WORKSHOPS + EVENTS

Learn with a team near you. 

Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 we do not currently have any in-person events or workshops scheduled.

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Workshops

We have a series of skills-based workshops that focus on technical solutions to building a strong data foundation. Below is a list of our core workshop offerings which we can customize to your organization or program:

 

          • Set the Foundation to be a Data-Informed Organization

          • How to Develop Simple, Effective Data Collection Tools

          • Track Your Impact: A Performance Measurement Workshop

          • Make Data Work for You: Data Dashboards

          • Data Viz 101

          • Tell Compelling Stories with Your Data

If you are interested in coordinating a workshop for your program or organization, please contact Becky (rebecca.wurwarg@maine.edu). Workshops can be customized for online learning through Zoom.

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Past Events and Speakers 

We are not currently hosting in-person events due to Covid-19. Here is a list of past events we have hosted:

 

        • Using the 2020 Census Data, a webinar with Angela Hallowell

        • How to Use Data Like You Give a Damn, a webinar with Heather Krause

        • From Data To Impact: Building a Civic Data Ecosystem, a workshop with Dan O’Brien

        • The Urban Commons: How Data + Technology Can Rebuild our Communities, a talk with Dan O’Brien

        • Design Thinking in the Social Sector, a workshop with Kate Howe + Adam Burk

        • Data Feminism, a talk with Catherine D’Ignazio

        • How To Kickstart A Data Culture In Your Organization, a workshop with Catherine D’Ignazio

        • Effective Public Engagement in the Digital Age, a workshop with Eric Gordon

        • Racial Equity, Nonprofit Programming, and Implicit Bias, a lecture with Laura Ligouri 

        • Hands-on Approaches to Data Storytelling, a workshop with Rahul Bhargava