What can developers do facing crisis? <ul><li>Hack For Japan  Fumi Yamazaki </li></ul>
3/11/2011 14:46 JST M9.0
2 hours later...
NHK, National Police Agency, local governments, mobile carreers, shelter information
1 hour later...
 
 
Learnings from Haiti
Power of  Speed  Share  the knowledge Reuse  the code
Hack For Japan
A platform / community for  hackers (developers)  to create services for crisis relief
Hackers≠Crackers
Value of Hackers
Matching the services <ul><li>“ I am not a developer but I want them to create a service (websites/apps) such as...” </li>...
Share ideas and vote Text Text Text 243 ideas / 5,503 votes
Brainstorm to polish ideas 1,290 comments
Share project info Matching of the people
Providing the resources <ul><li>“ I want to develop a service useful for the survivors, but I can’t pay for the servers” <...
 
Power of  Openness  and  Collaboration
Hackathons (Online/Offline) Fukuoka Kyoto Okayama Tokushima
Fukuoka venue
Are the services we are creating really reaching the people in Tohoku?
4/6 in Sendai 4/7-8 in Iwate
Non-coastal areas <ul><li>Amazing recovery </li></ul><ul><ul><li>power - OK </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>water - OK </li></u...
Coastal areas <ul><li>the town itself is gone because of tsunami </li></ul><ul><li>house are lost, schools are lots, busin...
4/7 23:35 M7.4 Largest afterquake since 3/11
My situation... <ul><li>No power </li></ul><ul><li>No water </li></ul><ul><li>No gas </li></ul><ul><li>Fixed lines are res...
Power of  recovery <ul><li>People supporting each other </li></ul><ul><li>Opening their shops/restaurants with no power, n...
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  1. 1. What can developers do facing crisis? <ul><li>Hack For Japan Fumi Yamazaki </li></ul>
  2. 2. 3/11/2011 14:46 JST M9.0
  3. 3. 2 hours later...
  4. 4. NHK, National Police Agency, local governments, mobile carreers, shelter information
  5. 5. 1 hour later...
  6. 8. Learnings from Haiti
  7. 9. Power of Speed Share the knowledge Reuse the code
  8. 10. Hack For Japan
  9. 11. A platform / community for hackers (developers) to create services for crisis relief
  10. 12. Hackers≠Crackers
  11. 13. Value of Hackers
  12. 14. Matching the services <ul><li>“ I am not a developer but I want them to create a service (websites/apps) such as...” </li></ul><ul><li>“ I am a developer and I can make various apps, but not sure what is actually needed” </li></ul><ul><li>“ I am a developer and have an idea about a service that is probably useful for the survivors of the disaster, but want to others’ opinion before I start coding” </li></ul>
  13. 15. Share ideas and vote Text Text Text 243 ideas / 5,503 votes
  14. 16. Brainstorm to polish ideas 1,290 comments
  15. 17. Share project info Matching of the people
  16. 18. Providing the resources <ul><li>“ I want to develop a service useful for the survivors, but I can’t pay for the servers” </li></ul><ul><li>“ I want to develop a service useful for the survivors, but I don’t have the data I need” </li></ul>
  17. 20. Power of Openness and Collaboration
  18. 21. Hackathons (Online/Offline) Fukuoka Kyoto Okayama Tokushima
  19. 22. Fukuoka venue
  20. 23. Are the services we are creating really reaching the people in Tohoku?
  21. 24. 4/6 in Sendai 4/7-8 in Iwate
  22. 25. Non-coastal areas <ul><li>Amazing recovery </li></ul><ul><ul><li>power - OK </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>water - OK </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>network - OK </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>many of the shops and restaurants open </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>gas -50% OK </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Situation changes drastically everyday </li></ul>
  23. 26. Coastal areas <ul><li>the town itself is gone because of tsunami </li></ul><ul><li>house are lost, schools are lots, businesses are lost, people are missing... </li></ul><ul><li>Survivors lives in shelters </li></ul><ul><li>Basic food/water is supplied- matching more complicated demand/supply </li></ul><ul><li>Was planning to visit on 4/8... </li></ul>
  24. 27. 4/7 23:35 M7.4 Largest afterquake since 3/11
  25. 28. My situation... <ul><li>No power </li></ul><ul><li>No water </li></ul><ul><li>No gas </li></ul><ul><li>Fixed lines are restricted, mobile network flakey (but Internet works) </li></ul><ul><li>Everything that recovered suddenly lost </li></ul>
  26. 29. Power of recovery <ul><li>People supporting each other </li></ul><ul><li>Opening their shops/restaurants with no power, no water, no gas </li></ul><ul><li>Children going to school the next day </li></ul><ul><li>People driving safely with traffic signals lost </li></ul>
  27. 30. See Feel Engage Support
  28. 31. People First Technology exists to support people’s needs

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