Upcoming Events

The Informed City: Data-Driven Approaches

March 4, 2014 1:00PM to 6:00PM
Presenter 
Charlie Catlett (MCS) and Seth Snyder (ES)
Location 
University of Chicago
Type 
Seminar
Series 
The University of Chicago's Office of Civic Engagement and Global Engagement Office presents "The Informed City: Data-Driven Approaches to a More Just, Equitable, and Sustainable City."

The event will be held Tuesday, March 4, 2014, 1 - 5 p.m. at The Gleacher Center, Room 400.
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Two distinguished Argonne researchers will serve as moderators at this event.

1:30 p.m. Session

"Computation, Data and Mobile Devices to Understand, Design, Sustain and Enhance the City"

 

Moderator

Charlie Catlett (MCS), Senior Computer Scientist
Director, Urban Center for Computation and Data

2:45 p.m. Session

"Sustainable Water in the 21st Century City"

 

Moderator

Seth Snyder (ES), Section Leader, Process Technology Research

Full Program

The full program takes place from 1 - 5 p.m. followed by a reception from 5 - 6 p.m. View the program agenda and announcment.

About the Event

Leading public, private, academic, and non-profit sector experts will share their insights on data-driven approaches to urban planning, design, health, education, water infrastructure, and crime prevention.

This event will serve as a precursor to the World Urban Forum 7 which will be held in Medellín, Colombia, in April 2014.