What issues should we focus on for the next Hack for LA?

We're beginning to plan for our next Hack for LA event - which sponsors we should reach out to, what kind of prizes we should offer, what data we should try and have available, and how we should focus our work.  Please give us your feedback about which LA issues and data are most interesting to you - there are only 3 questions!

What data (LA City, County, or from other data sources) would you like to see available by Dec 7th for our next event?


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  • answered 2016-05-12 12:19:59 -0700
    Q: Which of these topics would you most like to see as a prize category for the next Hack for LA?
    A: Education
  • answered 2016-05-12 12:19:39 -0700
    Q: If you're not interested in any of the topics listed in the last question, please let us know what topics do sound good to you.
    A: Educational & Creatives Spaces app
  • answered 2016-05-12 12:18:57 -0700
    Q: What data (LA City, County, or from other data sources) would you like to see available by Dec 7th for our next event?
    A: Nonprofits, ie Boy’s & Girls Club, YMCA, Parks info
  • answered 2015-08-08 12:59:13 -0700
    Q: Which of these topics would you most like to see as a prize category for the next Hack for LA?
    A: Water issues/ conservation
  • answered 2015-08-08 12:58:46 -0700
    Q: What data (LA City, County, or from other data sources) would you like to see available by Dec 7th for our next event?
    A: “Green Button” electricity and energy use data for LADWP customers.
  • answered 2015-07-30 11:03:37 -0700
    Q: Which of these topics would you most like to see as a prize category for the next Hack for LA?
    A: Health and well-being/ physical activity
  • answered 2015-07-30 11:02:19 -0700
    Q: What data (LA City, County, or from other data sources) would you like to see available by Dec 7th for our next event?
    A: First Responders: These are the agencies that respond to critical emergencies (the initial 8 hours on an emergency call) across the societal spectrum: Fire Department, Ambulance, Police, ER, Child Protective Services, Mental Health, Public Health/Community Nurses, School Districts, FBI, ATF, Homeland Security…and the list goes on as there are over 30 Departments that provide public./human services throughout Los Angeles County that also are in charge of service provision for the City of Los Angeles.
  • answered 2015-07-11 08:58:51 -0700
    Q: What data (LA City, County, or from other data sources) would you like to see available by Dec 7th for our next event?
    A: LADWP green button gateway! (And once that’s in the can, add socalgas, too.)
  • @GeorgeOfEarth tweeted link to this page. 2013-10-30 09:51:55 -0700
    Just signed up for the next @hackforla event on 7-9/Dec. Sign-up is here: http://j.mp/1dpRhxe http://www.hackforla.org/topics_survey?recruiter_id=1739
  • posted about this on Facebook 2013-10-30 09:51:55 -0700
    Just signed up for the next @hackforla event on 7-9/Dec. Sign-up is here: http://j.mp/1dpRhxe
  • answered 2013-10-30 09:47:19 -0700
    Q: What data (LA City, County, or from other data sources) would you like to see available by Dec 7th for our next event?
    A: Anything fun – either from the choices presented in the first question or from people’s suggestions.
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  • answered 2013-10-30 09:40:16 -0700
    Q: If you're not interested in any of the topics listed in the last question, please let us know what topics do sound good to you.
    A: Actually, the choices all sound good. It’s too hard to chose.

    Additional Topics:
    - Getting LADWP compatible with US Dept of Energy “Green Button” data access initiative.
    - Getting health related entities (including school health) ready for US Dept. of Health and Human Services “Blue Button” data access initiative.
    - Using technology for Time/Engagement optimization of city services and functions (eg. getting more citizens aware of and involved in public comments periods for legislation, permitting, etc. while at the same time greatly speeding up decision/approval processes)
  • answered 2013-10-12 10:54:17 -0700
    Q: If you're not interested in any of the topics listed in the last question, please let us know what topics do sound good to you.
    A: Emergency Communications / Social Networking
  • answered 2013-10-05 15:26:30 -0700
    Q: If you're not interested in any of the topics listed in the last question, please let us know what topics do sound good to you.
    A: Real education more accessible.
  • answered 2013-10-01 15:51:32 -0700
    Q: What data (LA City, County, or from other data sources) would you like to see available by Dec 7th for our next event?
    A: Los Angeles County of Cultural Affairs, Department of Cultural Affairs, National Endowment for the Arts
  • answered 2013-10-01 00:22:50 -0700
    Q: What data (LA City, County, or from other data sources) would you like to see available by Dec 7th for our next event?
    A: Demographics, school performance, safety data, other location-specific stats
  • @ankushdharkar tweeted link to this page. 2013-09-28 00:13:08 -0700
    Tell us what you want the next @hackforla to focus on! http://www.hackforla.org/topics_survey?recruiter_id=801
  • answered 2013-09-26 20:18:50 -0700
    Q: What data (LA City, County, or from other data sources) would you like to see available by Dec 7th for our next event?
    A: as much voting data as possible. real-time transportation data.
  • answered 2013-09-26 20:17:58 -0700
    Q: If you're not interested in any of the topics listed in the last question, please let us know what topics do sound good to you.
    A: Voting data
  • @vyki_e tweeted link to this page. 2013-09-26 15:59:44 -0700
    Next @hackforla Dec 7 + 8 2013. Survey out to help choose topic, and data. #LA #opendata #opengov #hackathon http://www.hackforla.org/topics_survey?recruiter_id=1602
  • posted about this on Facebook 2013-09-26 15:59:44 -0700
    Next @hackforla Dec 7 + 8 2013. Survey out to help choose topic, and data. #LA #opendata #opengov #hackathon
  • answered 2013-09-26 15:57:55 -0700
    Q: What data (LA City, County, or from other data sources) would you like to see available by Dec 7th for our next event?
    A: Transportation – Car share (Zipcar, Lyft, Uber, Taxi’s Enterprise), Bike accidents, Bike theft, Traffic fatalities, Bike lanes, Bike plan data, Bike rentals, Bike shops, Car rental businesses, Bus stops
  • answered 2013-09-26 11:45:07 -0700
    Q: What data (LA City, County, or from other data sources) would you like to see available by Dec 7th for our next event?
    A: School Data – Grades, Teachers