nycedc:

The Feast is a community of people who support each other to spark creative approaches to complex challenges.

NYCEDC is proud to partner with The Feast, a 2.5 day summit taking place October 9th-11th at Pioneer Works in Red Hook, Brooklyn. 

In support of the White House Innovation for Disaster Response and Recovery Initiative, join participants at the Civic Hardware Hackathon. Innovation teams can take their prototypes to improve disaster preparedness to the next level

WHO: Technologists and entrepreneurs working on disaster resilience projects; government and private sector leaders/mentors fostering and accelerating innovation. Join the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (DHS S&T), Intel, Microsoft, IKEA, Sparkfun, 3D Systems, The Red Hook Initiative, Do Good Bus, and more.

WHEN: Friday and Saturday, Oct. 10-11th, as part of the annual Feast 2.5 day conference

WHERE: Pioneer Works, Red Hook, Brooklyn – an area still recovering from Hurricane Sandy

WHAT: 
• Spend two intense days with enthusiastic tech/design/ innovation gurus and peers 
• Get one-on-one feedback on prototypes from end-users
• Pitch your vision / hackathon goal and amplify end-of-the-weekend progress with a diverse audience of potential partners, mentors, and sponsors

See you there! Register here.