Webinars

The list below includes information on upcoming webinars and presentations and audio from past webinars organized by the Urban Institute for NNIP partners, as well as webinars held by partner organizations.

October 20, 2008 - 8:00pm

In this webinar, Shon Bunkley of Community Research Partners and Hedy Chang, a consultant to the Annie E. Casey Foundation, present their recent work on truancy.   

Shon was part of the CRP...

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Presenters: Hedy Chang, Dr. L. Shon Bunkley, Community Research Partners
October 8, 2008 - 8:00pm

This presentation was made at the URISA 2008 Annual Conference & Exposition. The presentation summarizes 1) our investigation of data sources to find a publicly available and frequently...

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Presenters: Denice Ross, Joy Bonaguro , Elaine Ortiz
August 20, 2008 - 8:00pm

Derek Ziegler of CamConnect and David Solet from Seattle present their work on using and analyzing cross-sectional and longitudinal hospitalization data.   Derek obtained longitudinal data for all...

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Presenters: Derek Ziegler, CamConnect, David Solet, Public Health-Seattle and King County
October 17, 2007 - 8:00pm

This presentation described the challenges of transforming data collected from the New Orleans 211 system into meaningful neighborhood indicators.

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Presenters: Denice Warren, Greater New Orleans Community Data Center, Jonathan Padgett, Via Link
April 2, 2006 - 8:00pm

The main document on this page summarizes research behind why usability testing is important, especially in web-based GIS, and concludes with a basic protocol for applying usability testing to...

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Presenter: Denice Ross
Presenters: Virginia Carlson, Bob Waite

Check out our first Idea Showcase of 2015 and work your fellow NNIP partners are doing: 

Eleanor Tutt (St. Louis) and Bob Gradeck (Pittsburgh) will present on their idea to hold regular...

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Presenters: Bob Gradeck, University Center for Social Research, Eleanor Tutt, Rise, Jessica McInchak, Data Driven Detroit, Josh Wheeling, CamConnect

In 2013, The Providence Plan launched the Rhode Island Community Profiles website—a tool to present data in a series of interactive tables, maps, graphs and charts. This web application allows...

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Presenters: Bob Gradeck, University Center for Social and Urban Research, Emily Kulick, Allegheny County, Kim Pierson, The Providence Plan

Following up on the success of the Media session in Portland, we are pleased to announce “Storytelling through Community Journalism”, the first in our "NNIP and Media" webinar series.  This...

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Presenters: Charlotte-Anne Lucas, Meg Merrick, Jordan Wirfs-Brock

Our virtual idea showcase webinars are intented to offer a way for partners to share potential projects, early work, or recent projects with each other in between in-person partner meetings

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Presenters: Kathy Pettit, Urban Institute, John Garvey, Urban Strategies Council, Seok-Joo Kim, Case Western University, Jessie Partridge, Metropolitan Area Planning Council, Diane Gavarkavich, University of North Carolina-Charlotte, Maia Woluchem, Urban Institute

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