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DIL-E4C Mobile Data Collection Webinar Series: Premise

April 7, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am

In collaboration with Engineering for Change, the DIL Mobile Data Collection Webinar Series will provide participants with an introduction to a sample of survey software tools transforming the collection of data for international development research and how they might implement each tool within their own work.

Premise Data LogoAbout PremisePremise is a data and analytics platform measuring global economic and human development trends in real-time. Premise blends mobile technology with a global network of paid contributors in 34 countries to generate insights that enable decision makers to monitor global issues such as the price and availability of food, access to health and human services, and the progress of government revenue recovery efforts. The data and insights generated by Premise are used by some of the world’s largest institutions to influence policymaking in service of missions to reduce resource insecurity, improve resilience and advance social progress.


Presenter:  Joe Reisinger, CTO and co-founder, Premise

Joseph ReisingerJoe Reisinger is the CTO and co-founder of Premise, a mobile technology platform orchestrating and crowdsourcing the collection of micro-data for precise and robust economic measurement. He holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Texas and spent his academic career building natural language understanding systems at Google Research and IBM T.J. Watson. Prior to co-founding Premise, he was Chief Scientist at Metamarkets.


Development Impact Lab and Engineering for Change