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Presentation Order

Today’s demos at 5PM at Seattle City Hall will go in the following order: Reporta Mobile Parking Pay Art Rover City Rewards Civic Rally Which Bus Lunch on Four Wheels Active Seattle The Informant Sugar Hill

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Judging Criteria

On Sunday night, a team of five judges will score each team on a scale of 1-5 in each of these four categories: Business Model
 The heart of it all. If you haven’t got answers to these questions, you’ve spent … Continue reading

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Pitched Ideas

Below is a list of all the ideas pitched at Startup Weekend GOV on Friday night. While teams are not actively working on all of these ideas over the weekend, we hope that by sharing them we can encourage others … Continue reading

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Pre-Event Bootcamp Slides

Slides and resources from the Socrata and Google talks at our pre-event on Thursday, April 19th. Socrata Download the slides here. Some of the resources Chris used for the API demo: – Postman for Chrome, a must-have for playing with … Continue reading

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Finding City Hall

Seattle City Hall is located at 600 4th Ave (between Cherry and James). “Seattle City Hall” does not come up on Google Maps, so make note of this address if you haven’t been here before. Use the 5th Avenue entrance … Continue reading

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What Should I Build?

In short… that’s up to you! Given the GOVernment focus of this event, we’d like to see mobile and Web applications that have an impact on Washington residents, particularly those that can positively impact public safety. How might you make … Continue reading

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Open Data

While not required, teams at Startup Weekend GOV are encouraged to incorporate one or more of the available open datasets into their mobile and Web applications. All members of the public can peruse these datasets to see what’s available to … Continue reading

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