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Code for America: Austin Meetup

Code for America

Friday, July 15, 2011 at 6:00 PM - Monday, August 15, 2011 at 8:00 PM (CDT)

Code for America: Austin Meetup

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“I think it would be good if Austin could work with Code for America fellows and create new applications for our community… I know Austin’s tech community will be very interested in the Fellowship program – it’s a great opportunity."
- Mayor Lee Leffingwell

Code for America is coming to Austin! On July 15, 2011, Come enjoy a drink and learn about what Code for America and the City of Austin are planning on making happen next year -- how we're trying to leverage technology to make the city more engaging and transparent -- and how you can be apart of it by applying to be a Code for America fellow

Happy hour at La Condesa
5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, July 15, 2011
400 W. Second St., Austin, Texas
Free valet parking with validation available.

You can learn more about the Austin project online: http://codeforamerica.org/austin

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The Code for America Fellowship

Code for America is now accepting applications for its 2012 fellowship. If you’re a developer, designer, researcher, or entrepreneur who wants to make a difference, this is your opportunity to build a new generation of Gov 2.0 apps to make city governments work better. CfA fellows get a crash course in how cities work, mentorship and networking with the top names in tech and government, and a platform to launch companies and careers that will bring long-term innovation to the public sector. They also get a living-wage stipend, travel expenses, and healthcare for the year. Most of all, they get the chance to be heroes.

Applications are due July 31, 2011. Apply now: http://codeforamerica.org/apply

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Area tech group or company willing to partner to help out or spread the word? Please get in touch: abhi@codeforamerica.org

Have questions about Code for America: Austin Meetup? Contact Code for America

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La Condesa
400 W. Second Street
Austin, TX 78701

Friday, July 15, 2011 at 6:00 PM - Monday, August 15, 2011 at 8:00 PM (CDT)


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Code for America

Code for America believes government can work for the people, by the people in the 21st century.

We build open source technology and organize a network of people dedicated to making government services simple, effective, and easy to use.

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