Hacknight #39: Apr 27 – Civic Tech Projects Presentations: Refugee Sponsorship Project and Toronto Meshnet

Thirty-ninth hacknight – 36 participants. Presenters: Dorothy Eng (Refugee Sponsorship Project) Dawn Walker and Garry Ing (Toronto Meshnet) Matthew Gray (Civic Tech 101) Breakout groups: Civic Tech 101: Matthew Budgetpedia Project: Henrik Toronto Meshnet: Ben Free the Electorate: Peter City of Brains: Kejo Councilmatic: Patrick Community Data Portal: Patrick Death by Traffic:Phil Organizing Refugee Data:[…]

CodeAcross Toronto: Community collaboration in celebration of International Open Data Day

What happens when you mix together 100 Torontonians who share an interest in making their city more prosperous, sustainable and equitable, nine challenging civic problems, and a liberal helping each of technology, design and data? You get CodeAcross Toronto 2016, a hackathon hosted by Civic Tech Toronto and Urban+Digital joining other communities across Canada in[…]

Hacknight #36: Apr 5 – Jenn Hollett

Thirty-sixth hacknight – 79(!) participants Presenter: Jenn Hollett Breakout groups: Civic Tech 101: Gabe Toronto budget project: Henrik WelcomeHomeTO / digital platform: Rachel Toronto Meshnet: Ben City of Brains / how people access mental health services: Mark Refugee private sponsor experience: Russell Lobbyist Registry app: Leon Resource-sharing app – YBIYO: Karekin Ride-share app – Commutero:[…]