Category Archives: Conference resources

Tech for Justice Hackathon+ Austin: Results, storify, links, and resources

Tech for Justice Hackathon+ Austin was held February 21-22, 2015 in Austin, Texas, USA. The event was organized by the Internet Bar Organization. Video describing the results and winners of the event is available at: ustream.tv/recorded/59169768 Video of the project … Continue reading

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Hackathon on Police Brutality Data in Los Angeles County: Storify, links, and resources

Hackathon on Police Brutality Data in Los Angeles County was held 14 February 2015 at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA. Projects worked on at the event are listed at: http://www.poihomicides.org/projects.html The event was organized by the UCLA Department of Information … Continue reading

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Hack4Congress Legislative Hackathon and Conference: Results, storify, links, and resources

#Hack4Congress: A “Not-Just-for-Technologists” Event to Fix Congress with the OpenGov Foundation — a legislative hackathon — was held January 30-February 1, 2015, at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. The event’s Website is available at: http://www.ash.harvard.edu/Home/Challenges-to-Democracy/Events/Hack4Congress The winners … Continue reading

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Cambridge Workshops on Legal Aspects of Blockchain Technologies: Storify, links, and resources

Two workshops on legal aspects of blockchain technologies were held in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, 15-18 January 2015, at MIT and Harvard’s Berkman Center. January 15-16, 2015: Technical and Legal Workshop: Blockchain: Cryptocurrencies and Distributed Ledgers, at MIT Media Lab January … Continue reading

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LSC TIG 2015: Technology Initiative Grants Conference: Storify, links, and resources

LSC TIG 2015: U.S. Legal Services Corporation’s Technology Initiative Grants Conference 2015, was held 14-16 January 2015 in San Antonio, Texas, USA. Click here for the conference Website. The conference program is available at: 2015tig.sched.org/ One Twitter hashtag for the … Continue reading

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Open Law Hacking Project: Results, storify, links, and resources

Results of Open Law — an extended legal hacking project — were announced at a ceremony at DILA in Paris on 17 December 2014. The winning applications were: First prize: DataAsso, developed by Marc Sallières and Jean Karinthi Second prize: … Continue reading

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Open Law Legal Hacking Project: Presentations of results

Presentations of technology projects developed as part of the Open Law legal hacking project were given at an event held 11 December 2014 at DILA in Paris. Videos of the presentations are available at: http://www.dailymotion.com/playlist/x3hyc5_DILA_open-law-le-droit-ouvert/ Prizes are scheduled to be … Continue reading

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