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3 science and technology events in New York City this weekend

3 science and technology events in New York City this weekend
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By Hoodline - Published on March 07, 2019.

Got an interest in science and technology? From a panel discussion on open data to a conference on teaching climate change, this weekend's lineup of New York City events offers a great chance to network and expand your understanding of a range of topics.

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NYC Nonprofit Salesforce User Group Meeting

Check out the monthly Nonprofit Salesforce user group meeting this Friday. There will be breakfast until 9:15 a.m., followed by announcements and two discussions. The group aims to help nonprofits learn about and adopt the platform.

When: Friday, March 8, 9-11:30 a.m.
Where: Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York, 135 W. 36th St.
Admission: Free
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Future of Open Data in Regenerating Cities

Or, head to Civic Hall this Friday morning for a public panel discussion during NYC Open Data Week. The topic: using open data to bring about positive change in one's community. Panelists include Sharon Sputz, director of strategic programs from Columbia Data Institute; and Simon Sylvester-Chadhuri, executive director of Civ:Lab.

When: Friday, March 8, 9-10:30 a.m.
Where: Civic Hall, 118 W. 22nd St., Floor 12
Admission: $5
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The Science of Sustainability: Modeling Next Generation Science Standards Strategies for Teaching Climate Change

Last but not least, educators are invited to this conference exploring how to teach climate change in 2019. There will be discussions on exploring solutions for climate change and strategies for teaching environmental science in the classroom, and pizza for lunch.

When: Sunday, March 10, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Teachers College, 525 W. 120th St., Zankel Hall 414
Admission: $20
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