Information Resources Exchange Group

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
10:00am
Note: Coffee will be available at 9:30 a.m. and a light lunch will be served following the meeting.

Commission Office
The ACP Building - 8th Floor
190 N. Independence Mall West
Philadelphia, PA 19106
For directions Call (215) 592-1800
Please Use Sixth Street Entrance

WINTER WEATHER ALERT:
If snow or icing occurs on this day, call DVRPC at (215) 592-1800 to confirm if the meeting will be held.

AGENDA

1. Call to Order and Introductions 

 

Presentations

2. More than just events: Reframing our thinking around web analytics 

Lauren Ancona, Senior Data Scientist, City of Philadelphia will discuss the City of Philadelphia’s web analytics measurement strategy, and some specifics around how she's implemented tracking in various places -- from data downloads to map interactions.

3. Measuring the Success of Design

James L. Querry, Jr., Director and Associate Professor MS in Geodesign Program Philadelphia University will present how parametric modeling can be a powerful tool for the allied design professions (Landscape Architecture, Planning, Architecture, and Engineering), especially when combined with sustainable design criteria.  CityEngine and SiteOps are two examples of these geospatial design environments that may well be a game changer for designers, planners and engineers.

Information Items

4. DVRPC Work Program Update

 

5. Member Roundtable

  • Recent Projects;
    Attendees are encouraged to share recent accomplishments and to discuss any ongoing projects that you or your agency is working on that is related to information gathering and sharing.
  • Recent Event Reports;
    Attendees are encouraged to provide a brief summary of any recent meeting or conference they attended.
  • Upcoming Events;
    Attendees are encouraged to announce any upcoming meeting or conference.

6. Adjournment and Lunch