Code for Oakland 2012: Building our Civic Web
Saturday, July 21, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM (PDT)
Oakland, United States
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Please note the new registration and breakfast time of 8:30!
Come win $5,000 in prize money for your ideas!
Over $5,000 in prizes will be awarded, including two $1,000 awards for the top teams, one of which comes with a special support package from Socrata.
What will happen at the event?
This will be a day of talking, brainstorming, planning and hacking. We will:
Show and share the great apps built last year, and to discuss how we can sustain and scale their use in our city
Build connections between potential collaborators who want to build useful apps for local people and need to fill out their team/skills
Encourage the exchange of experiences, expertise and ideas between those involved in leading open government data initiatives around the East Bay and nearby.
Build & Hack new apps, tools and solutions driven by real needs and problems in our city
Celebrate we'll end the event with a happy hour at a nearby watering hole to network, share and relax.
Engage On Sunday we will have some team events to get even more involved- stay tuned as we develop some ultra geeky but ultra fun events for everyone! Hint- Max Ogden and Matt Senate are conspiring...
Sustain We will be providing a light breakfast, plenty of caffiene and a great lunch and plenty of snacks.
*** We've updated our ticket options, please contact us if there are any concerns about this change!
Sponsors for the event are still being accepted; the current list includes title sponsor Ask.com, Code for America, The Mitch and Frieda Kapor Foundation, Neighborland, Oakland Local, The Oakland Tribune/Bay Area News Group, The Lake Merritt/Uptown Association, Open Shift/Red hat, Pandora, Socrata, 2.Oakland, The City of Oakland,The Swig Company , Tumis Design, and Urban Strategies Council.
SATURDAY, JULY 21, 8:30-6 PM
Kaiser Center, Theater Lobby
300 Lakeside Dr
Oakland, CA 94620
CODE FOR OAKLAND http://codeforoakland.org/
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