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Public transport accessibility in Great Britain: An open dataset

Rafael Verduzco, PhD Student Researcher, will present at this UBDC research seminar. Abstract Understanding how access to amenities by public transport varies across space is important in a wide variety of urban research, e.g., unemployment risks, property and land valuation, or gentrification issues. A considerable amount of empirical researc...

28.06.22 | Seminar

Waterproofing Data: Engaging citizens for data-driven sustainability

The closing workshop for the Waterproofing Data project will be hosted by UBDC at the Advanced Research Centre (ARC). Climate change is causing extreme weather events to become more frequent and more severe. This raises serious challenges for many communities, including those vulnerable to flooding and other rain-related hazards. Extreme rainfa...

28.06.22 | Workshop

From Google API to go-along interviews: mixing methods to understand active travel infrastructure, behaviour, and attitudes

Professor Rachel Aldred, Professor of Transport at the University of Westminster, and Director of the Active Travel Academy, will present at this UBDC research seminar. Abstract Rachel will reflect on how she and colleagues are using a range of methods and data sources to address key research questions related to active travel. Much work is ha...

23.06.22 | Seminar

UBDC Employment Data User Group webinar: Adzuna Jobs Listings data

This event, led by Heather Sinclair (UBDC Information Services Officer), will focus on Adzuna job listings data and is relevant for current and prospective users of the Adzuna dataset. This webinar is part of a series of events we have developed to facilitate discussion by the academic research community and data owners about sources, attribute...

24.05.22 | Seminar