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Environmental Law & Policy Center Design Jam

Environmental Law & Policy Center

Saturday, April 6, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM (CDT)

Chicago, IL

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Chicago Designers! Use Data to Create for the Environment and Win Prizes!


Join the Environmental Law and Policy Center and our amazing team of  judges in a first of its kind event for Chicago. Use open data to create a poster (InDesign file) that engages users and helps explain an environmental opportunity. We will provide the data, expertise, and prizes, and really good food and beverages.

You come connect, create and have fun. This will be the kickoff in a first-of-its kind tool development project bringing together data, design, development and environmental advocacy. Plus, we'll be giving out $4,000 in prize money and more.


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Our team of judges includes:

Jason Kunesh, Obama 2012 Campaign

 Max Temkin, Cards Against Humanity, maxistentialism.com

Billy Carlson, Threadless

Liz Dykes, Manifest Digital

PJ Macklin, formerly EveryBlock.com, SoundSlice.com


Prizes include:

1st Place: $2,500

Plus Lunch with Daniel X. O'Neil, Executive Director of Smart Chicago Collaborative

Plus 3 copies of poster on archival paper


2nd Place: $1,000

Plus 3 copies of poster on archival paper


3rd Place: $500

Plus 3 copies of poster on archival paper


4th Place (2 spots)

3 copies of poster on archival paper


Additional prizes will be available during the day, 


What you need:

A laptop

InDesign

Passion for environmental issues

A free day on April 6th, 2013


Spaces are limited to 30 spots, so register today!


 


Have questions about Environmental Law & Policy Center Design Jam? Contact Environmental Law & Policy Center

When & Where


Manifest Digital
35 E. Wacker Drive
10th Floor
Chicago, IL 60601

Saturday, April 6, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM (CDT)


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Environmental Law & Policy Center

The Environmental Law & Policy Center is the Midwest’s leading public interest environmental legal advocacy and eco-business innovation organization, and among the nation’s leaders. We develop and lead successful strategic advocacy campaigns to improve environmental quality and protect our natural resources. We are public interest environmental entrepreneurs who engage in creative business dealmaking with diverse interests to put into practice our belief that environmental progress and economic development can be achieved together. ELPC’s multidisciplinary staff of talented and experienced public interest attorneys, environmental business specialists, public policy advocates and communications specialists brings a strong and effective combination of skills to solve environmental problems.

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