Open Columbus 

Open Columbus

OpenColumbus is a community-driven civic tech group dedicated to improving lives in Columbus through open data, technology, and education.

We are the Columbus brigade for Code For America and helping in growing a community that provides the freedom to connect, learn, innovate and collaborate.


Our goals are to enable community participation in areas of BI/Analytics, Data analysis / Visualization and software development.

We want to create a community that provides the freedom to connect, learn, innovate and collaborate.

OpenColumbus meetings are public gatherings of individuals interested in empowering Civic Innovation in Central Ohio using open data and technology

Why You want to get involved

Improving Quality of Life using technology and data

  1. Improve parking and traffic problems.

  2. Food access for all.

  3. Your chance to innovate as community member.

  4. Form meaningful engagements.

  5. And many more benefits ...

How You Can Get Involved

Who can attend?

The meetup is open to individuals of all backgrounds and skillsets in Columbus community. You can be the developer, designer, product or business idea person or an engaged community member with a problem in mind to solve. There is place for everyone. 


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