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Kenny Chen

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Kenny Chen is the Innovation Director at Ascender, a Pittsburgh-based economic development organization that simultaneously functions as a startup incubator, coworking space, community hub, and producer of the annual Thrival Festival. In his role, Kenny focuses on facilitating strategic initiatives and cross-sector partnerships that support Pittsburgh’s entrepreneurial ecosystem and advance global dialogues on ethics and policy considerations surrounding emerging technologies.

We’re on the cusp of a civic data surge civic

Jun. 6, 2018 12:50 pm

We’re on the cusp of a civic data surge

Ascender Innovation Director Kenny Chen's dispatch from the UN’s 2018 AI for Good Global Summit: The development of a global Data Commons framework is "an exciting prospect for any civic coder or supporter of open data initiatives."

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