Open Data Day 2016 – Celebrate on March 5!

How are you celebrating Open Data Day 2016? We are proud to be a part of 3 events this year on March 5, 2016! Vancouver – #VODDay OpenDataBC and Code for Canada are hosting a hackathon – mashing up one or more Open Data sets, create a meaningful open data app or visualization that citizens … Continued

Open Data Day Toronto 2015 #ODDTO15 A year ago, Toronto celebrated Open Data Day with a weekend of activities bringing together over 400 people from government, private sector, and citizens. Our goal was to show citizens how open data can make our world a better place — solving problems presented by advocacy groups including Better Budget TO, Affordable Housing, Cycle … Continued

Jam Session for Open Data in Hamilton #ODJAM2014

In Hamilton, Entrepreneur Week was capped off with Open Data Jam 2014: a celebration of collaboration to build a better city. The weekend event brought together public servants, developers, and citizens to utilize open data to enrich the lives of fellow citizens. The presence of all 3 of these parties are essential in achieving success … Continued

Get ready PYCON 2014, Make Web Not War arriving on a train

  For those who know me, I was really into Python in my past life as a developer and it continues to take a special place in my heart. This year, my birthday wish came true and I will attending PyCon 2014! To make it even better, let’s add some Make Web Not War flair to … Continued

The dream weekend at #ODDTO14

I had the pleasure of being part of the Open Data Day celebration in Toronto as one of the organizers this past weekend. International Open Data Day was on February 22, 2014. Over 110 cities around the world celebrate by unleashing the potential of open data through awareness, building apps, creating visualizations or analyzing open … Continued

Firefox OS, a startup opportunity

Make Web Not War, HTML 5 Toronto and Mobile Startup TO proudly present the livestream for one of our beloved MWNW alumni,  Frédéric Harper from Mozilla! The talk will cover web apps on Firefox OS! As a startup, looking forward to growing the reach, and to improve the sustainability of your product is one key to … Continued