MTA Unconference for Tech Developers

May 5, 2010   6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
75 Ninth Av. (bet. 15th & 16th Sts.)
There is no cost to attend, but space is limited.
Register online.
Applications to attend the MTA Unconference must be received no later than 12:01 AM on Friday, April 30th. Your application does not guarantee attendance. Reservation confirmations, including program details, will be emailed on April 30th.
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Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Dinner will be served.

To foster collaboration between the MTA and the developer community, an MTA Unconference for developers will hosted by Google. New MTA data sets will be released and data representatives from the MTA’s operating agencies will be on hand to answer questions.

Speakers will include:

  • Jay Walder, Chairman and CEO, MTA
  • Derek Gottfrid, Senior Software Architect / Product Technologist, The New York Times
  • Bernhard Seefeld, Senior Product Manager, Google Maps
  • Nick Grossman, Director of Civic Works, OpenPlans (formerly The Open Planning Project)
  • Moderated by Anil Dash, Entrepreneur and Director of Expert Labs.

Program Highlights:

  • Release of new data sets
  • Panel discussion about the current landscape and future of openv
  • Transportation data and development in the New York region
  • Breakout sessions with topics chosen by attendees
  • A special announcement you won’t want to miss!