The Urban Big Data Centre – An Introduction to Our Data Services and Research

Friday, 26th June, 2015
9:30am - 12:30pm BST
Room 6.207, University Place, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road Manchester, Manchester, UK M13 9PL

Hosted by The Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research (CMIST) at the University of Manchester, this seminar will provide an overview of the UBDC’s research, data services and the data products you can expect to have access to as we continue to develop our offer during 2015. UBDC staff Katarzyna-Sila Nowicka and Dr. Stefanie Lewis will be presenting and available to answer questions.

Please note: Registration is required via this Eventbrite page.


09.30        Registration and coffee

10.00        Welcome from the chair

                Sarah King-Hele (Data, Services and Skills, CMIST, University of Manchester)

10.05        Introduction to the UBDC: A Data Services Overview

                Stefanie Lewis (Urban Big Data Centre, University of Glasgow)

10.40        Q&A

10.50        Break

11.10        Research Projects in the UBDC

                Katarzyna Sila-Nowicka (Urban Big Data Centre, University of Glasgow)

11.50        Q&A

12.00        Close

12.05        Lunch and networking