Predictive Analytics for Child Welfare: A Case Study from Allegheny County, PA with Professor Tim Maloney, Auckland University of Technology

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April 23, 2019 Professor Maloney will give a detailed ‘walk through’ of the Allegheny Family Screening Tool (AFST), a child welfare predictive risk model (PRM) built by an international team led by the Centre for Social Data Analytics (CSDA). Since it… Continue Reading Predictive Analytics for Child Welfare: A Case Study from Allegheny County, PA with Professor Tim Maloney, Auckland University of Technology

Data and AI in Cities: An Inside Perspective of Analytics at NYC MODA with Amen Ra Mashariki, Head of Urban Intelligence at UrbInt.com

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Data and AI in Cities: An Inside Perspective of Analytics in the NYC Mayor's Office of Data Analytics (MODA) April 19, 2019 Ever since the creation of NYC's Mayor's Office of Data Analytics (MODA) in 2013 through executive order, many… Continue Reading Data and AI in Cities: An Inside Perspective of Analytics at NYC MODA with Amen Ra Mashariki, Head of Urban Intelligence at UrbInt.com

Improving Transparency at MTA New York City Transit Using Service Performance Dashboards with Alla Reddy, MTA

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Improving Transparency at MTA New York City Transit Using Service Performance Dashboards April 5, 2019 On June 29, 2017, New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed an executive order declaring a state of emergency for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority… Continue Reading Improving Transparency at MTA New York City Transit Using Service Performance Dashboards with Alla Reddy, MTA

The Resiliency of Pittsburgh with Grant Ervin, Chief Resiliency Officer of Pittsburgh PA

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The Resiliency of Pittsburgh March 29, 2019 From its previous history as the center of steelmaking and heavy industry, Pittsburgh has emerged as a cosmopolitan center of technology, entrepreneurship and education. As part of the direction of improving the environment… Continue Reading The Resiliency of Pittsburgh with Grant Ervin, Chief Resiliency Officer of Pittsburgh PA

NSF’s Cyber-Physical Systems and Smart and Connected Communities Programs with Jonathan Sprinkle, National Science Foundation

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NSF’s Cyber-Physical Systems and Smart and Connected Communities Programs March 15, 2019 Abstract: This talk will explore the NSF programs of Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) and Smart and Connected Communities (S&CC) and their respective visions, details of the solicitations regarding submissions of… Continue Reading NSF’s Cyber-Physical Systems and Smart and Connected Communities Programs with Jonathan Sprinkle, National Science Foundation

Data Science for Smart Grids and Beyond with Yury Dvorkin, NYU Tandon

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https://vimeo.com/332852658 Data Science for Smart Grids and Beyond March 13, 2019 Abstract: This tutorial presentation will describe cutting-edge decision-making problems that arise in the area of smart electric power grids. These problems are motivated by the recent technological advances in… Continue Reading Data Science for Smart Grids and Beyond with Yury Dvorkin, NYU Tandon

Holobiont Urbanism: Towards Metrics for Smart Cities that Span Scales and Species with Dr. Elizabeth Henaff, NYU Tandon

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https://vimeo.com/316827527 Holobiont Urbanism: Towards Metrics for Smart Cities that Span Scales and Species February 8, 2019 Abstract: In the era of computational genomics, a great deal of progress has been made in determining the relationships between genetic information and the development… Continue Reading Holobiont Urbanism: Towards Metrics for Smart Cities that Span Scales and Species with Dr. Elizabeth Henaff, NYU Tandon

Applied Urban Science Group (AUSG): Data Collaboration & Blockchain in Cities with Andrew Young

November 1, 2018 Our first AUSG Speaker event will feature Andrew Young, whose research efforts focus on the effect of technology and data-driven policies on public institutions. His grant-funded projects range from the impact of open government data; methods for… Continue Reading Applied Urban Science Group (AUSG): Data Collaboration & Blockchain in Cities with Andrew Young

IBM Research Africa Presents: Mobile Phone-Based Credit Scoring & Pattern Detection on Hidden Layers of Neural Networks

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Download a flyer for the event here! About the Event: IBM Research Africa is IBM’s 12th lab worldwide and is located in both Nairobi, Kenya and Johannesburg, South Africa.  Research staff members are tasked with tackling Africa’s Grand Challenges while… Continue Reading IBM Research Africa Presents: Mobile Phone-Based Credit Scoring & Pattern Detection on Hidden Layers of Neural Networks

Applied Urban Science Group (AUSG) presents Linking data for the greater good: Entity Resolution, Graph Databases and the EPA Toxic Release Inventory

Join NYU CUSP’s Applied Urban Science Group (AUSG) for speaker events and lightning talks this summer! The Applied Urban Science Group is the student and alumni association of NYU CUSP. AUSG events are for all members of CUSP and the… Continue Reading Applied Urban Science Group (AUSG) presents Linking data for the greater good: Entity Resolution, Graph Databases and the EPA Toxic Release Inventory