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File #: 0898-19    Version: A Name: Subject: (Direct Referral) Communication sponsored by Mayor Mason requesting to enter into a memorandum of understanding with Microsoft and DataKind for in-kind data science services. Fiscal Note: No funds will be received. The contribution is entirel
Type: Communication Status: Passed
File created: 8/2/2019 In control: Mayor's Office
On agenda: 8/7/2019 Final action: 8/7/2019
Title: Subject: (Direct Referral) Communication sponsored by Mayor Mason requesting to enter into an agreement with Microsoft and DataKind for in-kind data science services. Fiscal Note: No funds will be received. The contribution is entirely in-kind, and there is no equipment. The pro bono technical advice and assistance services of the volunteer data scientist are valued at approximately $25,000 for the anticipated two-month engagement period of August through September/early October 2019. The attached Services Agreement would be executed between the City of Racine and DataKind, should the Common Council authorize acceptance of this in-kind contribution.
Attachments: 1. Smart Cities.pdf, 2. DataKind - Form Services Agreement for project partners.pdf

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Subject: (Direct Referral) Communication sponsored by Mayor Mason requesting to enter into an agreement with Microsoft and DataKind for in-kind data science services.

 

Fiscal Note: No funds will be received.  The contribution is entirely in-kind, and there is no equipment. 

 

The pro bono technical advice and assistance services of the volunteer data scientist are valued at approximately $25,000 for the anticipated two-month engagement period of August through September/early October 2019.  The attached Services Agreement would be executed between the City of Racine and DataKind, should the Common Council authorize acceptance of this in-kind contribution.