Jul
23
6:00 PM18:00

DIA Data Committee Meeting

  • 311 North Market Street Dallas, TX, 75202 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for our next data committee meeting, which will include updates on the DIA team for USDOT Crash Safety Grant Challenge, civic data event and updates on initiatives and proposed committee initiatives!

Dial-in option: 214 646 1707

Parking at the DEC is available on-street or in lots surrounding the building, please see: https://dallas.bestparking.com/neighborhoods/west-end-historic-district-parking

 

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Aug
15
6:00 PM18:00

DIA Summer Soiree!

Join us for DIA's big summer event! Food, drinks, hear about community projects from our Data, STEM and Quality of Life committees and about other exciting organizations making an impact on Dallas! Results from the Smart Cities Living Lab and other exciting news will be shared, more details to come!

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Jul
11
6:00 PM18:00

DIA STEM Committee Meeting

  • 311 North Market Street Dallas, TX, 75202 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for our next STEM committee meeting, which will include updates on current projects and larger committee initiatives for 2018!

Dial-in option: 214 646 1707

Parking at the DEC is available on-street or in lots surrounding the building, please see: https://dallas.bestparking.com/neighborhoods/west-end-historic-district-parking

 

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Jul
10
6:00 PM18:00

DIA Quality of Life Meeting

  • 311 North Market Street Dallas, TX, 75202 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Think creating livable, walkable, delightful, green experiences in our communities - and how to incorporate into smart cities. Join us to brainstorm and provide ideas on a few potential projects and add others to the list!

Parking at the DEC is available on-street or in lots surrounding the building, please see: https://dallas.bestparking.com/neighborhoods/west-end-historic-district-parking

 

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May
9
6:00 PM18:00

DIA STEM Committee Meeting

Join us for our next STEM committee meeting, which will include updates on initiatives and proposed committee initiatives for 2018!

Dial-in option: 214 646 1707

Parking at the DEC is available on-street or in lots surrounding the building, please see: https://dallas.bestparking.com/neighborhoods/west-end-historic-district-parking

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May
1
6:00 PM18:00

DIA Quality of Life Committee Kickoff!

It's here at last! DIA is kicking off its third committee focused on quality of life on May 1st. Think creating livable, walkable, delightful, green experiences in our communities - and how to incorporate into smart cities. Join us to brainstorm and provide ideas on a few potential projects and add others to the list!

Parking at the DEC is available on-street or in lots surrounding the building, please see: https://dallas.bestparking.com/neighborhoods/west-end-historic-district-parking

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Apr
30
6:00 PM18:00

DIA Data Committee Meeting

Join us for our next data committee meeting, which will include updates on Smarter Growth for Dallas, civic hackathon and updates on initiatives and proposed committee initiatives!

Dial-in option: 214 646 1707

Parking at the DEC is available on-street or in lots surrounding the building, please see: https://dallas.bestparking.com/neighborhoods/west-end-historic-district-parking

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Mar
13
11:00 AM11:00

SXSW Session: Smart Cities Experiences, Solutions & Plans

Going to SXSW? Love smart cities and want to learn more about how cities are BUILDING them? Come join us and Austin CityUP for our session, which will include an interactive brainstorm and ideation on how cities can make great progress! https://schedule.sxsw.com/2018/events/PP79766

Event description: 

Smart cities use data and analytics to improve to protect people, improve mobility, conserve resources, promote health, and more. Researchers, companies, non-profits, and city governments are using computing, communications, and sensor technologies to design, develop, and deploy data-driven, analytics-augmented systems, services, and infrastructure. Join us as we build on last year’s standing-room-only crowd: we will collect needs, and share solutions and plans, from cities around the world.

 

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Jan
29
6:00 PM18:00

DIA Data Committee Meeting

Please join us as we continue discussing and diving into data projects for Dallas smart city initiatives. Notes from our last meeting are available here.

Please visit https://dallas.bestparking.com/neighborhoods/west-end-historic-district-parking for parking options near the DEC; there is also metered street parking available.

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Jan
23
6:00 PM18:00

DIA New Year and Smart Cities Living Lab Launch Party!

Come celebrate the launch of Phase II of the DIA Smart Cities Living Lab powered by AT&T, learn about the new technologies, results to-date from projects in motion, and what is coming next. Finally, enjoy some great conversations and refreshments! Some surprises to come.

Details: Come celebrate the start of a new year and witness the unveiling of the second phase of the DIA Smart Cities Living Lab on Tuesday, January 23rd from 6:00-9:00pm. Please RSVP at: https://dialivinglablaunch2018.eventbrite.com

The program and tour of the Living Lab will begin at 6pm, don't miss it!
The celebration will take place following the program at the Dallas Entrepreneur Center at 311 N. Market Street, Dallas Texas 75202

Enjoy food, beverages, conversation and engage with more innovative technologies from the Living Lab!

There is street parking and surface lot parking in the West End. Please note that Market Street will be closed to vehicle traffic for the event between Elm and Ross. DART's West End Station is a block from the event, or check out http://dallas.bestparking.com for parking options!

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Jan
17
6:00 PM18:00

DIA STE(A)M Committee Meeting

Please join us on Wednesday, January 17th as we continue discussions around K-12, DCCCD and 2018 Lecture Series programming. Refreshments will be served.

Please visit https://dallas.bestparking.com/neighborhoods/west-end-historic-district-parking for parking options near the DEC; there is also metered street parking available.

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Oct
30
6:00 PM18:00

DIA Data Committee Meeting

Data Enthusiasts unite! We'll be continuing our discussion and projects around leveraging data in planning and deriving insights from smart city projects around Dallas!

A reminder: there is surface lot and on-street parking available surrounding the DEC, surface lots range from 4-8 dollars. I'll be providing snacks and drinks :) I'll send an agenda out later this week. As always, if you'd like to be removed from this list, please just send me an email!

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Oct
11
6:00 PM18:00

DIA STE(A)M Committee Meeting

The DIA's STEM Committee will next meet on Wednesday October 11 at the Dallas Entrepreneur Center! We will hear from opening guest speakers and together, continue to build off of our great june discussin and dig in on curriculum, programming and after-school modules integrating smart cities, IoT and future careers into schools in the DFW area. Snacks and beverages provided for sustinance, please join us!

A reminder: there is surface lot and on-street parking available surrounding the DEC, surface lots range from 4-8 dollars. I'll be providing snacks and drinks :) I'll send an agenda out later this week. As always, if you'd like to be removed from this list, please just send me an email!

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Sep
25
6:00 PM18:00

DIA Data Committee Meeting

DIA's Data Committee will return and meet at 6pm at the Dallas Entrepreneur Center. With Phase I data coming in from the Living Lab - and more and more available for external sources, come join up with data enthusiasts to maximize the insights for Phase I, and needs assessments for other parts of the city!

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Sep
6
6:00 PM18:00

DIA STEM Committee Meeting

STEM Committee Meeting at 6pm at the Dallas Entrepreneur Center. We'll pick-up our conversation from last month surrounding ideas on how to build smart cities, IoT and data into programs for use in K-12 classes. Some of the ideas we're exploring include supporting DISD Maker Spaces; utilizing environmental and lighting data to talk about health and sustainability, experiential IoT programming, and others, please join us!

 

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Aug
23
6:00 PM18:00

RESCHEDULED: DIA STEM Committee Meeting

STEM Committee Meeting at 6pm at the Dallas Entrepreneur Center. We'll pick-up our conversation from last month surrounding ideas on how to build smart cities, IoT and data into programs for use in K-12 classes. Some of the ideas we're exploring include supporting DISD Maker Spaces; utilizing environmental and lighting data to talk about health and sustainability, and others, please join us!

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Aug
21
6:00 PM18:00

DIA Data Committee Meeting!

DIA's Data Committee will return and meet at 6pm at the Dallas Entrepreneur Center. With Phase I data coming in from the Living Lab - and more and more available for external sources, come join up with data enthusiasts to maximize the insights for Phase I, and needs assessments for other parts of the city!

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Aug
16
6:00 PM18:00

DIA's Smart City Summer Soiree!

Join us in the Smart City Living Lab for a summer get together! Enjoy food and beverage (of course), hear updates on the DIA, including the first quarter results of the Living Lab, and help us welcome an exiting new member of the Dallas Innovation District! For those that haven't yet seen the Living Lab, we'll also be giving tours of Market Street. Great conversations are sure to ensue, please join us!

6:00-6:30pm - Welcome, refreshments and conversation [and grab a shaved ice from Open Road Shaved Ice's food truck behind the building!]
6:30-7:00pm - Updates on the DIA, Q1 Results and a welcome to the newest member of the Dallas Innovation District in the West End!
7:00-8:00pm - More conversation and refreshments!

Come celebrate summer in the smart city with food, beverages, great company and surprises TBA! Please RSVP at: https://diasmartsummer.eventbrite.com

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Jun
6
6:00 PM18:00

DIA STEM Committee Meeting

The DIA's STEM Committee will next meet on Tuesday, June 6th at the Dallas Entrepreneur Center! We will hear from opening guest speakers and together, brainstorm the development of curriculum or modules integrating smart cities, IoT and future careers into schools in the DFW area. Snacks and beverages provided for sustinance, please join us!

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Igniting a Smart Texas Revolution
Apr
20
to Apr 21

Igniting a Smart Texas Revolution

The Dallas Innovation Alliance is planning a two day conference in conjunction with Earth Day Texas, focused on education and creating an aligned smart city strategy across Texas, and at the State level.

The event will partner with cities including Austin, Houston, San Antonio, smaller communities, and regional entities to educate on best practices, provide case studies from around the country to inspire, and develop priorities around a statewide strategy and policy initiatives. 

Timing: April 20-21, 2017 at Fair Park

Attendees: Across city, county, state, regional entities, nonprofit sector, academic institutions and corporate partners.

Program Focus: Core areas of smart city education and collaboration in cities moving major initiatives forward, such as procurement, policy local/state/federal collaboration, as well as key smart city areas including energy, water, transportation, public safety and social equity.

More details will be communicated in the coming weeks...stay tuned!

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Mar
7
6:00 PM18:00

DIA STEM Committee Meeting!

Join us for our next STEM committee meeting at the Dallas Entrepreneur Center, we'll discuss how to support DCCCD's online STEM Degree Accelerator, where information is gathered about STEM education pathways from middle school through graduate programs for the Dallas ISD and then for the higher education institutions in the metropolitan statistical area. We'll also discuss additional ways to support the ecosystem in Dallas to support STEM initiatives!

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Jan
17
6:00 PM18:00

DIA STEM Committee Meeting

Join us for our 2017 kickoff and hear from Dr. Peggy Shadduck from DCCCD about their initiative, STEM Degree Accelerator, where information is gathered about STEM education pathways from middle school through graduate programs for the Dallas ISD and then for the higher education institutions in the metropolitan statistical area. The DIA will seek to assist with complementary initiatives to drive STEM and Workforce Development. Please RSVP here, or at info@dallasinnovationalliance.com!

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Jan
16
6:00 PM18:00

DIA Data Committee Meeting

Please join us for our 2017 kickoff meeting, where we'll hear from the City's Resiliency Office on a potential data mapping project for the DIA Data Committee to help tackle to support our community! Please RSVP to info@dallasinnovationalliance.com. More details will be added in the next week!

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DIA Holiday Party!
Dec
12
6:00 PM18:00

DIA Holiday Party!

Come Celebrate!

Please join us to celebrate the holiday season and a great year of working towards making Dallas a Smart City! We'll talk about progress on the Living Lab and learn from additional organizations working to make Dallas a smart, innovative and inclusive city! We'll have a Taste of the West End providing bites and beverages from all local establishments! Thanks to our partners and neighbors for sharing the holiday spirit!

Excited to highlight the good work being done by organizations including:
* bcWORKSHOP
* Better Block
* Dallas Entrepreneur Center
* Dallas Regional Chamber
* Earth Day Texas
* GoodWork
* Trust for Public Land

Our fare will feature a Taste of the West End, with bites and beverages from establishments including:
Ellen's - Brunch, Supper & Spirits
Gator's Downtown
Kokopelli
RJ Mexican Cuisine of Dallas
TGI Fridays
Tutta's Pizza
YO Steakhouse

Spirits from:
1001 Wine & Spirits
Tutta's Pizza
The Manhattan Project Beer Company

Please register at Eventbrite, or via the Facebook event and we look forward to seeing you next week!  

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Dec
6
6:00 PM18:00

DIA STEM and Quality of Life Committee Meetings

DIA's STEM Committee will be meeting on Tuesday, December 6 at the DEC! More details to come on the committee's plan and next steps around STEM program aggregation and access!

DIA's Quality of Life committee will also be meeting at 6pm on December 6th, come help us focus on community projects, ideation and measurement around QOL! 

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Nov
18
to Nov 19

AT&T IoT Hackathon Hosted by DIA at the Dallas Entrepreneur Center

Do you like to design and make things? Are you inspired by the power of technology to build the world around you?

If so, we want to see you in action. The AT&T Developer Program and The Dallas Entrepreneur Center is inviting you to innovate and build what's next in technology. We’re looking for creative thinkers like you to join us at this special IoT focused hackathon. All skill levels are welcome! We need a wide variety skills and perspectives to create positive change. There will be prizes around Smart Cities, Mechatronics and Women in Tech.

At AT&T, we have adopted a progressive approach to innovation – one that embraces openness and encourages collaboration between entrepreneurs and professionals of all genders and backgrounds. We believe that working together as a community provide a critical spark to the tech industry that can accelerate innovation and economic growth.

Hang out with us as we hack and build apps, eat snacks, compete for prizes and most importantly: meet new people who share your love of technology. We will have experts from AT&T and the local community onsite to assist with your development.

For more information, or to register, please visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/att-iot-hackathon-dallas-hosted-by-the-dec-tickets-27562215328?mc_eid=2f924a3b80&mc_cid=23f39c3cff 

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Nov
1
6:00 PM18:00

DIA Data Committee Meeting

The DIA's Data, Data, Data committee will have its first dedicated meeting on Tuesday, November 1st from 6-7:30pm at the DEC (311 N. Market Street, Dallas 75202). Goals will be to determine project areas of focus to build data-based analysis and solutions. These topics do not need to be isolated to downtown Dallas, but rather to tackle areas of focus across the city. Please contact Vish Madhugiriv at madhugiriv@gmail.com with questions or to RSVP.

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Nov
1
6:00 PM18:00

DIA STEM/Workforce Development Committee Meeting

The DIA's STEM and Workforce Development committee will have its first dedicated meeting on Tuesday, November 1st from 6-7:30pm at the DEC (311 N. Market Street, Dallas 75202). Goals will be to determine project areas of focus to continue to build up programming and impact in these areas in cultivating the skills needed for our future. These topics do not need to be isolated to downtown Dallas, but rather to tackle areas of focus across the city. Please contact Shawn Scott at shawn@boldidea.org with questions or to RSVP

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Oct
12
6:00 PM18:00

DIA Meetup and Committee Breakouts!

  • Dallas Entrepreneur Center (The DEC) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for our next community meet up and happy hour on October 12th from 6-8pm in the West End! There will be time to learn about DIA, including updates on the West End Living Lab, mingle with some amazing people, and participate in breakout committee meetings. We'll be meeting at the Dallas Entrepreneur Center on the 2nd Floor, street parking is available, as well as some pay surface lots surrounding the block - look for the blue awning for our entrance on either the front or back side of the building!

Committee topics include:

  •  Data, Data, Data
  •  Startup Ecosystem Involvement
  •  STEM/Workforce Development
  •  Team Green/Sustainability
  •  Transportation
  •  Quality of Life/the Citizen Experience

We'll also discuss specific areas of Volunteer Interest!

If you'd like to bring a specific area of expertise to the DIA's work, we would be thrilled to have your support! 

  •  Community Outreach
  •  Data
  •  Grant Writing
  •  Marketing/Communications
  •  Research
  •  Other
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