Jordan’s attending this half-day conference, examining issues raised by the history and ubiquity of bikes in Brooklyn on March 22, 2013 starting at 8:30 AM
Jordan Hare will attend at the Open Tech NYC Conference 2013.
Aaron Ogle will give a talk about Leaflet at the philly.js meetup.
Bring your projects and ideas for projects. Work alongside others interested in the intersection of planning and technology. All are welcome!
At OpenPlans, we’re always on the lookout for innovative thinkers to join our Fellows Program and to help us develop next generation tools for urban planning.
The Three Essential Rules for Building Better Civic Tech: The emphasis on co-design and co-creation in the Living Cities Field Scan is a step in the right direction, though we feel the scan would have benefited from following this practice itself. Based on our experience, following we provide concrete advice for outreach and harmonization with the Read more…
The last two weeks have provided simulated views of real cities, simulated views of simulated cities, and new views on old words and old designs. Here’s some of the things we were chatting about in the office this week.
The Atlantic Cities calls us out for being the open-data-loving geeks that we knew we are in “A Mad Lib for Urban Dreamers“. @ifweknew_
Stomping Ground poses a question to children, asking if they feel safe or unsafe walking around in their neighborhood, for example on their walk to school.
Join us at OpenPlans HQ for drinks and chat about planning and tech. Some of us are on the #planningtech Google Group, but it’s been quiet recent. Let’s meet up and share what’s been happening and what we’re all, ahem, planning on doing.