The Spatial Analysis and Visualization Initiative (SAVI) at Pratt Institute is a geographic information systems-centered research hub that uses mapping, data, and design to understand urban communities.
Technical Assistance and Research
SAVI provides training, consulting services, and pro bono work to external clients with a focus on community-based organizations and non-profits. Learn about our projects.
GIS and Design
SAVI educates students to explore and analyze spatial data, develop technical mapping skills, and apply visual design principles to real-world projects. Find out more about our program here.
for Pratt Institute
SAVI provides support for Pratt students and faculty who incorporate data and mapping into their work. If you are a Pratt student or faculty member, check out our offerings.
SAVI Workshops and Events
SAVI hosts a variety of workshops and events for Pratt and the mapping community. Take a look at some of our past events.
Work with SAVI!
SAVI offers a broad range of mapping and data services. We provide fee-for-service consulting and training to external clients. Across Pratt, we offer technical assistance to students and courses, as well as research partnerships with faculty. SAVI also performs independent research and collaborates with external academic institutions.
News from SAVI
- RT @MikeTreglia : Taught my last class for the semester at @PrattSAVI . What a great bunch of energetic and enthusiastic students! Covered a… 4 weeks ago
- RT @NYCDoITT : Today we announced the most compelling civic projects built using the City’s 2,000+ #OpenData sets. Congrats to the project g… 1 month ago
- RT @PrattInfoSchool : We are pleased to announce our new advanced certificate in Spatial Analysis & Design in collaboration with @PrattSAVI … 2 months ago