TechCamp Mumbai

Designing our Urban Future

Participants from

Afghanistan; India

Description

As people flock to cities in India and Afghanistan, the growing urban population can overwhelm the infrastructure, affecting transportation, the environment, sanitation, education, and disaster response. “TechCamp Mumbai: Building our Urban Future” will connect Indian and Afghan civil society and government officials with civil planning and technology experts. They’ll collaborate on digital skills and strategies to develop sustainable solutions to the urbanization challenges faced by both countries.

Agenda

TechCamp Day 1 - July 22, 2019

11:00 - Participant Registration

11:00 - 12:00 - Lunch: Mumbai Hilton Hotel

12:00 - 17:00 - Networking and Site Visit
Maharashtra Nature Park

17:30 - Opening Ceremony

17:30 - 17:45 - Welcoming Remarks
Jennifer Larson, Acting Consul General, U.S. Consulate Mumbai
Mr. G.S. Gill, Distinguished Advisor, TERI – Western Regional Centre
Mr Hitesh Vaidya, UN Habitat Country Manager

17:45 - 18:00 - TechCamp Overview
TechCamp Team and Emcee Adishree Panda

18:00 - 19:30 - Focus Domain Discussions and Brainstorming Session

TechCamp Mumbai Brainstorming Groups

Team NumberFocus DomainsTrainer/Facilitator
1Using Big DataPraveen Uchil, Ashali Bhandari, Julio May
2Engaging Your CommunityPriyal Bhatt, Parul Agarwala, Cheri-Leigh Erasmus, Walid Arwall
3Tech for Good Governance Ankitha Cheerakathil, Adishree Panda, Vinay Shankar Prasad Sihna

19:30 - 20:30 - Dinner and Reception
Mumbai Hilton Hotel

TechCamp Day 2 - July 23, 2019

9:00 - 9:30 - Sign-in and Networking

9:30 - 9:45 - Speed-geeking Explained
TechCamp Team and Emcee Adishree Panda

9:45 - 10:45 - Speed-geeking

TechCamp Mumbai Speed-Geeking

Topic Trainer
1. FixMyCommunity DemTool and Data Visualization in AfghanistanPriyal Bhatt and Waled Arwall, NDI
2. Participatory BudgetingAnkitha Cheerakathil, Institute H21
3. Feedback for Community Engagement
Cheri-Leigh Erasmus, Accountability Labs and Parul Agarwala, UN Habitat
4. Data Analysis and VisualizationPraveen Uchil, Keshif
Mapping for Urban PlanningJulio May, Municipal GIS Services
Natural Resource ManagementVinay Shankar Prasad Sihna, TERI SAS
Data Based Decision MakingAshali Bhandari, National Institute of Urban Affairs

10:45 - 11:00 - Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:30 - Interactive Breakout Session 1

TechCamp Mumbai Breakout Sessions

Topic Trainer
1. FixMyCommunity DemTool and Data Visualization in AfghanistanPriyal Bhatt and Waled Arwall, NDI
2. Participatory BudgetingAnkitha Cheerakathil, Institute H21
3. Education for Community Engagement
Cheri-Leigh Erasmus, Accountability Labs and Parul Agarwala, UN Habitat
4. Data Analysis and VisualizationPraveen Uchil, Keshif
Mapping for Urban PlanningJulio May, Municipal GIS Services
Natural Resource ManagementVinay Shankar Prasad Sihna, TERI SAS
Data Based Decision MakingAshali Bhandari, National Institute of Urban Affairs

12:30 - 13:45 - Lunch, Mumbai Hilton Hotel

13:45 - 15:30 - Interactive Breakout Session 2

TechCamp Mumbai Breakout Sessions

Topic Trainer
1. FixMyCommunity DemTool and Data Visualization in AfghanistanPriyal Bhatt and Waled Arwall, NDI
2. Participatory BudgetingAnkitha Cheerakathil, Institute H21
3. Education for Community Engagement
Cheri-Leigh Erasmus, Accountability Labs and Parul Agarwala, UN Habitat
4. Data Analysis and VisualizationPraveen Uchil, Keshif
Mapping for Urban PlanningJulio May, Municipal GIS Services
Natural Resource ManagementVinay Shankar Prasad Sihna, TERI SAS
Data Based Decision MakingAshali Bhandari, National Institute of Urban Affairs

15:30 - 15:45 - Coffee Break

15:45 - 16:45 - Defining Challenge Statements

TechCamp Mumbai Brainstorming Groups

Team NumberFocus DomainsTrainer/Facilitator
1Using Big DataPraveen Uchil, Ashali Bhandari, Julio May
2Engaging Your CommunityPriyal Bhatt, Parul Agarwala, Cheri-Leigh Erasmus, Walid Arwall
3Tech for Good Governance Ankitha Cheerakathil, Adishree Panda, Vinay Shankar Prasad Sihna

16:45 - 17:00 - Submit Challenge Statements to Facilitators

17:00 - End of Day Announcements

TechCamp Day 3 - July 24, 2019

8:30 - 9:00 - Sign-in and Networking

9:00 - 9:30 - Challenge Statement Readout
TechCamp Team and Emcee Adishree Panda

9:30 - 11:30 - Creating Solutions/Small Group Work

11:30 - 12:30 - Optional Third Training/Trainer Consultation/Peer Feedback

12:30 - 13:30 - Lunch: Mumbai Hilton Hotel

13:30 - 14:30 - Finalize Presentations

14:30 - 14:45 - Coffee Break

14:45 - 16:00 - Solution Presentations

16:00 - 16:15 - Judge Deliberation and Participant Survey

16:15 - 16:45 - Closing Remarks:
Mr. G.S. Gill, Distinguished Advisor, TERI – Western Regional Centre
Ben East, Public Affairs Officer, U.S. Consulate Mumbai

16:45 - 16:50 - Winners Announced

16:50 - 17:10 - Presentation of Certificates

17:10 Group Photo

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