Past Meetup

Code for DC Hacknight

This Meetup is past

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Join us at ISL for a night of civic hacking and discussion!

Tonight's discussion theme is open data.

What is it? Where can I find it and what can I do with it? How might open data change in the near future? How can I make open data better? We'll talk about all this and more this evening.

Hackpad for the event (https://hackpad.com/Code-for-DC-Hacknight-221-423KHPDPwkg) | Submit a New/Preexisting Project to bring to Code For DC's Hacknights! (https://goo.gl/forms/uttxWgHSXNRqQ0M63) Only first two questions require responses.

6:30 - 7:00: Participants arrive and socialize.

7:00 - 7:15: Group introductions and announcements from participants and organizers.

7:15 - 9:00: Discussion Track - Hear talks on the state of open data and how you can get involved.

7:15 - 9:00: Hacking Track - Project teams break out to work. If you are new, join the new member orientation.

~7:30 Food delivered.

9:00 - 9:15 Everyone reconvenes and shares progress and lessons learned over the last two hours. Thank you and goodnight.

9:15 We head out to happy hour.

Notes:

• Bring cash for food and drink! Pay what you can.

If you are new to Code for DC:

• Welcome! We're excited you're here.

• Bring a laptop if you can (it’s ok if you can’t).

• Take a look at our projects (http://codefordc.org/projects).

• Review the Code for DC Code of Conduct (http://codefordc.org/resources/codeofconduct.html).

• Feel free to contact us (http://codefordc.org/contact.html) with any questions, concerns, etc.

• If you had a good time, join Google Group (http://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/dc-cfa-brigade), Slack (https://codefordc.org/joinslack), and this Meetup group to stay in the loop.