Data for Public Good Symposium

Ann Arbor MI 02-25-2020 02-25-2020

Do you have experience in working alongside community partners in data analysis or program evaluation? Do you want to connect with others who are using their skills for public good? This symposium will showcase the many research efforts and community-based partnerships at U-M that focus on improving humanity by using data for public good. We invite you to share your expertise with us by submitting an abstract in one of the following areas: - Demonstration of a completed or ongoing community-university partnership - New methodology and tools that provide a service to humanity - Real-world applications of using data for philanthropy or public good Submission Deadline: December 6, 2019 by 11:59 pm. Please register and submit your abstract online at: https://bit.ly/2ooujGt Submission Format and Procedure: Please include a title, a list of authors and presenters, and their affiliations. At least one author should have a U-M affiliation. The main body of the abstract should be no more than 300 words and should include a brief summary of the partnership or research and methods, main results, and impact. Please do not include figures, tables, or a bibliography in the abstract. Please indicate whether you prefer an oral presentation or poster. Oral presentations will be 15 minutes in length and may consist of one or multiple presenters. The Data for Public Good Committee will try their best to accommodate your preference. Teams will be notified no later than December 13th. For any questions, please contact: d4pg-admin@umich.edu

Keynote Speaker: Rumman Chowdhury, PhD

February 25, 2020
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
10th Floor, Weiser Hall
Sponsored by: Statistics in the Community (STATCOM), the Michigan Institute for Data Science (MIDAS), the Community Technical Assistance Collaborative (CTAC), and the Center for Education Design, Evaluation, and Research (CEDER)
Contact Information: Data for Public Good Symposium Planning Committee: d4pg-admin@umich.edu

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Do you have experience in working alongside community partners in data analysis or program evaluation? Do you want to connect with others who are using their skills for public good? This symposium will showcase the many research efforts and community-based partnerships at U-M that focus on improving humanity by using data for public good. We invite you to share your expertise with us by submitting an abstract in one of the following areas: - Demonstration of a completed or ongoing community-university partnership - New methodology and tools that provide a service to humanity - Real-world applications of using data for philanthropy or public good Submission Deadline: December 6, 2019 by 11:59 pm. Please register and submit your abstract online at: https://bit.ly/2ooujGt Submission Format and Procedure: Please include a title, a list of authors and presenters, and their affiliations. At least one author should have a U-M affiliation. The main body of the abstract should be no more than 300 words and should include a brief summary of the partnership or research and methods, main results, and impact. Please do not include figures, tables, or a bibliography in the abstract. Please indicate whether you prefer an oral presentation or poster. Oral presentations will be 15 minutes in length and may consist of one or multiple presenters. The Data for Public Good Committee will try their best to accommodate your preference. Teams will be notified no later than December 13th. For any questions, please contact: d4pg-admin@umich.edu