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Dec. 30, 2016 8:36 am

Is civic engagement part of your New Year’s resolution? Then check out this meetup

Open Data Delaware plans to celebrate its 2016 accomplishments and plan for 2017.

At the Open Data Challenge 2016.

(Photo by Rana Fayez)

Open Data Delaware wants to celebrate the new year with you at Chelsea Tavern in downtown Wilmington next week as the group celebrates the 20 meetups it hosted last year and maps out ideas for 2017.

The low-key meetup, held on Wednesday, Jan. 4, will include a recap of the open data challenge but if you didn’t participate, the organizers want you to know you’re still welcome to join.

“If you’ve never been to an Open Data Delaware meetup before, this is the perfect time to join us. If you’re one of our regulars … this is still the perfect time to join us. If you’re somewhere between brand new and a regular. .. this is still the perfect time to join us,” said coorganizer Ryan Harrington.

Ring in the New Year with Open Data Delaware

Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017, 5:00 PM

Chelsea Tavern
821 N. Market St. Wilmington, DE

23 Data Ninjas Attending

Last year was phenomenal for the open data and civic tech movement in Delaware.  We led over 20 meetups, we hosted our first National Day of Civic Hacking Event, and the state launched its open data portal.  All of these are huge accomplishments on their own.All of that progress makes us excited for what’s in store for 2017, so we’ll be kicking of…

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Rana Fayez

Rana Fayez was Technical.ly Delaware's lead reporter. She was previously business reporter and digital editor for the Delaware Business Times. In 2015, she won two awards from the Delaware Press Association for her coverage on consumer retail trends and technology news. When not storytelling, she's volunteering or making music.

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