Archives for November 2015

Infrastructure Committee: November update

Steve Johnston, the new Executive Director at Open Cape joined us for the Infrastructure Committee’s November meeting. He discussed Open Cape’s new web-site which is expected to launch in mid-December. We were also joined by Carl Persson of Ocean Solutions. Carl has a start up business making hydrogen by electrolysis more efficiently. Not only can […]

Congressional App Challenge!

The Congressional App Challenge, a congressional initiative to improve student engagement in coding and computer science, will run through January 15, 2016. Students in participating districts can create and submit their original apps for the chance to be recognized by their Member of Congress. You can see all the¬†districts that have signed up to participate, […]

The Technology of Keeping Fit

In preparation for Thanksgiving and the holidays, the Cape Cod Technology Council’s November First Friday Breakfast speaker was Tim Calise, of Koko FitClub. Koko FitClub is a digital gym founded by husband-wife Cape Cod team Mike Lannon and Mary Obana. There are now 130 locations in 30 states, four of which are on Cape Cod. […]

October Infrastructure: regional plans, and the Blue Economy

In October the Infrastructure Committee discussed the 208 Wastewater Plan, a Regional Policy Plan, and the blue economy. The EPA has approved the 208 Wastewater Plan, which you can find on the Cape Cod Commission’s website. According to a meeting where the Commission summarized the report, all the solutions will be on a regional watershed […]