EVENT: Science and the City Hackfest

February 9, 2013 9:00 amtoFebruary 10, 2013 8:00 am
February 10, 2013
12:00 amto11:00 pm

Science and the City
February 9-10, 2013
9am-11pm each day

A hackfest dedicated to science for cities, in collaboration with CUSP, NYU’s new Center for Urban Science and Progress, and the Citizen Cyberscience Centre.

Topics range from tracking your trash, studying the bacteria in your wallet, preparing for the next hurricane and even putting New York in space.

Pitch your own project, or join a team. Come for a few hours, a whole day or the entire weekend.

For more information and to pitch a project, check out http://www.scienceandthecity.info/

Doors open from 9am to 11pm each day. Project pitches (each max. 5 minutes, 20 slides) at 10am-11am each day. Food and beverages kindly sponsored by CUSP.

Thursday, January 24th, 2013
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