Folks from the Baltimore tech community mingled with other business and community leaders at Spark Baltimore, at the kick-off event of Hack Baltimore. Hack Baltimore will implement hackathons to bring together people from those groups to come up with “sustainable” solutions for Baltimore’s biggest challenges.
Hack Baltimore is the first large-scale, city-wide innovation event that teams up technologist, civic leaders and city residents to design “sustainable” solutions for Baltimore’s biggest challenges. We recognize America’s deepening inequality in Housing, Education, Public Safety, Workforce Development, Health & Wellness, and Transportation. Hack Baltimore suggests that, “the heroes we have been waiting for are […]
‘Put on a cape’: Hack Baltimore is convening technologists and civic leaders to work on the city’s pressing challenges
Wearing a cape, Delali Dzirasa took the mic at Power Plant LIVE’s Mosaic nightclub on Wednesday night. “We keep waiting as if someone’s going to save us and that’s not happening,” Dzirasa said. “Superman is not on the way and we’ve got to put on a cape.” He wasn’t alone in donning the cape that night. In this case […]
The Civic Hackers of Hack Baltimore (HB) recently celebrated their company’s launch at the Mosaic, located inside of Power Plant Live, in Downtown Baltimore. This event featured civic innovation demos, virtual reality experiences and much more. This event gave Baltimoreans a sneak peek for what is to come in the city’s first free civic tech […]
The HACK Baltimore movement – “<HB>” for short – officially kicked off with a launch evento at Spark Baltimore on Feb. 12. <HB> aims to bring together Baltimore´s communities, including teams of technologists, civic leaders and city residents, to design and develop sustainable technology to tackle the city´s challenges. <HB> is targeting those challenges under […]
You don’t need a title to solve a problem, you just need to be clever and have a passion for change! There is no going back to the way things used to be. And, speaking honestly, why the hell would we want that?! It took decades to create the painful knots that bind us. Now […]