Community Activation: Tools to Inform and Engage

Contributed Talk | Day 3 | 2:20 pm | 40 Minute Duration | Grand Gallery Overlook H
  • Jeremy Pyne
    Community Research Institute, GVSU Geographic Information Systems Manager

Community Activation: Tools to Inform and Engage

Contributed Talk | Day 3 | 2:20 pm | 40 Minute Duration | Grand Gallery Overlook H

The Johnson Center’s Community Research Institute (CRI) at GVSU will discuss the importance of data-driven decision-making and its work with local organizations to create tools that help democratize data. A detailed overview of CRI’s Community Profiles 2.0 data tool will be presented. Through its linkage to a variety of national and local data sources, it aims to enhance public usage of Grand Rapids neighborhood data to assist in community building endeavors.