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Research with administrative data: Opportunities and legal framework

The Urban Big Data Centre (UBDC) in collaboration with the Data Protection and Freedom of Information Office (DPFOI) at the University of Glasgow, is hosting a short seminar on research with administrative data about individuals. This is an introductory seminar for researchers who are thinking of using administrative data in the future. The sem...

17.05.16 | Training

The broader political implications of citizens’ perceptions about disaster response policy

As part of the University of Glasgow Q-Step Centre’s first year celebration, they are presenting their first lecture demonstrating the use of quantitative methods in examining real world issues. Professor Schneider is a leading figure in policy and public administration studies in the US and will be giving a talk looking at what citizens expect...

12.05.16 | Seminar

Evolving Mobility Patterns of Young Adults

The Urban Big Data Centre is pleased to host a seminar with Prof. Noreen McDonald, Fulbright Distinguished Chair, 2015-16, Institute for Transport Studies, University of Leeds. Noreen is also Associate Professor, City and Regional Planning, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. Her talk will focus on Evolving Mobility Patterns of Young Ad...

11.05.16 | Seminar

Pathways through Care: Using administrative and survey data to understand care in older age

UBDC is pleased to host a seminar by Dr Alasdair Rutherford, University of Stirling, on Pathways to Care: Using administrative and survey data to understand care in older age. Abstract Scotland is at the forefront of using linked administrative and social survey data to understand health and social care usage. In this talk I will discuss two c...

03.05.16 | Seminar