Topic: The Power of Data Visualization in Cities
Date: July 20, 2017
Time: 5pm ET
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The Civic Analytics Network (CAN) will host a webinar, “The Power of Data Visualization in Cities,” Thursday July 20th, from 5pm to 6pm ET. The public webinar will be moderated by Stephen Goldsmith, Director of CAN and the Innovations Program at the Harvard Kennedy School, and the presentation will highlight some of the best data visualization products created by city governments across the country.
The presenters will be Chief Data Officers from three of America’s largest cities; Chicago, Los Angeles, and Pittsburgh. Tom Schenk Jr., Chicago’s Chief Data Officer, will present about OpenGrid, the city’s map-based open data application and Lilian Coral, CDO of Los Angeles, will discuss the city’s innovative map-based data portal, the Los Angeles GeoHub. Laura Meixell, Assistant Director of Performance Improvement at the Pittsburgh Department of Innovation and Performance, who functions as the city’s CDO, will tell webinar participants about Burgh’s Eye View, Pittsburgh’s visualization platform that allows residents visual insights into city and neighborhood data.
The webinar will open to the public and available at this link. The meeting access code is 319-183-894 and the password is Mapping. We hope you will join us Thursday July 20th, at 5pm!