Civic Tech Mixer – Open Government and Civic Technology Facebook Group NYC Meetup
10:30am - 12:00pm EDT
Join NYC-area members of the global Open Government and Civic Technology Facebook Group as we mix it up and showcase your interesting projects, apps, and innovations. With over 5000 members from 100+ countries, the New York City region boasts an eclectic membership on one of the world’s most vibrant online exchanges about all things civic tech. Join Steven Clift, the online group’s founder, and Executive Director of Minnesota-based E-Democracy.org for an open exchange. The event will be streamed live via Civic Hall’s Periscope.
What do participants on E-Democracy’s neighborhood forums have to say about impact?
* Depending upon the time available, Steven Clift will share brief highlights from 1300 participant survey responses from across 20+ Neighbors Forums in Minneapolis and Saint Paul. With other proprietary sites holding lessons close to their chest, these research insights are not available elsewhere. Access survey results in advance.
About Steven CliftSteven Clift is @democracy on Twitter. Founder of E-Democracy in 1994 and more recently the 1RadioNews.com start-up, he is an Ashoka Fellow and recognized as a White House Champion of Change for Open Government. He has spoken across 35+ countries and newly plays matchmaker for a non-US investment fund interested in select “govtech” start-ups with customers and ready to scale.