24 September 2014 New York City, US
Data Playground: Showcasing Data for the Public Good at the UN

This event will showcase the UN's commitment to the data revolution and the potential and impact of such a revolution. The UN Millennium Campaign (UNMC) and Microsoft will launch an interactive visualization of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to map progress towards the goals. The UN Secretary-General's Climate Change Support Team and UN Global Pulse will present the winners of the Big Data Climate Challenge, which aims to identify and highlight data-driven evidence on the economic dimensions of climate change. The event will also discuss the results of the MY World survey.  

date: 24 September 2014  
  6:30 pm  
venue: Microsoft Technology Centre, Eleven Times Square at 8th Avenue and 41st Street, New York, NY 10036  
location: New York City, US  
www: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/data-playground-showcasing-data-for-the-public-good-at-the-united-nations-tickets-13137481561