This workshop, hosted by City of Seattle, MetroLab Network, and the University of Washington, convened experts from local government and universities to discuss common challenges and propose collaborative, data-driven solutions to human service issues.
00:00 Overview of Afternoon Ben Levine - Executive Director, MetroLab Network
12:22 Kevin Merritt - Founder & CEO, Socrata
20:35 Keynote: Urban Data Science and Policy Amen Ra Mashariki - Chief Analytics Officer, Office of Data and Analytics (MODA) NYC
57:15 Case Study: Predicting Homelessness in NYC Adeen Flinker - Post Doctoral Fellow, NYU
1:23:10 Keynote: Urban Data Science and PolicyTom Schenk Jr. - Chief Data Officer, City of Chicago
1:58:44 Data and Human Services: A City Perspective Adam Petkun - Data and Policy Advisor, Mayor's Innovation Team; Erin Dalton - Deputy Director, Office of Data Analysis Research and Evaluation, Allegheny County; Loren Raun - Chief Environmental Science Officer, Houston Health Department & Research Faculty, Department of Statistics, Rice University
3:06:10 Closing Keynote: Privacy Responsibility Brendon Lynch - Chief Privacy Officer, Microsoft
More: video of the morning session.