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Civic Engagement & Technology; the perfect marriage

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Hackathons and Open Data have the potential to impact every field. They give people a chance to make changes that companies and even governments sometimes struggle with. They give people a chance to be engaged in ways that were once impossible.

Aashni will not only give you an introduction to this fantastic world, but will also feature a few demos on how these Open Data Hackathons are already changing society.

Key Take Aways

  • What are Hackathons
  • What is Open Data
  • What are examples of these things?
Intermediate Design & Development Session

Speakers

Q: What are speakers required to bring?

Please bring your laptop and any accessories you’d need to hook it up to an HDMI projector. All rooms at Rogers Communication Centre are equipped with an HDMI projector/television. We will have a couple adapters on hand, but we can’t guarantee one for every presenter.

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