Baltimore Data Day 2016

Democratizing Access to Data for Neighborhoods

Friday, July 22, 2016
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

8:30-9:15am POSTER & INFORMATION SESSION/COFFEE (Atrium)

  • Enoch Pratt Free Library
  • US Census Bureau
  • Arts Every Day
  • Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance
  • Baltimore Neighborhood Indicators Alliance-Jacob France Institute
  • Housing For All
  • Enterprise Community Partners

9:15am WELCOME (M. Scot Kaufmann Auditorium)

Dean Murray Dalziel, Merrick School of Business, University of Baltimore
Introduction to Vital Signs 14, Seema D. Iyer, Baltimore Neighborhood Indicators Alliance-Jacob France Institute

Open Data in Baltimore

Jerome Mullen, City of Baltimore, Chief Information Officer
Brandon Scott, Councilman, 2nd District

10:30-10:45am BREAK (Atrium)

10:45-Noon MORNING WORKSHOPS (Sessions run concurrently)

FINDING DATA FOR HOUSING-RELATED LEGAL ACTIONS (Room 205)

  • Moderator: Reena Shah, Maryland Access to Justice Commission
  •  Zafar Shah, Public Justice Center
  •  Jessica Lewis, Right to Housing Coalition

UNDERSTANDING DIVIDED BALTIMORE USING OPEN DATA (Room 207)

  • Moderator: Joe Wood, University of Baltimore
  • Elizabeth Nix, University of Baltimore
  • Tylis Cooper, University of Baltimore
  • Eric Norton, Central Maryland Transportation alliance
  • Sonce Reese, University of Baltimore
  • Darian Ripple, University of Baltimore

FROM AWARENESS TO ACTION: COMMUNITY HEALTH AND LIQUOR OUTLETS (Room 227)

  • Moderator: Philip Leaf, Center for the Prevention of Youth Violence, JHSPH
  • Darcy Phelan-Emrick, Baltimore City Health Department
  • Marvin L. ‘Doc’ Cheatham, Matthew Hensen Community Development Corporation

DATA-DRIVEN WORKFORCE AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT (Room 235)

  • Moderator: Linda Dworak, Association of Baltimore Area Grantmakers
  • Nesreen Khashan Census Bureau, On the Map
  • Lavanya Madhusudan, Job Opportunity Task Force

12:00 – 12:45pm Lunch (Atrium & Rooms 133-135)

12:45 – 1:40pm Hands on Workshops

Baltimore Neighborhood Indicators Alliance (Room B015)

  • Cheryl Knott, Baltimore Neighborhood Indicators Alliance

Researching Grant Opportunities (Room B025)

  • Aryn Dagirmanjian, Enoch Pratt Free Library/State Library Resource

American Factfinder (Room B019)

  • Nesreen Khashan, US Census Bureau

Introduction to GitHub (Room 143)

  • Sophia Dengo, JHU Gov Ex

1:45-3:00pm AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS (Sessions run concurrently)

Housing and Property (Room 205)

  • Moderator: Kristine Dunkerton, Community Law Center
  • John David Evans, Baltimore Housing, CodeMap
  • Johns Hopkins, Baltimore Heritage, Analysis of Vacants & Project CORE
  • Gavin Schmitt, Hamilton Hills Neighborhood Association, Mapping Neighborhood Blocks

USING DATA TO KEEP BALTIMORE SAFE (Room BC207)

  • Moderator: Tara Huffman, Criminal and Juvenile Justice Program, Open Society Institute-Baltimore
  • Andrew Jaffee, Baltimore City Police Department
  • Stephen Morgan, PhD, Johns Hopkins University
  • Jonathan Gross, Baltimore City Health Department, Office of Youth Violence Prevention

MAPPING ART, CREATING COMMUNITY (Room 227)

  • Moderator: Donn Worgs, Towson University
  • Krista Green, Baltimore Office of Promotion & the Arts
  • David London, Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance
  • Christina Delgado, Belair-Edison Neighborhoods, Inc.

OPEN DATA AND CIVIC TECHNOLOGY (Room 205)

  • Moderator: Sameer Sidh, Baltimore CitiStat
  • Samantha Lockhardt EGIS, CityView
  • Katherine Klosek, JHU Gov Ex
  • Elliott Plack Civic Technologist

3:00-4:30PM INCLUSIONARY HOUSING FORUM (M. Scot Kaufmann Auditorium)

  • Richard Hall, Citizens Housing and Planning Association
  • Bill Henry, Councilman, 4th District
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