A bicoastal Datafest to track moneys political influence from sea to shining sea. What will 2012s political spending spree mean for policy in 2013 and beyond? Help us find insights and answers in data. Meet journalists, scientists, engineers, data experts and developers for a cross-disciplinary and bicoastal weekend of brainstorming, data-diving, story-telling and civic action, not to mention prizes, food and fellowship.
Cant get to New York City or Palo Alto? No worries: You can still participate. The Sunlight Foundation will use its open-source tool, Sunlight Live, to create a video bridge that will allow anyone to join virtually. You can interact with participants in both sites via live chat while watching a stream of the event.