Think Vision Architecture's Metropolis: July 21 @ Oakland City Hall: Civic Hacking, Data Brigades, Co-Creating Elegant Data & the Rise of Open City Platforms

Season 2: Episode 7

"Civic Hacking, Data Brigades, Co-Creating Elegant Data & the Rise of Open City Platforms"

Keys: Smart Data, Transparency, Open Data, Civic Hacking, Open Data Cities

Facilitator & Panelists:

  • Stephanie Hayden, CEO Vision Architecture, Inc.
  • Michael Ford, City of Oakland Public Works & Dept. Transportation
  • Neil Planchon, Co-Chair Code for America Open Oakland Brigade

Join us to hear from leaders in Open Data, Civic Hacking groups, Data Science, and government to learn about the problems they are trying to solve and to contribute to new answers and solutions.

  • Is traditional government really adopting open data transparency and is the data being provided useful for constituents?
  • Example projects from Code for America’s and OpenOakland Civic Hacking Brigade
  • Are constituents accomplishing what they intend when co-design new government business models?  What’s next?

Other July Events:

  • 4: Fireworks and Parades, Oakland City Hall Closed