The conference’s lightning talk topics included:
• Mapping & Property-based Tools in Cities, by Code for America’s Alicia Rouault
• Loveland Technologies Tools, by Loveland Technologies’ Jerry Paffendorf
• Governments & Property Information, by the City of Detroit’s Buildings, Safety, Engineering & Environmental Department’s Karla Henderson
• Data in Detroit, by Data Driven Detroit’s Gregory Parrish
• Code for America Brigade, by Code for America’s Matt Hampel
• Michigan Community Resources & Data, by MCR’s Danielle Lewinski
Afterwards, attendees broke out into small discussion groups on several topics: Vacancy, Civic Engagement Methods, Real Estate and Speculation, and Mobilizing the Tech Community around Civic Issues.
The conference was well-attended by members of D3’s tech and civic communities, including several D3 staff members.