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Discussion: DataPalooza Teams

After a day of brainstorming and presentations, the DataJam participants narrowed all of their ideas down to 11 final teams.

Share your ideas with the various teams as they look at innovative uses for open data sets.

Topics

Topic: InstaRep

This team is working to develop a plugin or app that would allow users to see how their representatives voted on certain legislation. Users can then send a tweet, letter, etc. in response to their representative's action.

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This team is working on a consumer-facing dashboard that would use city datasets to show amenities per capita/location.

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This team plans to work with Chambers of Commerce to efficiently use under-utilized space.

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This team plans to create a visualization of contractors and permitting using city permit data that could be a consumer-facing website, map, or app.

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This team is developing an app that uses weather and traffic data to help users create routes avoiding dangerous intersections or areas. Could highlight both the safest and dangerous areas to develop safer routing.

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That team plans to develop an app that uses real-time data for student or citizen engagement on particular topics.

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This team plans to create a dashboard assessment of the health of communities, counties, or cities. Could also serve as a healthy "Yelp," listing healthy things to do in the area.

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This team plans to develop an app to help tract student performance.

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This group plans to develop an app that uses social media as a way to prevent crime.

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This group wants to develop an app that helps tract energy consupltion.

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This group is developing an app that uses GPS and paring information to point people to available parking.

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