(1) for organizations: Can members of your organization participate and/or serve as community co-sponsor This would not require any funding commitment, but partnership requires promoting this program to your network and helping maximize participation of them.
(2) for individuals: Can you participate and help spread the word to your network?
The Why: Innovation, particularly in the technology industry, pushes new ideas and solutions to the forefront of every sector and civic issue area. ABA JusticeHack is designed to facilitate and enhance collaboration and out-of-the-box thinking among the various individuals and entities that work tirelessly to identify solutions to the many problems affecting our justice system.
Topic: Law Enforcement & Communities of Color: Building Alliances
Details: ABA JusticeHack Miami is free. All meals and refreshments, including breakfast, lunch, snacks and evening lite bites are complimentary. Prizes and Judges to be announced soon. Watch the ABA JusticeHack Miami 2017 Video for more details.
If yes, please contact me via email to confirm and offer additional suggestions, connections or ideas. For logistics related questions, you may also contact Sharris Davis, Program Assistant for the Coalition on Racial and Ethnic Justice at: Sharris.Davis@americanbar.org.
Please also share this event, and the attached flyer, with your broader network and encourage members of your organization to RSVP here.
ABA JusticeHack Miami 2.0: “Law Enforcement & Communities of Color: Building Alliances” Saturday, February 10, 2018 at at CIC MIAMI @ CONVERGE, 1951 NW 7th Avenue, Miami, FL, 33136.
Participating co-sponsors: the American Bar Association’s Coalition on Racial & Ethnic Justice, Venture Cafe Miami, Black Tech Week, UMiami Innovation, CIC Miami, City of Miami Community Advisory Board, Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. Bar Association, and more!
Full Day Hackathon Schedule:
8:00 a.m. – Arrival and Registration
9:00 a.m. – Ideation & Issue Exploration Session
11:30 a.m. – Working lunch and Team Planning
12:15 p.m. – Prototype Development (Issue, Solution, Data Set, Application, Framework, Initial Testing, Deployment Strategy)
4:00 p.m. – Presentation & Judging
5:00 p.m. – Closing & Awards Reception at Venture Cafe Miami
RSVP here, no later than February 5, 2018