Open Data Day hackathon
open data day is an international open data hackathon!
everyone is invited! there will be free snacks, drinks and beer courtesy of yolink labs!
venue note: please enter the Olympic Mills building on the Stark St side! if you have trouble getting in you can call max at 503 869 3861
want to come? you don't have to be a coder! check out http://www.opendataday.org for details
From opendataday.org: "It’s a gathering of citizens in cities around the world to write applications using open public data to show support for and encourage the adoption open data policies by the world's local, regional and national governments.
Learn more about open data.
Find out how your local and national government could do more to release open data.
Meet & network with tons of cool people in your city and around the world.
Voice your opinion & share your ideas with the people and media attending.
Find out about apps being created, and get to play around with them as well.
Help out with parts of the conceptualization, creation, design, advertisement and testing of apps.
Think about how data can help with global development, and even start a project for Apps for Development.
Conduct an open tutorial sessions around designing apps like learning how to customize google maps to show the data you want to show.
Have lots and lots of fun."
follow @maxogden for details!