"Big Data and Big Cities" an evening with Dr. Edward Glaeser, Harvard University
Join PSU's Department of Economics and Metro for a 2016 Harold Goodhue Vatter Memorial Lecture. Harvard economist Edward Glaeser, author of Triumph of the City, will be speaking about "big" data that allows for measurement of city characteristics and outcomes with more granular perspectives. He will discuss how communities are using data to improve land use and transportation planning, public health and other efforts.
When: Thursday, May 12th
Reception at 5:30 pm
Lecture from 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Where: PSU's Lincoln Hall, Room 75. 1620 SW Park Ave, Portland
Free and open to the public
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