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Derek Eder - What Problems Can Tech Solve?

Event Type
Other
Sponsor
Department of Urban and Regional Planning and the CyberGIS Center for Advanced Digital and Spatial Studies
Location
 Room 225 Temple Hoyne Buell Hall
Date
Apr 11, 2016   11:30 am - 12:30 pm  
Speaker
Derek is an entrepreneur, developer and one of the leaders of the civic technology community in Chicago. He is founder and partner at DataMade, a company that tells stories and builds tools with data, co-founder of Open City, a collective that makes civic apps to improve transparency and understanding of our government, and organizer for the Chi Hack Night, America's premier weekly event for building civic technology with open data.  He has built and collaborated on dozens of civic and data applications including 2nd City Zoning, Chicago Lobbyists, Look at Cook, Chicago Councilmatic and Dedupe.
Cost
Free

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