUT will provide tools and processes for working together - free wireless access, portable furniture, collaboration software, and more! Music: Aeroplane Pageant -
up and coming New York indie rock * This event will be webcast.
* Free OneWebDay T-shirt for first 20 volunteers
Learn more here:http://internetpro.meetup.com/51/calendar/11428066/