- International Open Data Day 2020 hackathon
Save the date and celebrate Open Data Day 2020 (http://opendataday.org) with us on Saturday 7th March. Open Data Day is an international annual event for data enthusiasts to connect and build solutions to complex social issues together with the community by using open data. For the tenth time, groups from around the world will create local events on the day where they will use open data in their communities. It is an opportunity to show the benefits of open data and encourage the adoption of open data policies in government, business, and civic-tech society. OpenColumbus (a Code for America brigade) is excited to invite you all again in Columbus for the second time to participate in this global event. Who can participate - All skill sets are welcomed, checkout https://opendataday.org/#who Schedule (draft) 8:30 - Doors open and coffee and light breakfast 9:00 - Welcome and Intros 9:30 - Information about open data sets and use cases 10:30 - Group project work starts 12:00 - Lunch 1:00 - Continue group projects 4:30 - Final updates 5:00 - Event ends Thanks to Chris Steele and Kim Preece for hosting us at Improving their and sponsorship. The hashtags for the event are #OpenDataDay and #ODD2020.