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Katherine Ensor, the Noah G. Harding Professor of Statistics, and William Fulton, director of the Kinder Institute for Urban Research, will present free webinars on urban sustainability as part of a National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine series in October. Ensor’s hourlong webinar, “Spatial-Temporal Modeling for Urban Analytics,” takes place Oct. 23 at 3 p.m. Fulton’s webinar, “The Power and Limitations of Urban Analytics in Supporting Cities,” is set for Oct. 30 at 3 p.m. The webinars are an extension of a National Academies workshop held in January in Washington, D.C., and co-chaired by Ensor. Register for the webinars here: The workshop proceedings are available at

About Matt Wilson

Matt Wilson is a senior editor in Rice University's Office of Public Affairs.