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6:00pm Tuesday, December 17, 2019

#378 It's the Chi Hack Night Holiday Party!!

We've been working hard all year long and now it's time to celebrate the close of 2019 with a very special Chi Hack Night holiday party!! Come mix and mingle with your fellow data enthusiasts, policy wonks, software afficionados, and curious citizens.

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Introducing the Chi Hack Night Board of Directors

Introducing the Chi Hack Night Board of Directors

Apr 11, 2019 by Derek Eder

We announced in November 2018 that after almost 7 years and 300 events, Chi Hack Night was forming as a non-profit. Since then, we’ve been hard at work behind the scenes forming our new organization. Today, we are excited to announce a major step on that journey: our first Board of Directors!

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Join us every Tuesday from 6-10pm on the 8th floor of the Merchandise Mart to hear from amazing speakers, and learn by doing! Everyone is welcome!

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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Chi Hack Night is a central hub for Chicago's civic tech community. Here's the three best ways to get involved:

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Chi Hack Night is a non-profit organization, run by our Board of Directors, hosted at Braintree and supported by our amazing sponsors and donors.

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