Open Opportunity Data

Events

Listserv Opens

January 4, 2016

Telephone Kickoff

January 6, 2016

Kickoff with (big ticket?) guest speaker to open floor for questions, set expectations about listserv and access to federal data team.

Alpha Demo

January 25, 2016

Alpha Demo (Google hangout) - goal: initial sharing of projects/concepts and encouraging competition.

Beta Demo

February 8, 2016

Beta Demo (Google Hangout) - goal: get a sense of progress and most promising tools for white house demo

WH Launch

Approx. February 15, 2016

Open Opportunity Demo at the White House and public launch.

PIFs

Portal

December 31, 2015 - January 4, 2016

Gallery of user tools, datasets/APIs, other developer resources, etc.

End-User Personas

December 31, 2015 - Approx. February 8, 2016

Ideally this research can be delivered to private party developers during the kickoff to help inform what they build.

CVS → eGIS

January 1, 2016 - January 6, 2016

Break large CSV files into smaller chunks and load them into eGIS Storefront API.

Possibly include:
* slick API docs
* developer overview/portal (quick start guide, etc.)

Shepherd Private Party Developers' Feedback

January 6, 2016 - Approx. February 13, 2016

Answer questions, improve APIs, etc.

Creative Direction (UX, Prototyping, Testing)

January 6, 2016 - February 14, 2016

Build Administration-Hosted Tool (?)

January 18, 2016 - February 14, 2016

Census-branded.

Developer Personas

Feb 9, 2016 - Approx. February 14, 2016

This research will help us make the opportunity portal as helpful to developers as possible.

Private Party Developers

Tinker w/ Data

December 23, 2015 - January 5, 2016

Play with "Holiday present" embargoed data.

Work Toward Alpha

Jan 6, 2016 - January 24, 2016

Work Toward Beta

Jan 25, 2016 - February 7, 2016

Finalize

Feb 8, 2016 - February 14, 2016