Upcoming Events

The Informed City: Data-Driven Approaches

March 4, 2014 1:00PM to 6:00PM
Charlie Catlett (MCS) and Seth Snyder (ES)
University of Chicago
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"



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"



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.