Welcome to School of Data 2022

Join us for a one day community conference that brings together the City’s technology, data, and design communities.

Come build new connections, learn skills and enhance your community. We will provide you a safe space to discuss open data, digital services, civic technology, analytics, smart cities, open government, and digital transformation. Also, let us kick off International Open Data Day and NYC’s Open Data Week with a bang!

School of Data is organized by BetaNYC, with programming support from the NYC Mayor’s Office of Data Analytics (MODA), and hosted by the Jacobs Urban Tech Hub at Cornell Tech. Our conference anchors the City’s open data week. For more information on the week, visit NYC’s open data week’s website.

Conference Announcements

NYC School of Data 2022 is here!

On Saturday, 5 March 2022, we are kicking off NYC’s sixth Open Data Week, we are celebrating the TENTH anniversary of the City’s open data law and the TWELFTH International Open Data Day!!! Let the celebrations begin! We hope you are as excited as we are! This post covers all the things you need to know.

Fly over photograph of Cornell Tech campus with the 59th Street Bridge and Manhattan Skyline.

Registration is open for NYC School of Data 2022! 🎟 🥳 🎉

Charge your laptops or tablets, pack your water bottle, vaccination card, grab your quality mask, sharpen your pencils, and get a good night’s rest! Join us for NYC’s most informative civic tech + open data event of the year — NYC School of Data 2022 on Saturday, 5 March! This year, we celebrate the 10th […]

NYC School of Data 2022 – Save the Date!!!

Join us for NYC School of Data 2022, a two-day community conference that brings together the City’s technology, data, and design communities. It is organized by BetaNYC, with programming support from the NYC Mayor’s Office of Data Analytics (MODA), and hosted by the Jacobs Urban Tech Hub at Cornell Tech.

NYC School of Data 2020 is here!! 

Welcome to Open Data Week & School of Data! On Saturday, 7 March 2020, we are concluding NYC’s FOURTH Open Data Week with style, we are celebrating the EIGHTH anniversary of the City’s open data law and the TENTH International Open Data Day!!! Let the celebrations begin! We hope you are as excited as we […]

NYC Celebrates Open Data Week 2020, Making Free Public Data Accessible to More New Yorkers

Dozens of events will be held across all five boroughs between February 28 and March 7. Today marks the beginning of Open Data Week, a citywide festival celebrating New York City and the public data available on nyc.gov/opendata. Convened by the Mayor’s Office of Data Analytics (MODA) and BetaNYC, the goal of Open Data Week […]

📆 NYC School of Data 2020: Registration is open! 🎟 🥳 🎉

Charge your laptops or tablets, pack your water bottle, notebooks, pens, and get a good night’s rest! Then, join us for NYC’s most informative civic tech + open data event of the year — NYC School of Data 2020 on Saturday, 7 March! This year, we will celebrate the 10th anniversary of international open data […]

NYC School of Data 2020 — Call for Session Ideas

Friends! We’re really excited to partner with the NYC Open Data Team and the Data Through Design collective to launch a unified platform to gather ideas for 2020. For our next community conference, we’re looking for transformative session proposals that will inspire our next decade of work using technology, data, and design for the public […]

🗽 ❤ 💻 — NYC SoData 2019 Recap

This year’s School of Data conference was a huge success and it absolutely wouldn’t have been so without you. After three years, NYC School of Data has built a collaborative framework of relationships that has demystified data and technology, fostered participatory democracy, built cross-borough relationships, and mentored a new generation of civic leaders. THANK YOU FOR […]

Welcome to NYC School of Data 2019!!

On Saturday, 2 March 2019, we are kicking off NYC’s fourth Open Data Week! And celebrating International Open Data Day.

Register for NYC School of Data 2019

Join us on Saturday, 2 March 2019, for NYC School of Data — a community conference that demystifies the policies and practices around civic data, technology, and service design. This year’s conference kicks off NYC’s annual Open Data Week and features OVER 24 sessions organized by NYC’s civic technology, data, and design community for YOU! […]