Open Seattle is a multi-disciplinary group working together to improve our communities through civic technology.

Guiding principles

  • Make it easy for everyone to participate
  • Design for people's needs
  • Make information easy to find and use
  • Use data to make and improve decisions

Who we are

We welcome anyone who is interested in making Seattle even better. Artists, writers, entrepreneurs, leaders, creative thinkers, and coders are invited to attend events, work on projects, and participate as a member of Open Seattle.

What we do

Open Seattle runs events focused on building the civic technology community in Seattle and using research, design, & technology to address local issues.