• CTTO Organizer Meeting

    CSI Innovation Lab

    Welcome to the monthly Civic Tech Toronto Organizer Meeting where we take care of all the administrative details that goes into the weekly hacknights. *NOTE* This is NOT an open hacknight, but anyone who has attended a CTTO hacknight is welcome to attend and contribute to future hacknights. What we do: - Plan next month's series of Civic Tech hacknights - Maintain and support the Civic Tech Toronto organization - Find new ways to do things An online option is also available, for those who aren't able to attend in-person. Look out for the link to the online option on our Slack group, in #organizing-open

  • Civic Hacknight #193 with Pearl Buhariwala & Janisha Kamalanathan: WITHWomen app

    Topic: Creating the WITHWomen app http://stmichaelshospital.com/media/detail.php?source=hospital_news/2019/0524 Come help us chip away at civic problems by combining technology with the power of our community. We've got everything you need for a perfect Tuesday night: a presentation to learn from, some projects to work on, and pizza (or other food) to snack on! + Presenters: Pearl Buhariwala & Janisha Kamalanathan, Research Coordinators, St. Michael's Hospital + Social media cheat codes: @StMikesHospital @C_UHS_StMikes #intimatepartnerviolence https://link.civictech.ca/tweet + Biographies: To be announced. + Venue sponsor: Thanks so much to May's venue and food sponsor, Deloitte Digital! https://www2.deloitte.com/global/en/pages/technology/solutions/deloitte-digital.html + Check-in details: There will be a table in the lobby for checkin up to 7pm. You'll be directed which elevator to take. If you run into any issues, then please send a message to our "doorbell" at[masked] [masked]IX), and the organizers will get a notification. + Accessibility: The venue is fully accessible. + About us: Our weekly civic tech hacknights bring together designers, coders, urban planners, government staff, mappers, policy-makers, students, communications strategists, and all other Torontonians who share an interest in making Toronto more responsive, prosperous, sustainable and equitable, through design, tech, and data. (Coders are welcome, but you don’t have to be a coder to contribute!) Come and be part of it! + Agenda: 6:30-7: Welcome and intros 7-7:30: Presentation and Q&A/discussion 7:30-9: Breakout groups (make something!) For more info, visit http://civictech.ca Here's our Code of Conduct: http://civictech.ca/about-us Hope to see you Tuesday! **

  • Civic Hacknight #194 with Andrew Do: Civic Tech & City Gov in Austin, TX

    Topic: Tales of Civic Tech & City Gov in Austin, TX Andrew, a recent Toronto expat, will talk about what he's learned in moving amongst gov and civic spaces in Austin. Come help us chip away at civic problems by combining technology with the power of our community. We've got everything you need for a perfect Tuesday night: a presentation to learn from, some projects to work on, and pizza (or other food) to snack on! + Presenters: Andrew Do, Service Designer, Office of Design & Delivery, City of Austin + Social media cheat codes: @ADoAboutThings https://link.civictech.ca/tweet + Biographies: To be announced. + Venue sponsor: The venue and food sponsor for this week is Myplanet! https://www.myplanet.com/ + Check-in details: If you run into any issues, then please send a message to our "doorbell" at[masked] [masked]IX), and the organizers will get a notification. + Accessibility: The building is unfortunately NOT fully accessible, and has 3 interior steps. The building has a barrier-free courtyard entrance that you can reach from either Adelaide (a few doors east), or from George St on north side. + About us: Our weekly civic tech hacknights bring together designers, coders, urban planners, government staff, mappers, policy-makers, students, communications strategists, and all other Torontonians who share an interest in making Toronto more responsive, prosperous, sustainable and equitable, through design, tech, and data. (Coders are welcome, but you don’t have to be a coder to contribute!) Come and be part of it! + Agenda: 6:30-7: Welcome and intros 7-7:30: Presentation and Q&A/discussion 7:30-9: Breakout groups (make something!) For more info, visit http://civictech.ca Here's our Code of Conduct: http://civictech.ca/about-us Hope to see you Tuesday! **

  • Civic Hacknight #195 with Jackie Lu: NYC Parks & Rec

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    Topic: NYC Parks Tree Survey Come help us chip away at civic problems by combining technology with the power of our community. We've got everything you need for a perfect Tuesday night: a presentation to learn from, some projects to work on, and pizza (or other food) to snack on! + Presenters: Jackie Lu, Associate Director, Public Realm, Sidewalk Labs (Past: Director of Data Analytics, NYC Parks & Rec) + Social media cheat codes: @jackiewtlu @NYCParks https://link.civictech.ca/tweet + Biographies: To be announced. + Venue sponsor: The venue and food sponsor for this week is Myplanet! https://www.myplanet.com/ + Check-in details: If you run into any issues, then please send a message to our "doorbell" at[masked] [masked]IX), and the organizers will get a notification. + Accessibility: The building is unfortunately NOT fully accessible, and has 3 interior steps. The building has a barrier-free courtyard entrance that you can reach from either Adelaide (a few doors east), or from George St on north side. + About us: Our weekly civic tech hacknights bring together designers, coders, urban planners, government staff, mappers, policy-makers, students, communications strategists, and all other Torontonians who share an interest in making Toronto more responsive, prosperous, sustainable and equitable, through design, tech, and data. (Coders are welcome, but you don’t have to be a coder to contribute!) Come and be part of it! + Agenda: 6:30-7: Welcome and intros 7-7:30: Presentation and Q&A/discussion 7:30-9: Breakout groups (make something!) For more info, visit http://civictech.ca Here's our Code of Conduct: http://civictech.ca/about-us Hope to see you Tuesday! **

  • CTTO Organizer Meeting

    Brookfield Institute

    Monthly organizer meeting for Civic Tech Toronto. Our big theme this month is branding and comms! *This is not a Civic Tech Toronto hacknight event.* What we do: - Plan next month's series of Civic Tech hacknights - Maintain and support the Civic Tech Toronto organization - Find new ways to do things Anyone who has come to a Tuesday night hacknight is welcome to attend! An online option is also available, for those who aren't able to attend in-person. Look out for the link to the online option on our Slack group, in #organizing-open

  • Civic Hacknight #196 with Matt Stempeck: Civic Tech Field Guide

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    Topic: The Civic Tech Field Guide https://civictech.guide/ The Civic Tech Field Guide (http://civictech.guide) is an open collection of over 2,000 civic tech entities, from apps to data standards to funders, built and maintained by Civic Hall. We've leveraged the Field Guide to produce a timeline of civic tech projects, spanning from 1994 through 2018. The timeline traces the evolution of our growing field, including the civic hacking meetup boom, and an apparent slowdown in new project launch rate in recent years. Come explore the civic tech timeline, and add your projects to it if they're not already represented. Come help us chip away at civic problems by combining technology with the power of our community. We've got everything you need for a perfect Tuesday night: a presentation to learn from, some projects to work on, and pizza (or other food) to snack on! + Presenters: Matt Stempeck, Senior Researcher, Civic Hall NYC + Social media cheat codes: @mstem @civictechguide @biffud @CivicHall #civictech https://link.civictech.ca/tweet + Biographies: Matt Stempeck has been researching and building civic technology since 2005. He worked on, with, and in electoral and advocacy campaigns, governments, big tech companies, academia, and journalism. + Venue sponsor: To be announced. + Check-in details: If you run into any issues, then please send a message to our "doorbell" at[masked] [masked]IX), and the organizers will get a notification. + Accessibility: To be announced. + About us: Our weekly civic tech hacknights bring together designers, coders, urban planners, government staff, mappers, policy-makers, students, communications strategists, and all other Torontonians who share an interest in making Toronto more responsive, prosperous, sustainable and equitable, through design, tech, and data. (Coders are welcome, but you don’t have to be a coder to contribute!) Come and be part of it! + Agenda: 6:30-7: Welcome and intros 7-7:30: Presentation and Q&A/discussion 7:30-9: Breakout groups (make something!) For more info, visit http://civictech.ca Here's our Code of Conduct: http://civictech.ca/about-us Hope to see you Tuesday! **

  • Civic hacknight

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    Come help us chip away at civic problems by combining technology with the power of our community. We've got everything you need for a perfect Tuesday night: a presentation to learn from, some projects to work on, and pizza (or other food) to snack on! + Presenter: To be announced + Social Media Cheat Codes: To be announced + Biographies: To be announced + Venue Sponsor: To be announced + Check-in details: To be announced. If you run into any issues, then please send a message to our "doorbell" at[masked] (780-6LAB-6IX), and the organizers will get a notification. + Accessibility: To be announced + About Us: Our weekly civic tech hacknights bring together designers, coders, urban planners, government staff, mappers, policy-makers, students, communications strategists, and all other Torontonians who share an interest in making Toronto more responsive, prosperous, sustainable and equitable, through design, tech, and data. (Coders are welcome, but you don’t have to be a coder to contribute!) Come and be part of it! + Agenda: 6:30-7: Welcome and intros 7-7:30: Presentation and Q&A/discussion 7:30-9: Breakout groups (go make something!) For more info, visit http://civictech.ca Here's our Code of Conduct: http://civictech.ca/about-us Hope to see you Tuesday!

  • Civic hacknight

    Needs a location

    Come help us chip away at civic problems by combining technology with the power of our community. We've got everything you need for a perfect Tuesday night: a presentation to learn from, some projects to work on, and pizza (or other food) to snack on! + Presenter: To be announced + Social Media Cheat Codes: To be announced + Biographies: To be announced + Venue Sponsor: To be announced + Check-in details: To be announced. If you run into any issues, then please send a message to our "doorbell" at[masked] (780-6LAB-6IX), and the organizers will get a notification. + Accessibility: To be announced + About Us: Our weekly civic tech hacknights bring together designers, coders, urban planners, government staff, mappers, policy-makers, students, communications strategists, and all other Torontonians who share an interest in making Toronto more responsive, prosperous, sustainable and equitable, through design, tech, and data. (Coders are welcome, but you don’t have to be a coder to contribute!) Come and be part of it! + Agenda: 6:30-7: Welcome and intros 7-7:30: Presentation and Q&A/discussion 7:30-9: Breakout groups (go make something!) For more info, visit http://civictech.ca Here's our Code of Conduct: http://civictech.ca/about-us Hope to see you Tuesday!

  • Civic hacknight

    Needs a location

    Come help us chip away at civic problems by combining technology with the power of our community. We've got everything you need for a perfect Tuesday night: a presentation to learn from, some projects to work on, and pizza (or other food) to snack on! + Presenter: To be announced + Social Media Cheat Codes: To be announced + Biographies: To be announced + Venue Sponsor: To be announced + Check-in details: To be announced. If you run into any issues, then please send a message to our "doorbell" at[masked] (780-6LAB-6IX), and the organizers will get a notification. + Accessibility: To be announced + About Us: Our weekly civic tech hacknights bring together designers, coders, urban planners, government staff, mappers, policy-makers, students, communications strategists, and all other Torontonians who share an interest in making Toronto more responsive, prosperous, sustainable and equitable, through design, tech, and data. (Coders are welcome, but you don’t have to be a coder to contribute!) Come and be part of it! + Agenda: 6:30-7: Welcome and intros 7-7:30: Presentation and Q&A/discussion 7:30-9: Breakout groups (go make something!) For more info, visit http://civictech.ca Here's our Code of Conduct: http://civictech.ca/about-us Hope to see you Tuesday!

  • CTTO Organizer Meeting

    Brookfield Institute

    Monthly organizer meeting for Civic Tech Toronto. Our big theme this month is branding and comms! *This is not a Civic Tech Toronto hacknight event.* What we do: - Plan next month's series of Civic Tech hacknights - Maintain and support the Civic Tech Toronto organization - Find new ways to do things Anyone who has come to a Tuesday night hacknight is welcome to attend! An online option is also available, for those who aren't able to attend in-person. Look out for the link to the online option on our Slack group, in #organizing-open