There is a huge movement afoot which is empowering everyday Americans to make decisions about the way our government performs – and not just on Election Day! Adam Hecktman, Director of Technology and Civic Innovation at Microsoft Chicago, talks about how anyone can use civic tech to influence our democracy. We talk about how the use of data can improve transparency, accountability and efficiency (how the government spends YOUR MONEY). Join us at Microsoft headquarters in Chicago for a common sense conversation about civic tech!
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