There's a big civic data conference in Baltimore this week - Baltimore


May 17, 2017 12:56 pm

There’s a big civic data conference in Baltimore this week

Civic hackers, it's networking time! It's the largest-ever annual meeting of the National Neighborhood Indicators Partnership.

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Baltimore is a gathering point for civic tech this week.

The National Neighborhood Indicators Partnership’s¬†annual meeting is being held through Friday at the Lord Baltimore Hotel. It’s the largest-ever gathering of the group, which focuses on getting people access to neighborhood-level data.

The city’s own Baltimore Neighborhood Indicators Alliance and Code for Baltimore are represented. Code for America is also in the house.¬†?

The sessions include panel discussions and chances to dig into the data.

It’s not over when the sessions end. On Saturday, Code for Baltimore is putting together a special Hack Night at the Daily Grind coffeehouse in Fells Point. Guests from Code for America and other national players will be participating. RSVP below.

Hack Night (Special Date/Time!)

Saturday, May 20, 2017, 5:00 PM

Daily Grind Coffee House
1720 Thames St Baltimore, MD

13 Members Attending

Join us for a SPECIAL Hack Night on Saturday May 20th at the Daily Grind. We will focus on continued work on the “Idea Hub” project and additional mini hack challenges.

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Stephen Babcock

Stephen Babcock is Market Editor for Baltimore and DC. A graduate of Northeastern University, he moved to Baltimore following stints in New Orleans and Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. His work has appeared in The New York Times, Baltimore Fishbowl, NOLA Defender, Times-Picayune and the Rio Grande Sun.


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