Key Dates

Brigades have an opportunity to participate in days of action and to come together at shared events. Check out the upcoming events and mark your calendar!

  • March 2, 2019
    Open Data Day

    Many brigades participate in Open Data Day, an annual celebration of open data all over the world. It is an opportunity to showcase the benefits of civic technology and encourage the adoption of open data policies in government, business and civil society.

    Organizer resource: Getting Ready for Open Data Day 2018

  • May 29—31, 2019
    Code for America Summit

    Come with your passion for building 21st century government. Leave with the strategies and tactics you need to do it. Join us in Oakland, California for three catalytic days with public servants, technologists, entrepreneurs and vendors at the 8th Code for America Summit.

  • September 21, 2019
    National Day of Civic Hacking

    This annual event brings together public servants, people with technology skills, and community organizers, to show that government can work in the 21st century if we all build it together.

  • October 18–20, 2019
    Brigade Congress

    Brigade Congress is the primary in-person meeting centered on the Code for America Network, bringing together Brigade leaders, government and community partners, and civic tech professionals from across the country.

    Brigade Congress 2019 will occur in Cleveland, OH. More details will be posted to the event's web page as the date approaches.

Workshops and Meetings

  • Code for America is helping build a network of civic technologists eager to share ideas and collaborate nationwide.
  • We host events like workshops, forums and meetings, to share knowledge, experiences and lessons learned.
  • All brigade members are encouraged to attend these events. To participate, check out the attached calendar.
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