Our Goals for the Day

Activating solutions to Moonshot challenges.


Just enough yack to maximize hack.


Utilize the Civic ArtWorks Campaign + Project platform to organize your great ideas for solutions to Moonshot challenge areas.



8:00 amDoors Open & Registration
coffee, light breakfast, mix and mingle
9:00 amWelcome & Keynote
get fired up and ready to activate our community
9:30 amOrientation
staff, partners and activators provide direction and context
10:30 amWorking Groups in Session
establish goals, make decisions, plan for outcomes and co-create programs
12:30 pmWorking Lunch
keep the momentum going, join a special session or take a moment yourself
2:00 pmWorking Groups in Session
all attendees return to working groups
4:00 pmClosing Ceremony
working groups share out checkpoints & commitments for 2015

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Working Group Sessions

All Moonshot and Working Group Session Ideas are hosted on CIVIC ARTWORKS, a platform for public discourse. Click on the links below to visit the project or idea page on the Civic ArtWorks platform. Create an account to support, comment and add thoughts to the sessions, or add your ideas to the Moonshot projects.

Sessions will be held in the Spaces (S##) identified on the floorplan from Space 1 (S01) to Space 11 (S11). Feel free to reorganize furniture to make your Working Group Session comfortable for everyone.

Featured Sessions – 10:30am to 4:00PM

Working Lunch Sessions – 12:30am to 2:00PM


S10 – HIVE LEVEL YOUTH| Hive Youth Council Feedback sessions

S08 – THE ULTIMATE HUB| Asset Mapping the Heart of the Community

S01 – THINK TANK| Navigativing the City of Chicago Data Portal

S01 – MOONSHOTS| Intro to GitHub

Search the hive directory for member and ally contact information.

You can add yourself to the directory and register your organization as a Hive Ally at http://hivechicago.org/ally.