Second Annual PNCIS Users´ Conference

Featured Speaker: Frank Ford

“Using Data For Community Stabilization and Foreclosure Response-Lessons Learned From Cleveland”

On Friday June 3rd, the second-annual Users´ Conference of the Pittsburgh Neighborhood and Community Information System (PNCIS) was held.  At the event, over 100 people interested in how data can be used to further their work in community development came together to learn from each other and a variety of speakers.

Our keynote speaker Frank Ford, Senior Vice-President for Research and Development at Neighborhood Progress, Inc. shared how data is being used to target neighborhood stabilization efforts in Cleveland.

Other Presentations

Chris Briem – “The Census came to town Do we know what we know?”

Tom Mueller, PhD – “Crime Mapping, Education and PNCIS”

Alan Sisco – “Increasing Community Impact with PNCIS”

Pat Murphy – “Mortgage Foreclosure in South Pittsburgh´s Hilltop:  Defining the issue and causes and testing and designing effective responses”