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Personal Democracy Forum 2017

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Welcome to Civic Hall, a one-of-a-kind collaboration center for the world’s civic innovators. We are a community space where social entrepreneurs, change-makers, government employees, hackers, academics, journalists, and artists can share knowledge, build tools, and solve problems together. 

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  • December 11, 2017

    12:30pm - 2:00pm

    PRESS INSIDE OUT with Issie Lapowsky of WIRED

    Location: Cafe

    In our Press Inside Out series, Civic Hall interviews reporters from your favorite outlets to find out what makes news and what doesn’t. Attend this free event and gain new insight and tips on how to successfully package and deliver stories.

  • December 11, 2017

    5:00pm - 7:00pm

    Girl Meets (Civic Tech) World

    Location: Cafe

    Girl Meets Civic Tech World (GMCTW) is a new professional networking event hosted by Civic Women. GMCTW is for college students, entry-level professionals, and individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in civic tech. Our goal is to provide attendees with invaluable advice and resources, which will help them make confident and informed career decisions.

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  • Best Practices

    The ten-person nonprofit leading the fight to save net neutrality; Facebook's cozy relationship with a leader best known for his death squads; and more.

  • Reknitting

    Bad faith outrage and the real threat it poses to free speech; how Facebook's algorithm hijacked a company to sell leashes for hamsters; and more.

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