CUSP’s Applied Urban Science Group (AUSG) is pleased to announce their 2nd Speaker Session featuring Shraddha Ramani, the Mitigation Program Manager at NYC Emergency Management. Shraddha will speak to our group about the application of urban data science to prepare for and react to emergencies at the city level. The presentation will also include the following:

  • The use of web-based applications for citizen and agency engagement
  • Data collection mechanisms and inter-agency communication
  • How Emergency Services are situated among other city agencies
  • Her personal education/career path to her current role as Program Manager

For anyone interested in a high-stakes, real-world application of urban data science, this topic should provide a valuable perspective.