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#401 Nick Lucius, Chicago’s Chief Data Officer


Nick Lucius, Chief Data Officer, Office of the Mayor, City of Chicago

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Nick Lucius serves as the City of Chicago’s Chief Data Officer. Working in the Office of Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Nick oversees data strategy and policy citywide. Recently, Nick worked as a data scientist at the former Department of Innovation and Technology. Prior to working in data, Nick was an attorney and worked in a variety of public interest settings, including environmental code enforcement, health and human services, and transportation safety.

Since his appointment earlier this year, Nick has managed many data and tech projects in coordination with Chicago’s COVID-19 response. He will talk about how the city uses data and technology to flatten the curve of COVID infections, with a focus on racial justice.

ASL This event will not have an American Sign Language interpreter.