Advanced Research in Government Operations


[A]dvanced [R]esearch in [G]overnment [O]perations (“ARGO”) is a startup nonprofit that builds, operates and maintains pioneering data infrastructure to transform how water reliability, street quality or other basic public services are delivered.

A seeker is most likely a Local Government Agency that needs external assistance with a Data problem. The Problem can be either:

Data Analysis - We have all this data and want to find meaningful insights through robust analysis and visualization.

Data IntegrationWe need to acquire heterogeneous data from multiple sources and a way to quickly get this done.

Data DiscoveryWe need to figure out a way to generate data from a process / phenomenon where none existed before.

Problem Definition

Name of your City
Name of your Agency
Problem Type *
Days/Weeks/Months ?
Data is Public or Private ? *
Preference for Academic or Industry Analysis ?
Please indicate if you have a preference for whether Data Science Talent should be sourced from Industry or Academia ?
Please describe how would a successful delivery look like in your terms