Please join us for the closing reception and presentation of designs and prototypes of the Sensing the Environment Hackathon on Friday, July 21.

The reception begins at 5:30 pm on Friday, July 21at PNCA, the Arlene and Harold Schnitzer Center for Art and Design, 511 NW Broadway. Presentations begin at 6:30 pm and go until 8:30 pm.

The evening will also include a conversation about strategies for building and deploying many of these sensors across the region. We hope that you can attend and would be delighted if you were interested in placing a kit on your roof or in your garden to record birdsong and study the local environmental conditions.

Refreshments will be served. Please RSVP at the link provided:

Join us to see some wonderful, imaginative and impactful designs.

If you are unable to attend but are interested in building/deploying/sponsoring sensor kit(s), please contact We would be thrilled to collaborate with you.

And in case you (or somebody you know) is interested in joining the Hackathon, please do sign up.

Partners and Sponsors:

  • Blue Star Donuts
  • Breakside Brewery
  • Crowd Supply
  • Intel
  • Nordic Semiconductor
  • Nossa Familia Coffee
  • PJRC
  • Portland 3D Printing Lab
  • Public Lab
  • Sandy River Basin Watershed Council

Find out more about theĀ Sensing the Environment project.

News . Workshops