Please join the Department of Urban Studies + Planning for a panel discussion and reception to honor the 2014 Kevin Lynch Award winner, Jennifer Pahlka and Code for America.
Panel Discussion + Award Presented 5-7 pm
Evening Reception 7-8 pm
The presentation of the Kevin Lynch Award will be followed by lightning talks from Code for America Fellows celebrating their work and a panel discussion titled "Bottom-Up Smart City" where Jen Pahlka, Ethan Zuckerman, Saskia Sassen, Benjamin de la Pena and Sarah Williams will discuss the future of Civic Technology and will question how the Bottom-Up Smart City can persist.
Lightning talks from:
Michelle Lee, Textizen.com
Alicia Rouault, Localdata.com
Joel Mahoney, Discover BPS
Lou Huang & Marcin Wichary, Streetmix
PLEASE RSVP ON EVENTBRITE:
For more information please visit: http://kevinlynchaward.mit.edu 
Eran Ben-Joseph, Professor and Department Head - Department of Urban Studies and Planning, MIT
Sarah Williams, Director Civic Data Design Lab, Assistant Professor Urban Studies and Planning, MIT