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IASSIST Conference - The Data Divide: Data In The International Context

UBDC Senior IT Manager, Mark Mitchell, presents at the IASSIST Annual Conference in Minneapolis on Wednesday 3rd June. The topic of this year's conference is 'The Data Divide: Data in the International Context'. Mark will be speaking in a session on Enabling Public Use of Public Data, drawing from the infrastructure and services provided by the...

03.06.15 | External Engagement

AAG Annual Meeting: Geo-Social Data - 'The concept of the 'third place' - identifying significant places from GPS trajectories'

UBDC researcher, Katarzyna Sila-Nowicka presents her paper, 'The concept of the 'third place' - identifying significant places from GPS trajectories' at the Geo-Social Data session of the Association of American Geographers (AAG) Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois.

22.04.15 | External Engagement

Big Data Society Conference: Using data to identify and tackle societal problems

Professor Nick Bailey, Associate Director of the Urban Big Data Centre will be speaking on 'Using data to identify and tackle society problems'. His presentation will explore how: Big data presents exciting opportunities for policy makers and social researchers interested in understanding and addressing societal problems. But it is policy an...

22.04.15 | External Engagement

CyberGIS Symposium: Frontiers of Big Data and Urban Informatics

UBDC Director Professor Piyushimita (Vonu) Thakuriah will chair a session at the AAG 2015 Symposium on CyberGIS for Fostering New Frontiers of Geographic Research and Education. Session: Frontiers of Big Data and Urban Informatics A suite of panel and paper sessions will address new frontiers of geographic research and education enabled by cut...

21.04.15 | External Engagement

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