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Open Data for Scotland - Learn, Experiment, Create

The Urban Big Data Centre is pleased to participate in the Open Data for Scotland event on Friday 6 November, hosted by The City of Edinburgh Council. UBDC Knowledge Exchange and Outreach Manager, Des McNulty, will provide at lightning talk at 3:35pm on 'Using open data to inform city policymaking'. The UBDC will also have an exhibition stand w...

06.11.15 | Workshop

CIKM 2015 Workshop: Understanding the City with Urban Informatics

UBDC staff will host a workshop on 'Understanding the City with Urban Informatics' at the 24th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2015) in Melbourne, Australia this October. The full-day workshop is being organised by the following UBDC staff: Dr Yashar Moshfeghi Dr Iadh Ounis Dr Craig Macdonald Pro...

23.10.15 | Workshop

Urban Studies Lunchtime Workshop: Sustainable Transport and ICT

This event is part of the Urban Studies Lunchtime Workshop Series. UBDC PhD students, Chris Wu and Ashwini Venkatasubramaniam, will be presenting at the 5th October session of the Urban Studies Lunchtime Workshops. Their presentation will focus on 'Sustainable Transport and ICT: Implications from household survey data' and 'spatial-temporal met...

05.10.15 | Workshop

Intelligent Community Challenge: Urban Design Hackathon

The Intelligent Community Challenge brings together UK councils, university students and local communities to develop intelligent and innovative LED lighting-led solutions to urban challenges through the medium of a UK-wide design competition. The UBDC will be hosting an exhibition stall with information about our services and training offering...

03.10.15 | Workshop