Overview for CityCamp NC 2015

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Thursday, June 11, 6:00-9:00 pm

Lightning talks and Taste of CityCampNC @ HQ Raleigh (310 S Harrington St, Raleigh, NC 27601)

Food: Thursday’s dinner is pizza coming from Donato’s at Seaboard Station.

5:00pm – 6:00pm — Registration
5:00pm – 6:00pm — Networking & Food
6:00pm – 6:15pm — Welcome Jason Hibbets, CityCamp NC Co-Chair
6:15pm – 6:35pm — Taste of CityCamp NC, Jason Hibbets + Brigades: Asheville, Durham, Greensboro, Raleigh
6:35pm – 6:45pm — ESRI: Developer Resources & Special Prize ESRI
6:45pm – 7:00pm — Break (food and beverages, bio break)
7:00pm – 7:15pm — Lightning talk intro Jason Hibbets | Emcee, Bonner Gaylord
7:15pm – 7:22pm — Speaker 1: Jedidiah Gant—Citizen Informed: Hybrid Media Infrastructure in Raleigh
7:23pm – 7:30pm — Speaker 2: Kim Johnson—Go Triangle and Citizen Engagement
7:31pm – 7:38pm — Speaker 3: Allison Warren-Barbour—Real Solutions, Transformative Change
7:39pm – 7:46pm — Speaker 4: Lawrence Abeyta—Open Data, Mobile, and Beacons – Oh My!
7:47pm – 7:54pm — Speaker 5: Zeydy Ortiz—Exploring CitySDK
7:55pm – 8:02pm — Speaker 6: Sarah Kahn—Engaging Women in the Tech Community
8:03pm – 8:10pm — Speaker 7: Alex Gibson—Mass Transit is Failing You
8:11pm – 8:18pm — Speaker 8: Caroline Sullivan—Open Data in County Government
8:19pm – 8:26pm — Speaker 9: Twyla McDermott—Citygram: From Geek Speak to Human Speak
8:27pm – 8:34pm — Speaker 10: Surprise speaker
8:35pm – 8:37pm Wrap-up lightning talks, Bonner Gaylord
8:38pm – 8:44pm NC Datapalooza preview, Zach Ambrose
8:45pm – 9:00pm — Closing remarks, Jason Hibbets
9:00pm – 11:00pm — After Party @ Boxcar

We’ve created a hackpad for everyone to keep their notes on.

Friday, June 12 – 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

GIS Panel, Keynote, Unconference @ Wake County Commons Building (4011 Carya Dr, Raleigh, NC 27610)

Food: Friday’s breakfast comes at us from the awesome Yellow Dog Bread Co.

We’ve created a hackpad for everyone to keep their notes on.

8:00am – 9:00am — Registratoin, breakfast, networking
9:00am – 9:15am — Welcome, Jason Hibbets
9:15am – 9:20am — Emcee, thank sponsors and volunteers Todd Lewis
9:20am – 09:50am — GIS Panel ESRI + panelists
9:50am – 10:00am — NC Datapalooza info, Zach Ambrose + Reid Serozi
10:00am – 10:10am — Kramden Institute: Bridging the Digital Divide, Marshall Burkes
10:10am – 10:25am — Break
10:30am – 11:00am — Keynote, Mark Headd
11:00am – 11:05am — What’s a good pitch?, Jason Hibbets
11:05am – 11:45am — CityCamp NC pitches
11:45am – 12:00pm — Voting
12:00pm – 12:45pm — Lunch
12:45pm – 1:00pm — Explain unconference schedule + competition
1:00pm – 1:50pm — Unconference – Round 1 Sessions
2:00pm – 2:50pm — Unconference – Round 2 Sessions
3:00pm – 3:50pm — Unconference – Round 3 Sessions
4:00pm – 4:50pm — Unconference – Round 4 Sessions
5:00pm – 5:10pm — Closing Todd Lewis + Jason Hibbets
5:30pm – 7:00pm — Dinner and after party – Tyler’s Tap Room (18 Seaboard Ave #150, Raleigh, NC 27604)

Unconference sessions being pitched

  • Triangle Wiki 101 (How to use LocalWiki)
  • Intro to AppCityLife
  • Crowdsourcing disaster response
  • Affordable housing Internet access
  • Agile development for government
  • Intro to ArcGIS
  • Ground zero for open data
  • Intro to GitHub (aka GitHub 101)
  • Intro to Waffle.io (the tool that helped us plan CityCamp)

Saturday, June 13 – 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Build day, hackathon, and National Day of Civic Hacking @ Wake County Commons Building (4011 Carya Dr, Raleigh, NC 27610)

Food: For Saturday’s breakfast, we have the equally inspiring Breugger’s Bagels providing breakfast.

Team presentations will be from 3:00pm to 5:00pm

We’ve created a hackpad for everyone to keep their notes on.

8:00am – 9:00am — Breakfast, networking, team formation
9:00am – 9:10am — Welcome, Todd Lewis + Jason Hibbets
9:10am – 9:30am — Competition team pitches, Code for America Brigade project pitches
9:30am – 3:00pm — National Day of Civic Hacking, Code for America brigades
9:30am – 3:00pm — Build day, CitCamp NC teams
9:30am – 12:30pm — Intro to HTML/CSS, Girl Develop It, Lisa Smith
9:30am – 12:30pm — AppCityLife workshop
10:00am — Team submissions due
1:30pm – 5:00pm — Intro to Python, Girl Develop It, Caleb Smith
3:00pm – 5:00pm — Presentations/Awards Attendees
5:00pm — Closing & Thanks, Todd Lewis + Jason Hibbets

There are four tracks for the hackathon:

Want to learn how to build your own website? Already have your own Tumblr/WordPress/etc site, but want to have more control over it? Have you ever wanted to learn to a programming language?

Girl Develop It will be hosting two training sessions. Intro to HTML/CSS and Intro to Python. Both of these require separate registration through meetup.com.