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The Civic Hacker Summit
Free Virtual Event | November 5-6, 2021

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Friday, November 5, 2021 | DAY 1


9:00 AM Pacific


Lori McNeill

Founder & Host of Civic Hacker Summit

Opening Remarks

Technical Track

Practical Track


Samuel Sinyangwe

Mapping Police Violence | Police Scorecard

Data-Driven Solutions to End Police Violence

9:30 AM Pacific

Rachel Brown

Rachel Brown

Over Zero

Diffusing Hate and Counteracting Dangerous Speech


Dr. Christina Colclough

Why Not Lab

Building the WorkerTech Ecosystem

10:30 AM Pacific

Allen Hillery

Allen Hillery

Be Data Lit

Connecting People with Data Stories, Past and Present

Anthony Starks

Anthony Starks

Independent Developer/Designer

Art+Code for Impact

11:30 AM Pacific

Alanna Irving

Alanna Irving

Open Collective Foundation
Open Collective Inc

Reclaiming the Power of Money for the New Generation of Communities

Networking Lunch Break

12:30 PM Pacific

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Join Us LIVE for Virtual Networking

Meet some of the other attendees in a fun, interactive session!


Rich Yap


Using Crowdsourced Data to Spread Good Karma

1:30 PM Pacific


Hugo Seureau


Actionable Tech for DEI

Day 1 Plenary Session

2:30 PM Pacific

Matt Scott Let's Care

Matt Scott

Let's Care

Identity, Inclusion, and Inspiration

Saturday November 6th, 2021 | DAY 2


Day 2 Plenary Session

9:00 AM Pacific

Kathy Cheng Exygy

Kathy Cheng


Bloom Housing: Leveraging Data for Affordable Housing Applicants, Developers, and Jurisdictions

Technical Track

Practical Track

Lia Bolden US Census Bureau

Lia Bolden

US Census Bureau

The Census Academy

10:00 AM Pacific


Andrew Means

Good Tech Fest

Improving the Social Sector Using Data and Tech

Jan Ainali

Jan Ainali


Using Wikidata to Connect Constituents With Their Government

11:00 AM Pacific


Deb Halliday

Halliday and Associates

Putting Data to Work for Impact in Rural Communities


Ricardo Miron

Codeando Mexico

Leading Civic Hacking and Open Data Initiatives in Latin America

12:00 PM Pacific


Max Lynam

Using AI to Meet the Global Goals

Closing Sessions

1:00 PM Pacific


Alexandra Pittman, PhD

ImpactMapper | HERO Index

Creating and Communicating Stories of Change

2:00 PM Pacific

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Channing Nesbitt

Tableau Foundation

Doing No Harm: A Closer Look at the Racial Justice Data Hub

3:00 PM Pacific


Lori McNeill

Founder & Host of Civic Hacker Summit

(All Together Now...) "Problems Have Solutions"