The City of Edmonton is building its culture of analytics by looking at data in new and more sophisticated ways.
Analytics Centre of Excellence
The Analytics Centre of Excellence (ACE) assists the City in understanding and leveraging analytics to improve outcomes for staff and citizens. They provide leadership, best practices, research, support, and training for analytics across the City. They also encourage the use of data by providing a central, consolidated resource for City staff and citizens to collaborate, share methodologies and gain analytics knowledge.
Citizen Analytics Resources
ACE’s Open Analytics website provides tools and resources to empower citizens to work with - and gain their own insights into - City data. It also showcases some of the exciting work the Analytics Centre of Excellence (ACE) is doing with Open Data including in Edmonton, Security Resource Deployment Optimization and many visualizations featuring Edmonton’s Open Data.