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Harvey J. Miller Workshop: The Moving Across Places Study (MAPS) and the Future of Data-Driven Urban Science

Prof. Harvey J. Miller Bob and Mary Reusche Chair in Geographic Information Science and Professor in the Department of Geography at The Ohio State University The Moving Across Places Study (MAPS): Measuring the Influence of Light Rail Transit and Complete Streets on Physical Activity Lack of physical activity (PA) and consequent poor health o...

23.06.15 | Workshop

Open Knowledge Foundation and Open Data Meet-up

The Urban Big Data Centre is hosting the next Glasgow-based Open Data Meet-up in conjunction with the Open Knowledge Foundation. Please join us for a presentation from UBDC staff and an informal discussion regarding open data in Scotland. Please register via this Eventbrite page. Refreshments and snacks will be available during a break from th...

02.06.15 | Workshop

International Conference on Weblog and Social Media: “Tweeting Behaviour during Train Disruptions within a City”

UBDC researchers Nut Limsopatham, M-Dyaa Albakour, Craig Macdonald and Iadh Ounis present their paper, "Tweeting Behaviour during Train Disruptions within a City" at the Digital Placemaking Workshop, which is part of the 2015 International Conference on Weblog and Social Media (ICWSM) in Oxford, UK this May. For more information, please visit th...

26.05.15 | Workshop

Urban Studies Lunchtime Workshop: From GPS trajectories to Spatial Interaction

This event is part of the Urban Studies Lunchtime Workshop Series. Katarzyna Sila-Nowicka Research Associate in Urban Methods, Modelling and Simulations, Urban Big Data Centre, University of Glasgow Spatial Interaction is a term for any type of movement over space that results from a decision-making process. More specifically, examples of spa...

09.03.15 | Workshop