WEBCAST MAR 18 – NYC School of Data 2023

isoc liveOn Saturday March 18 2023 BetaNYC hosts NYC School of Data 2023 at CUNY School of Law in Queens. This year’s event celebrates the 11th anniversary of the City’s transformative open data law and concludes NYC Open Data Week 2023. NYC School of data is a community driven conference with a focus on open data, civic technology, and service design.

The main stage will be webcast live via a partnership with the Internet Society New York Chapter. Other tracks will be recorded and made available via the BetaNYC YouTube channel.

FULL PROGRAM: nycsodata23.sched.com

LIVESTREAM (all times EDT = UTC-4)

10:00 Opening Session and Keynote
Kristen Gonzalez, Chair, Internet and Technology Committee, State Senate
Julie Won, Chair, Committee on Contracts, NYC City Council
Jennifer Gutiérrez, Chair, Technology Committee, NYC City Council
Sudha Setty, Dean, CUNY Law School
Martha Norrick, Chief Analytics Officer, NYC Office of Data & Analytics
Keesha Gaskins-Nathan, Program Director, Democratic Practice–United States, Rockefeller Brothers Fund
Noel Hidalgo, Executive Director, BetaNYC

11:30 How to Advocate for Transparency Laws: Lessons from the MTA Open Data Act
Danny Pearlstein, Policy and Communications Director, Riders Alliance
Robert Carroll, Assemblymember, New York State Assembly
Jessica Ramos, Senator, New York State Senate
Rachael Fauss, Senior Policy Advisor, Reinvent Albany

13:45 Open Data Discotech: Lightning talks about open data, tools and analyses BY and FOR our community!
Erik Brown, BetaNYC
Lizzie Alvarado Ford, Solutions Engineer, Retool
Jonathan Gao, CUNY
Joel Natividad, co-founder/principal, DatHere
Kyla Browne, Civic Innovation Fellow, BetaNYC
MOD: Dimitri Mimy, Civic Innovation Apprentice, BetaNYC

15:00 How THE CITY Uses Open Data to Cover the City
Suhail Bhat, The City
Sam Rabiyah, The City
Anjali Tsui, The City
MOD: Scott Klein

16:15 Transforming Data into Action: How Planners, Agencies, and Organizations are Using Open Data to create Spatial Equity
Winnie Shen, NYC Department of City Planning
Sara Shoener, NYC Mayor’s Office for Economic Development
Juan Restrepo, Senior Organizer – Transportation Alternatives
Dr. Shango A. Blake, Co-Executive Director, NYC Speaks
MOD: Andrew Buck, AICP – Moderator | Senior Urban Planner & Technology – VHB

5:30pm Closing Session
Kate Nicholson, Director of Partnerships and Programs, BetaNYC
Gabby Langston, Civic Innovation Apprentice, Beta NYC
Aryanna Holder, Data Coordinator, NYC OTI
Zachary Feder, Open Data Program Manager, NYC
Noel Hidalgo, Executive Director, BetaNYC

LIVESTREAM: http://livestream.com/internetsociety/nycsodata2023

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