Posts Tagged "CodeFest"

Open Data Day 2013

Don’t know what to do on Saturday? Join us at Kwartzlab‘s new digs and work on something open data-related for Open Data Day! Other nearby events are in Toronto, London, and Niagara. Details are at the Open Data Day wiki. It will be Saturday, February 23, from 2pm to 10pm, at Kwartzlab’s new location at […]

City of Waterloo Open Data CodeFest

The City of Waterloo is going public with their open data catalogue next week! To mark the launch, the City is helping host a CodeFest next Saturday, December 1, from 9am to 6pm. Come out and build something! Either by yourself or with a team. Brand new data sets will include: city facilities, detailed park […]

The CodeFest and the Data

If you weren’t at the Open Data CodeFest, here’s what you missed. We started after 11am with an overview and few comments from Garry Bezruki, the City of Waterloo’s Director of Information Management and Technology Services. Open data advocate and consultant Jury Konga worked with the city to put together a developer’s preview of City […]

Preview City of Waterloo Data at Saturday’s CodeFest

This Saturday is the Open Data CodeFest at the University of Waterloo (Facebook event link). In case you needed more reasons to attend, here’s a big one. The City of Waterloo is working on joining the local open data scene, and Saturday will be a chance to get a taste of Waterloo’s open data! It […]

Spring Open Data CodeFest

[Update: posters are available in colour or grayscale.] We’re joining forces with the University of Waterloo Open Data Initiative and the Student Developer Network to host an Open Data CodeFest on Saturday, March 31. Come work on something interesting using open data and meet others in the Waterloo open data community! Bring your laptop and […]

Wrap-up: Open Data CodeFest 1

We had a great turn-out for the first Open Data CodeFest in Waterloo Region. Participants from industry, local government and the open data community joined us at Kwartzlab for a great day of discussion, code and data. Thanks so much to our hosts at Kwartzlab who provided a very cool space with a great creative […]