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Mateo C Agenda
6:30 - Grab food & chat with a neighbor
6:45 - Intros
7:00 - Announcements
Luq D 7:10 - BASEDEF
7:15 - Project Ideas
  • Build data visualizations for Austin Animal Services!
  • Tool for understanding local voting versus political issues
  • Vote Tracker - 
  • Election Data - the latest data probably won't be available but we could get to know the outlets and formats and stuff
  • Do you have any?
Mateo C 7:20 - Break out into smaller groups
Luq D
  • Civic Tech 101 Orientation
9:00 - Post what you did in the table below:
Name Project BASEDEF What did you do? Link
Luqmaan Instabus Blog I blogged about something for this project. Lorem ipsum, just writing some stuff. http://poop.bike
patisilva Texas Appleseed Website site moved to a new location and cleaned up some of the items that broke during move
Mateo C Intros
  • Preferred pronouns (she/her, they/them, he/him, ze/hir)
Mateo C
  • What brought you here?
  • What skills are you hoping to learn/teach with Open Austin?
  • Passion projects?
  • General Announcements
Luq D Join us on Slack - slack.open-austin.org
Mateo C Code Across America
Saturday, March 5, 2016
Let us know what you'd like to see in a Design focused Idea-thon.
Civic Hack Saturday 
Saturday, March 19, 2016 - 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM 
Urban Co-Lab, 12th & Chicon 
  • Saturday morning on the east side at Urban Co-Lab.
  • Imagine a civic hack night, but not at night time.
March Open Gov & Civic Tech Meetup
  • Police Body Cameras: Technology, Policy, and Advocacy 
by Kathy Mitchell, Texas Electronic Privacy Coalition
Mateo C Monday, March 21, 2016 - 6:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Terrazas Library Branch - 1105 E. Cesar Chavez Street
April Civic Hack Night
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 6:30 PM to 9 PM
Luq D How High is the Water? A Data Visualization Party
By The Texas Tribune and ProPublica 
5 - 7 p.m. on Sunday, March 13 at Umbel.
800 West Cesar Chavez St. B101, Austin, TX 78701
A new data visualization project illustrating Houston's vulnerability to powerful storms.
Hailey P New Campaign Finance Data released on City of Austin data portal:
Bunch of ways to get involved and contribute to a project.
Open Austin Todos
Mateo C
  • Project Notes & Breakouts
Luq D :emoji_1f4a1: github.com/open-austin/project-ideas :emoji_1f4a1: 
Project Updates
CapMetrics - Meeting with CapMetro tomorrow to talk about our route performance data and how we can use it to help them. Also talk about 801 being slower than the 1.
Open Austin Website - Almost there

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