Session

1:30pm - May 31st

Mapping the Crisis in Affordable Housing

Main Stage North

Sweeping urban revival is leading to an unprecedented concentration of talent, technology, and economic assets in cities across the globe – and soaring demand for affordable housing in these cities is driving displacement and deepening social disparities. How can mapping help us see (and solve) this housing crisis?

Meet three map-builders whose surprising visualizations and purposeful tools are empowering both residents and real estate developers to build and manage more sustainable modern cities.

Speakers: Emily Badger, Eugene Chen, James Minton, Ryan McCullough, Dom Brassey

Categories: Community

Emily Badger

@emilymbadger

Writer

New York Times

Eugene Chen

@ideaowl

CTO

Darkhorse Analytics

James Minton

@vastexpanse

Creative Director

The Eviction Lab

Ryan McCullough

@mcculloughrt

Head of Research + Innovation

Andersen Construction

Dom Brassey

@domlet

Growth & Analytics

Mapbox