Open data & community engagement: perspective from Montréal – event recap

Posted on Dec 18, 2013 in Uncategorized
Open data & community engagement: perspective from Montréal – event recap

On Dec 13 2013, Jean-Noé from MontrealOuvert shared with us some great stories about the open data / open government landscape in Montreal, and showed many of MontrealOuvert’s projects. Here’s the video of his presentation, thanks to Bianca Wylie:

 

And here’s his deck:

 

There were a lot of questions at the end that we weren’t able to get to; Jean-Noé (generously!) wrote up answers, which are posted in this Google Doc: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Db0m5EMF3uNy4sg15lG8wqslTE9SiyZRio18zcwYQzM/edit.

Several of us are very interested in organizing a similar group of civic-minded technologists in Toronto — if you have ideas and/or you’d like to contribute, please email us: gabe@pwd.ca.

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