Wednesday, May 9, 6–8:30 PM
At our first event, we’ll offer an introduction to the Public Life Data Protocol. Participants will learn about the data sets and then engage in a hands-on workshop testing out the public life tools by measuring the social activity of a nearby public space: Madison Square Park.
Friday, May 11, 6–9 PM
On Friday evening, meet fellow urbanists, technologists, and civic leaders during an evening of public life data talk and mingling. Celebrate the kickoff and form teams.
Saturday, May 12, 8 AM–8:30 PM
On the day of the design sprint, work in teams to tackle essential problems of how technology, and specifically public life data, can improve our knowledge and design of public spaces. Pitch your ideas to our jury of experts. After the event, we’ll celebrate happy hour at a nearby bar.