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Project Accelerator

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Hey Data Do-Gooders! Gear up for the first Project Accelerator of the year!
Mark your calendars for June 10, 2018 and get ready to interact with our nonprofit partners to help them on their journey of using data for social good.

We will start the session by inviting our nonprofit partners to talk about commonly experienced data challenges. Then, we will form small groups to closely interact with the representatives from these nonprofits and ideate together to build impactful solutions.

This event marks the beginning of a Sprint that will include DataJam and DataDive sessions with the partners, leading to long-term projects.

We are excited to be partnering with:
1. Daksh (http://dakshindia.org/)
2. Open City (http://opencity.in/)
3. Pratham Books (http://prathambooks.org/)
4. Safe city (http://safecity.in/)

Agenda:

10:15 am - 10:30 am: Check in

10:30 am - 10:45 am: Introduction to DataKind Bangalore

10:45 am - 12:15 pm: Introduction to our featured nonprofit organizations

12:30 pm - 01:30 pm: Lunch and networking

01:30 pm - 04:00 pm: Break out for group discussions

04:00 pm - 04:45 pm: Reconvene to share learnings, and see how this can be brought forward