Masterclass with Prof. Harvey J. Miller

Thursday, 25th June, 2015
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Conference Room, Urban Big Data Centre, 7 Lilybank Gardens, University of Glasgow, G12 8RZ

The UBDC is delighted to announce a Masterclass with Prof. Harvey J. Miller, Chair in Geographic Information Science and Professor at The Ohio State University. This masterclass is aimed primarily at postgraduate and early career researchers - please see full agenda below. Refreshments and light lunch will be provided.

Please note: Registration is now closed because all places are full. However, if you would still like to participate or are unable to be in Glasgow you may join the Masterclass via Skype. Please email for arrangements at least 48 hours before the event.


  • 12:00pm – 12:20pm
    • Refreshments and lunch provided
  • 12:20pm – 12:50pm
    • Prof. Miller provides an overview of his research in general terms, discusses present work, methods and methodology, and any unifying themes, questions or puzzles that link his research over time.
  • 12:50pm – 1:00pm
    • Q&A
  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm
    • Brief 15 minute presentations from 3 pre-selected participants, with comments and open discussion following each. This session is more focused on student questions and open discussion with input by Prof. Miller. Chaired by Prof. Piyushimita (Vonu) Thakuriah.