Past Meetup

City of Chicago Tech Diversity Council Discussion

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This month we're going to host leadership from Mayor Emanuel's Technology Industry Diversity Council ( They've been hard at work since they were constituted earlier this year, and they have a series of recommendations that will be presented in the Mayor's Office Technology Plan.

Be sure to sign up to get a sneak peek and deep discussion of the Tech Diversity Council recommendations prior to their publication in the City's Technology Plan. Co-chairs Neal Sales-Griffin ( and Gabrielle Lyon ( will be here alongside City of Chicago Chief Technology Officer ( John Tolva ( to expose these ideas to a wider audience and enlist anyone who wants to help. Other members of the Tech Diversity Council to be in attendance as well.

We'll also hear from Tina Fassett ( of the DePaul University Institute for Housing Studies ( about their new Data Portal with 5 data sets broken into 16 housing market indicators available at multiple geographies for Cook County (

As usual, if you have any announcements or agenda items, let us know!