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Upcoming SAVI Events

  • Module 2E: Avoid Data Pitfalls

    Data is most powerful when you understand its limits. This module will give you the knowledge to thi...

    November 11 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Module 1A: Frame the Problem

    Before you can begin using data to inform decisions, identify what you are trying to accomplish and ...

    December 2 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Latest News from SAVI

SAVI Talks Equity in Economic Opportunity, Social Mobility, and Race

SAVI Talks Equity in Economic Opportunity, Social Mobility, and Race

The income of the family you’re born into makes a big difference in how much you will earn as an adult. But, your race and the place ...

Polis Center nominated for TechPoint Mira Award Community Impact award

Polis Center nominated for TechPoint Mira Award Community Impact award

The Polis Center has been nominated for the TechPoint Mira Award Community Impact award. This award celebrates people or organizations ...

SAVI Talks: Economic Opportunity, Social Mobility, and Race

SAVI Talks: Economic Opportunity, Social Mobility, and Race

On Thurs., March 25, from 9:30-11 AM, we will present SAVI Talks, the first of a series of public forums this year taking a deeper dive

Great Families 2020

Great Families 2020

In December, Sharon Kandris, Rebecca Nannery, Deb Hollon, Public Policy Institute staff, and the United Way of Central Indiana ...

Socioeconomic Structural Predictors of 1st Wave COVID-19 in New York City (Spatial Regression Model)

Socioeconomic Structural Predictors of 1st Wave COVID-19 in New York City (Spatial Regression Model)

Jeramy Townsley will present “Socioeconomic Structural Predictors of 1st Wave COVID-19 in New York City (Spatial Regression Model)” at ...

SAVI Community Trends Report Health and Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Neighborhoods

SAVI Community Trends Report Health and Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Neighborhoods

Matt Nowlin and representatives from the Fay Biccard Glick Neighborhood Center and United Northeast Community Development Corporation ...

SoIC Students Lend Hand on Polis Projects

SoIC Students Lend Hand on Polis Projects

Polis is working with IU School of Informatics and Computing-IUPUI (SoIC) graduate students in HCC-Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), ...

The COVID-19 Impact Index: Informing Policy, Planning, and Action

The COVID-19 Impact Index: Informing Policy, Planning, and Action

On Oct. 29, we hosted a virtual Data & Drafts presentation, in partnership with the Indianapolis Public Library, WFYI, and Move to ...

Health Equity and Data

Health Equity and Data

Karen Comer and Matt Nowlin present a break out session, “Health Equity and Data,” during the Oct. 1 Connections IN Health, Leveraging ...

SAVI helps IU researchers understand COVID-19’s spread

SAVI helps IU researchers understand COVID-19’s spread

Check out the SAVI case study, “SAVI helps IU researchers understand COVID-19’s spread.“  Researchers at the IU School of ...