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meetings:2015-09-16

Date: September 16, 2015
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Box Jelly

Discussion:

  • Pizza & beer!
  • Burt, Billy, and Ryan met up with Mark Wong earlier in the month, lots of opportunity to expand on hnl.info
  • Have to figure out how to make this useful for finding info on: events, restaurants, hotels, concerts, etc.
  • Ryan will be attending the CfA Summit at the end of the month
  • Recap of Projects nights!
  • Project #1: Working with Brian Black to deploy FOIA project
  • Platform to file FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) requests
  • Need to improve workflows
  • Project #2: hnl.info
  • Very open-ended project - much freedom. so choices.
  • Russell created a trello for the project
  • Perhaps work on a map interface? (e.g., where are the parks? relationship to TOD?)
  • Project #3: data dashboard
  • One stop shop for all open data that are released in Hawaii, needs to be curated
  • better to start out with limited datasets and grow from there
  • Use of Socrata
  • Project #4: Allb.us
  • Ryan created this years ago - update and make the app?
  • How do we get people to use it?
  • SO, these are the projects, where are we gonna put them?
  • Sites/examples we like:
  • Showcasing the team –> equally as important as the project itself
  • Should we add these to the homepage of the website?
  • Creation of projects on homepage - is this Project #0.5?

Action Items:

  • If you're interested in any particular speaker from the CfA Summit, let Ryan know (speaker list)
  • Walk through the flow of beta.uipa.org, sign up as a new user, and put in a mock request
  • Add new project of adding projects to homepage
  • Continue to explore which channels work best for what - expansion of blog?
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