Royal Geographical Society Annual Conference: What can Big Data tell us?

Thursday, 1st September 2016
All day
Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, London, UK SW7 2AR

The Urban Big Data Centre will be exhibiting alongside the Consumer Data Research Centre and Business and Local Government Data Research Centre at the Royal Geographical Society Annual Conference on 1st September, 2016.

If you plan on attending, stop by and talk with UBDC's Business and Communications Officer, Hana Ros, to see how the UBDC can support your urban research.

What can Big Data tell us?

Each transaction, tube journey or tweet now adds to the enormous volume of data we generate in near real time.

These data get collated in vast databases that offer a rich resource for those wanting to better understand human behaviour.

Our exhibition will feature a showcase from each of the Economic & Social Research Council’s (ESRC) Big Data Network centres, featuring our individual and unique research, interactive visualisations and data services that can be utilised by the wider academic community to progress research.

Come and explore big data.