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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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    WISC Science of Cities Seminar Series is launched! All the information is available on our website: https://t.co/rIePNbdYrj via @WISCWarwick
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Science of Cities Seminar Now Available

Posted on January 13, 2017

Thank you to everyone who attended the first WISC seminar this year, on 12th January. The talk by P…

Science of Cities Seminar Series Launch

Posted on January 4, 2017

Launch Event- Mapathon 12th January 2017   The Warwick Institute for the Science of Cities togethe…
WISC authors Nataliya Tkachenko, Rob Procter and Stephen Jarvis predict the impact of urban flooding…

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Physics Department, The University of Warwick
Jan 25th 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
XMaS Science Galas 2017
Warwick Business School, Room 2.004
Feb 10th 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
‘How Food Shapes our Lives: Hungry Cities and Beyond?’