Civic hacknight with Avery Au & Mari Zhou: Law & Design CoLab

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Presenter: Avery Au & Mari Zhou, Law & Design CoLab

Civic Tech Toronto's very own Law & Design CoLab are a team of volunteers that works to bring more design thinking and cross-sector collaboration to Ontario’s justice sector. The team conceives, scopes, and runs projects in partnership with people and organizations who are working to improve access to justice in Ontario. Tonight we're excited to be getting an update on the wrap-up of their very first project, and a preview of what they're up to next!

http://lawdesigncolab.ca

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*** THIS MONTH'S VENUE SPONSOR:

George Brown College (venue) & Sidewalk Labs (food)

George Brown College:

https://www.georgebrown.ca

George Brown College equips students with the skills, industry experience and credentials to pursue the careers of their choice. Balancing work, home and education is easy at George Brown with full-time, part-time and continuing education programs to suit your availability and allowing you to work towards a diploma, degree or certificate.

Sidewalk Labs:

https://sidewalktoronto.ca/

Sidewalk Labs is an Alphabet company that imagines, designs, tests, and builds urban innovations to help cities meet their biggest challenges. They are designing a district in Toronto’s Eastern Waterfront to tackle the challenges of urban growth, working in partnership with the tri-government agency Waterfront Toronto and the local community. This joint effort, called Sidewalk Toronto, aims to make Toronto the global hub for urban innovation.

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 (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!