When you build civic technology it has the opportunity of touching millions of lives. Plus, you enter an industry – the public sector – that spends over $100 billion every year on technology.
Civic tech has tremendous opportunity.
But also real challenges: getting access to the right data, understanding the existing infrastructure, and knowing what to build are non-trivial questions.
In this course, we will go through the process of building good civic tech, and you’ll learn how to build tech that makes a difference in people’s lives.