Partnering to Hack Homelessness Schedule

Friday November 18 – Day 1

  • 5:30PM  Check-in | Snacks
  • 6:10PM  P2H 2 Kick-Off and Opening Remarks
    • Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development
    • Mike Builthuis, Executive Director, Ottawa Alliance to End Homelessness
    • Mathieu Fleury, Councillor City of Ottawa Ward 12 (Rideau-vanier)
  • 7PM  Pitch session
  • 7:30PM  Team Building | Hacking begins
  • 9PM  Venue closes

Saturday November 19 – Day 2

  • 8AM  Doors open (Breakfast is served!)
  • 12PM  Lunch 
  • Optional afternoon workshops: 
    • Noon Homelessness in Ottawa, Kaite Burkholder Harris, A Way Home Ottawa
    • 1PM  Design the Post-Hack Strategy, Mary Moreland, ISED Lab
    • 3PM Introduction to open data and responsible data practices, Rob Davidson, Open Data Ottawa
    • 4PM Hacking for social innovation, James Chan, Impact Hub and Alexe Filion, Hacking Health
    • 5PM Data Gap Mapping Exercise on Homelessness, Dr. Aaron Seagert and Dr. Patrick Hunter, Homelessness Partnering Strategy
  • 5PM  Dinner
  • 9PM  Venue Closes

Sunday November 20 – Day 3

  • 9:30AM  Doors Open (Breakfast is served!)
  • 12PM  Lunch
  • 1PM  Hacking ends
  • 1:30PM Final Team Presentations/Demonstrations 
  • Expert Panel Introduction: Mike Bulthuis, Ottawa Alliance to End Homelessness
    • Edward Ocampo-Gooding, Shopify
    • James Gilbert, Employment and Social Development Canada
    • Dan Monafu, Employment and Social Development Canada
    • Elspeth McKay, Operation Come Home
  • 2:45PM  Wrap-up
    • Louise Levonian, Sous-ministre de l’Emploi et du Développement social et présidente de la Commission de l’assurance-emploi du Canada

Funded in part by the Government of Canada’s Homelessness Partnering Strategy