Weekend Overview

All events will take place at St. Edward’s University Ragsdale Center

Master of Ceremonies: Keith Casey

Friday, June 5 – Kickoff & Pitching

2:00 pm | Registration opens (2nd floor)

2:00-5:00 pm | Skills sharing workshops (3rd floor)

6:00 pm | Welcome & Panel Discussion (Jones Auditorium)

Welcome: Austin Mayor Steve Adler

Panel Discussion:
Kerry O’Connor, City of Austin Chief Innovation Officer (moderator)
Jess McMullin, Center for the Citizen Experience

7:00-8:30 pm | Project Pitches (Jones Auditorium)

8:30-10:00 pm | Team Formation & Happy Hour (Jones Auditorium) — Cafe Bon Appetit

10:00 pm | End of day one

Saturday, June 6 – Project Work & Prototype Expo

8:30 am | Registration opens (2nd floor), Breakfast from Tacodeli (3rd floor)

9:00 am | Teams begin work (3rd floor)

10:00 am | Networking Lounge, Expo and Prototype Showcase open (3rd floor)

12:00 pm | Lunch from Southside Flying Pizza (3rd floor)

5:00 pm | Expo and Prototype Showcase closes (3rd floor)

6:00 pm | Dinner from Chipotle & Music (3rd floor)

Music from Thomas Echols

10:00 pm | End of day two

Sunday, June 7 – Closing Presentations

9:00 am | Breakfast from Cafe Bon Appetit & Teams prep for presentations (3rd floor)

10:30 am | Project champions submit presentation materials

10:30 am | Keynote on Civic Tech Landscape (Jones Auditorium)

Dustin Haisler, Chief Innovation Officer, e.Republic

11:00-12:45 pm |Project Presentations & Judges Panel (Jones Auditorium)

12:45-1:00 pm | Closing Remarks

Chelsea McCullough, Executive Director, Texans for Economic Progress

1:00 pm |Event concludes