“Washington DC open government events all blend together after a while, but I never forget an OGW conference.” –Andrew Hoppin
Four conferences, two countries, three states, 1,200+ participants, & 20+ local meet-ups in the last 1.5 years.
Building relationships across gov, nonprofits, civic groups, & tech companies.
Partnership development, sponsorship acquisition
Spreading good ideas & technology
Cost efficient, low ticket prices, great experiences.
Conferences--Open Gov West
Open Gov West has had three conferences, a data summit, and numberous meetups across the West Coast of the US & Canada. Check out the last OGW conference (May, 2011) here.
Events--Code-a-thons & Summits
Knowledge As Power is the contractor developing Code for Livability, the Portland & Washington, DC apps competition for developing sustainable communities. KAP's partners on the event include the White House, Environmental Protection Agency, Department of Transportation, and the Department of Housing and Urban Development .
Local Meetups & Open Gov Lunches
Check back for news and updates about new Open Gov Lunches across the US and Canada. If you'd like to set up an open gov lunch in your community, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Knowledge As Power loves to organize open government and civic engagement events that delight attendees, move the ball on open government and civic engagement, and are delivered at a fraction of the cost of traditional conferences and events. Check back for more information on our event-planning services.