WSJ Data Transparency Code-a-Thon


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Friday, April 13

5:45 p.m.: Registration and Reception

6:15 p.m.: Buffet Dinner

7:00 p.m.: Presentations by

  • Julia Angwin, who directed the Journal’s "What They Know" team and will lead the event

  • Alessandro Acquisti, professor of information technology and public policy at Carnegie Mellon University

  • Sid Stamm, Web security and privacy strategist at Mozilla

  • Dan Kaminsky, independent security researcher

7:45 p.m.: Organization of Tracks

9:30 p.m.: End of Day

Saturday, April 14

Coding will continue all day.

8:30 a.m.: Breakfast, and coding begins

10:30 a.m.: Refreshment Break

12:30 p.m.: Lunch

3:00 p.m.: Refreshment Break

7:00 p.m.: Pizza Break

10:30 p.m.: End of Day

Sunday, April 15

Coding can continue until 3:00 p.m.

8:30 a.m.: Breakfast

12:00 p.m.: Lunch

1:30 p.m.: Submissions Due and Judging Begins

1:45 p.m.: Refreshments Served

3:30 p.m.: Winners Announced

4:00 p.m.: Closing remarks will be delivered by Daniel Weitzner, deputy chief technology officer for Internet policy at the White House.

5:00 p.m.: The Data Transparency Weekend concludes.

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