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Upcoming SAVI Events

Feb
21
Module 1A: Frame the Problem
Before you can begin using data to inform decisions, identify what you are trying to accomplish and ...
Feb
21
Module 2A: Find Existing Data
Now that you know what you want to accomplish with data, you can use that as a framework for choosin...
Feb
28
Module 2E: Avoid Data Pitfalls
Data is most powerful when you understand its limits. This module will give you the knowledge to thi...
Mar
14
Module 3: Find Meaning in the Data
Charts are a powerful way to explore data. This module will teach you to build and interpret Excel c...
Mar
28
Module 4A: Tell Stories with Data
After you have gained insight from data, you need to persuasively communicate what you have learned....

Latest News from SAVI

Sharon Kandris Appointed Associate Director at Polis Center

The Polis Center at IUPUI is pleased to announce that Sharon Kandris has been named Associate Director. In this role, she will lead ...

SAVE THE DATE! SAVI Talks! Unequal Access: Tobacco Retail in the Indianapolis Metro Area

Due to some scheduling conflicts, we have had to move the date for our SAVI Talks! program on tobacco access in Indianapolis to ...

Social Media Coordinator

The Polis Center at IUPUI is seeking a talented individual who wants to make a difference. In this role, you will be promoting the SAVI

SAVI Community Assessment and Planning Tool

Assessing your community’s needs and assets is an important first step in planning community improvements. In fact, users report ...

IndyVitals Tool Nominated as Innovation of the Year for TechPoint 2017 Mira Awards

18th Annual Event Honors ‘the best of tech in Indiana’ IndyVitals–a digital neighborhood monitoring tool developed by The Polis ...

IndyVitals Can Help Your Organization Make Indy a Better Place to Live and Work

Organizations from multiple sectors trying to make Indianapolis a great place to live and work have faced the challenge of telling a ...

IndyVitals Tool Nominated as Innovation of the Year for TechPoint 2017 Mira Awards

18th Annual Event Honors ‘the best of tech in Indiana’ IndyVitals–a digital neighborhood monitoring tool developed by The Polis ...

Using Data to Inform the Conversation on Environmental Disparities in Indianapolis

On December 8, 2016, The Hoosier Environmental Council (HEC) convened several Indianapolis/Marion County stakeholders for a ...

Kandris Leading Course at United Way of Central Indiana’s Fall Community Impact University

Sharon Kandris, Director of Community Informatics, will be leading a required course of United Way of Central Indiana’s Fall Community ...

Kandris Presenting at National Legal Aid and Deference Association Conference

Sharon Kandris, Director of Community Informatics, is presenting at the National Legal Aid and Deference Association conference in ...