Our first datathon: Data scientists seek answers to the overdose crisis

Data for Good Vancouver’s datathon as a resounding success. Here are some preliminary findings and the people we need to thank for making it happen.

Can we stop crime before it starts?

Through the interactive map and crime statistics graphs, we hope to increase public awareness related to the geographic distribution and prevalence of criminal activity.

The NDP-Green alliance: What the data says about BC’s new government

The recent unprecedented provincial election in BC saw two left-leaning parties join forces to topple the incumbent Liberals. Leader Christy Clark has subsequently resigned and the province is embarking upon new, uncharted political territory with the NDP supported by a 3-MLA Green Party.