TODD Event Information

Cary, NC – Here is a treasure trove of information for Triangle Open Data Day. Please know that the good things on Saturday are starting promptly at 9am. We have breakfast and vats of coffee planned, so please arrive early. Doors open at 8am and seats for the Keynote may be at a premium…


Here is the schedule for Triangle Open Data Day:TODD Schedule (PDF)

General Schedule – Saturday, February 22, 2014
08:00 AM Doors Open / Registration
09:00 AM Announcements (Room 1025)
Keynote: Gail Roper, CIO, City of Raleigh
10:30 AM Sessions Start
12:30 PM Lunch
01:30 PM Sessions Continue
05:00 PM Winding Down
06:00 PM Doors Close


Education Track Sessions (Room 1025):
10:30 AM Session 1: What is Open Data? – Panel Discussion
Moderator: Hal Goodtree, Editor, Cary Citizen
Panel: Jason Hare, Open Data Program Manager, City of Raleigh
Andrew Krzmarzick, Director of Community Engagement, GovLoop
Todd Lewis, Executive Director, IT-oLogy (Creator and Chair of All Things Open)
Additional Panel Members – TBA
11.30 AM Session 2: Open Source / Open Data
Jason Baker, Marketing Specialist (, Red Hat
01.30 PM Session 3: Every Solider is a Sensor
Amy Gaskins, AVP, Data Analysis SWAT, MetLife
02.30 PM Session 4: Open Government / Open Data
Lori Bush, Town Councilor, Town of Cary
03.30 PM Session 5: What is Next in Open Data?
Jason Hare, Open Data Program Manager, City of Raleigh


Hacker Track Sessions (Room 1021):
10:30 AM Session 1: Socrata Open Data Platform and API (SODA)
Reid Serozi, Data Solutions Architect, Socrata
11.30 AM Session 2: GIS Tools for Developers
Jim Alberque, GIS Manager, City of Raleigh
01.30 PM Session 3: Getting Started with Node.js
Brian Marks, COO,
02.30 PM Session 4: MongoDB
David Green, Software Architect, Parata Systems
03.30 PM Session 5: Hybrid Mobile Apps with PhoneGap/Apache Cordova
Carlos Santana, IBM/Cordova core team


Hackathon / CodeAcross Sessions (Room 1231):
10:30 AM – 5:00 PM


General Schedule – Sunday, February 23, 2014
08:00 AM Doors Open
12:30 PM Lunch
03:00 PM Presentations Start
05:00 PM Winding Down
06:00 PM Doors Close


Lots of parking nearby is available. Look over the map and I think you will agree. Most parking is a short walk to the venue, but do not arrive just in time (see above about breakfast and coffee!!!)

Map of NCSU Centennial Campus for Triangle Open Data Day