AISP November 2013 Conference: Demonstrated Uses of Integrated Data Systems.

The AISP November 2013 Conference featured several panels with a variety of skilled participants covering the uses and abilities of integrated data systems.

Program Agenda

Keynote Address

Dr. Jens Ludwig, McCormick Foundation Professor of Social Service Administration, Law, and Public Policy in the School of Social Service Administration and the Harris School; Director, University of Chicago Crime Lab. He spoke on the power of using integrated data to prevent youth violence.

Panel 1: Pay For Success: Innovations in Financing Services – Panel 1 Summary

Chair:  Tracy Palandjian, Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Social Finance – Tracy Palandjian Presentation Slides


  • Kristin Misner, Chief of Staff to the Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services – Kristin Misner Presentation Slides
  • Maryanne Schretzman, Center for Innovation through Data Intelligence (CIDI), Office of the Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services, New York City – Maryanne Schretzman Presentation Slides
  • Kathy Stack, Deputy Associate Director for Education, Income, Maintenance, and Labor; U.S. Office of Management and Budget

Panel 2: Advancing the Evidence and Innovation Agenda: The Power of IDS for Experimental and Comparative Effectiveness Research – Panel 2 Summary

Chair:  Jon Baron, President, The Coalition for Evidence-Based Policy


Panel 3: Striking a Balance: Protecting Student Records and Facilitating Useful Research – Panel 3 Summary

Chair: John Fantuzzo, co-Director, AISP, University of Pennsylvania


  • Kathleen Styles, Chief Privacy Officer, U.S. Department of Education
  • Erin Dalton, Deputy Director, Allegheny County Department of Human Services, Office of Data Analysis, Research, and Evaluation – Erin Dalton Presentation Slides
  • John Easton, Director, Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education
  • Ann Terrell represented Greg Thornton, Superintendent, Milwaukee Public Schools – Ann Terrell Presentation Slides

Panel 4: Engaging Community Stakeholders in Policy and Practice Reforms – Panel 4 Summary

Chair: Elizabeth Gaines, Vice President, Policy Solutions, Forum for Youth Investment – Elizabeth Gaines Presentation Slides


The Inaugural Pete Bailey Award

AISP’s Fall 2013 Conference was sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania, Actionable Intelligence for Social Policy, a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation initiative.