Code4LibNYC SIG Meeting

Speaker Eric Glass and Jeremiah Trinidad-Christensen; Matthew Lipper; Eric Hellman; and Jennifer Anderson
Eric Glass is the GIS/Metadata Librarian at the Columbia University Libraries. Jeremiah Trinidad-Christensen is the Geospatial Services Coordinator at the Columbia University Libraries. Matthew Lipper works for the NYC DoITT/Citywide GIS (New York City Department of Information Technology & Telecommunications/Citywide Geographic Information Systems). Eric Hellman is the President of Gluejar Inc. Jennifer ...

Eric Glass is the GIS/Metadata Librarian at the Columbia University Libraries.


Jeremiah Trinidad-Christensen is the Geospatial Services Coordinator at the Columbia University Libraries.


Matthew Lipper works for the NYC DoITT/Citywide GIS (New York City Department of Information Technology & Telecommunications/Citywide Geographic Information Systems).


Eric Hellman is the President of Gluejar Inc.


Jennifer Anderson is a Senior UX Designer at the New York Public Library.

Full Description
This is the Autumn meeting of Code4LibNYC, a group open to anyone interested in the coding, deployment, and design of library software, systems, and web services. This local chapter of Code4Lib, known as Code4LibNYC, aspires to channel the spirit of the national organization. We want to provide a forum for software and web developers and programmers, who work at area libraries, to discuss their ongoing projects.
 
Who should attend?
Anyone interested in libraries, technology, and their intersection.
 
By the end of this program, participants will:
- Know more about Geospatial data repositories
- Learn about the geographic and open NYC data API creation/maintenance
- See how an ebooks platform was created in Python/Django
- Explore possibilities for integrating Twitter into web development
 
Fee free to join us for a drink in the neighbrohood after this event!
 
 
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When?

Wed, Sep. 10, 2014
2 p.m. - 4 p.m. US/Eastern

How Much?

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Where?

METRO Training Center (4th floor)
57 E. 11th Street
New York, NY 10003