Making Open Work
May 8–9, 2017: Training & Tutorials
May 10–11, 2017: Conference
Austin, TX

Graduate Student, NYU

Anastasia Sagalovitch is a graduate student at NYU working on combining sustainability with computation and resource reuse. Previously, Ana has investigated emissions trading schemes and green revolving loan funds, explored open transportation datasets in the context of networks, built an agent-based model to simulate how cells could communicate using a problem in graph theory, and interned at a cleantech incubator.


11:50am12:30pm Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Data, Big and Small
Location: Meeting Room 18 C/D
Level: Beginner
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Anastasia Sagalovitch explains how she used New York City's open taxi dataset with Python to determine areas of frequent pick-ups and drop-offs within a time frame and superimposed those hotspots atop a map of the subway system to identify taxi hotspots that fall within or outside of a particular radius of established subway stops—and used this data as the basis for a proposed bus route. Read more.