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BIG CITIES, BIG DATA

To enable future cities to deliver services effectively, efficiently and sustainably, while keeping their citizens safe, healthy, prosperous, and well informed, requires a step-change in knowledge and understanding. WISC focuses on the means to gather city-scale data, and the apparatus to transform this data into knowledge, capitalising on emerging developments in big data and in interdisciplinary solutions to the world’s urban challenges.

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  • May 9, 2016
    @WISCWarwick João's talk is about Potentials and Challenges of Volunteered Geographic Information for Improving Urban Resilience#WISCseminar via @WISCWarwick
  • May 9, 2016
    WISC seminars are back! We are looking forward to the talk by João Porto de Albuquerque on May 12, 16:00, CS101 via @WISCWarwick
  • May 3, 2016
    Want to increase the value of your house? Install some neighbourhood art. WISC scientists quantify urban phenomenon. https://t.co/IrTyvgw3ag via @WISCWarwick

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WISC authors Chanuki Seresinhe, Tobias Preis and Suzy Moat explore, in their recent Royal Society Op…
The Urban Living Partnership call was issued by all seven UK Research Councils and Innovate UK to pr…
Computer scientists from the University of Warwick are using Twitter to predict the outcome of the…

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CS101 Computer Science
Jun 23rd 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Utilizing social media data for transport planning and traffic management Enrico Steiger, Heidelberg University