Battling Mosquito-borne Diseases with Technology in Latin America

Premise has been working with local citizens to crowdsource data about mosquito breeding sites to help fill the gaps in the local governments’ vector control efforts. Armed with a mobile app, Glenis Barragan has been knocking from door to door in the poor neighbourhoods of Colombia’s northern city of Cucuta, aiming to combat the spread

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Premise Data Wins Prestigious Urban Innovation Challenge from Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 8, 2019–Data and analytics platform Premise Data announced today it was named an INFUSE Pacesetter by Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance—a privileged partner designation that includes an infusion of capital and expertise to help Premise scale its technology to improve immunization coverage across the developing world. Premise will increase vaccine rates by optimizing immunization deliveries, observing sessions for

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The New and Improved Premise App Launches

At Premise, our goal is to help you bring certainty to your data. We are rolling out a refreshed version of the Premise app on Android and iOS to our networks. The updates are making it easier than ever for our Contributors to use the app, meaning more and faster data for our customers.  Becoming

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Under New CEO, Premise Brings Crowdsourced Research to Government

The company pays users for taking photos, walking certain routes, or answering questions that help government fill knowledge gaps. Maury Blackman, the former CEO of Accela, has emerged as the new CEO of a rising analytics company that aspires to bring crowdsourced data and predictive capabilities to local government. Blackman took the helm of the

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Data-Gathering Specialist Relies on a Global Gig-Economy Workforce

By Alexander Davis Feb. 6, 2018 7:30 a.m. ET Premise Data Inc., a data-gathering specialist that relies on a global gig-economy workforce, has tapped as its new chief executive a former CEO of government-focused tech startup Accela. Maury Blackman will replace founder David Soloff, who is staying on as chairman of the board. Mr. Blackman,

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With a New CEO, This ‘Ground Truth’ Company Wants to Ramp Up Its Development Work

SAN FRANCISCO — Premise Data, a San Francisco-based crowdsourcing company with emerging applications for the development sector, announced its new chief executive officer on Tuesday, as it works to scale up its platform. Maury Blackman, who previously led the government technology group Accela, will take the reins from Premise co-founder and CEO David Soloff, who remains on

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