Summit on Data-Smart Government

Overview Please join us on November 7-8 for the first-ever Summit on Data-Smart Government, presented by the Civic Analytics Network (CAN), a peer g...

Protecting Newborns from Harm with Data-Sharing

The list of potential uses for interagency data-sharing to improve child welfare outcomes is never-ending. Hospital data on low-weight newborns could...

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Predictive Analytics Guides West Nile Virus Control Efforts in Chicago

Yes, it is Bill Gates, known to many as the richest man in the world, who compared the threat of mosquito-borne illnesses to Shark Week on the Discove...

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How Civic Tech Can Address Urban Inequality

For all of its best intentions, civic technology has long struggled with an inclusion problem. Data dashboards, web-based tools and mobile apps are ty...

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Can Better Data Make Zero Traffic Deaths a Reality?

How many traffic fatalities is too many? If you’re a Vision Zero city, the answer is one.   Started in Sweden in 1997 with the goal of eliminating f...

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