Chicago's weekly event to build, share & learn about civic tech
There will be no Chi Hack Night on Nov 24th
We’ll be taking next week off for Thanksgiving, but we’ll be back on Dec 1st!
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We are a group of thousands of designers, academic researchers, data journalists, activists, policy wonks, web developers and curious citizens who want to make our city more just, equitable, transparent and delightful to live in through data, design and technology. More about us »
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The Chi Hack Night is a central hub for Chicago's civic tech community. The easiest thing you can do get involved is show up to a Tuesday Chi Hack Night.
Until then, here are 3 other ways to get involved:
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Nov 23, 2015 by
The Chi Hack Night has been referenced as the largest, most successful and productive civic hacking community around. This post is my first attempt at synthesizing and sharing our organizing model, starting with 10 lessons we’ve learned over the years.Read more »