Data Story Roundup: July 25 to August 2, 2017

Read the most interesting stories on statistics, visualizations, and open data we've found each week. Follow LiveStories on Twitter to see more! 

Read the most interesting stories on statistics, visualizations, and open data we've found each week. Follow LiveStories on Twitter to see more! 

City of Syracuse launches its first open data portal. 

The open data portal will show data on housing and infrastructure and is expected to make a big impact on the community. To explore the open data portal for yourself, visit the site here. 

Bloomberg Harvard program brings together 40 U.S. mayors to discuss city leadership.

Last week, 40 mayors gathered for the inaugural Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative, a collaboration between Harvard University and Bloomberg Philanthropies. The program lasted three days and will be followed up with remote, online sessions. 

Sunlight foundation discusses open data at the White House.

The roundtable, which occurred on June 25, was facilitated by the Center for Open Data Enterprise. As the event was held under the Chatham House Rule, the information discussed there could be shared. Here is the summary published by Sunlight Foundation. 


 

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