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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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Predicting floods with Flickr tags

Posted on March 7, 2017

  A new study, conducted by WISC PhD student Nataliya Tkachenko, demonstrates novelapplication of t…

Science of Cities Seminar- Stephanie Bricker

Posted on February 21, 2017

<< back to News and EventsWe'd like to thank Stephanie Bricker of the British Geological Socie…
Our next Science of Cities seminar will take place on Thursday 2nd February at 4pm in room S0.18 (So…