How Data Can Transform Neighborhood Life

How Data Can Transform Neighborhood Life

Tech Tuesday explores innovative city programs that are mapping health, traffic and development trends, and changing the way people interact with local government.

Most people use maps to get from "point A" to "point B." But in the age of iPhones and Google Maps, web developers are mashing up public data to provide new insights into neighborhood life. Tech Tuesday explores innovative city programs that are mapping health, traffic and development information, and changing the way people interact with local government.

Guests

Sukumar Ganapati

Assistant Professor of Public Administration, Florida International University

Barney Krucoff

Geographic Information System Program Manager, Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO), District of Columbia

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