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WISC Seminar Series 2019 Announced

Posted on January 15, 2019

WISC is excited to announce the launch of the 2019 Seminar Series.  The theme of the series will be ‘Digital Cities’.  The first talk will be next Thursday (17th Jan) at 4pm in R0.03.  The talk will be given by Professor Alexander Singleton and is entitled ‘How Data Philanthropy can help us understand contemporary urban environments’. "Cities are awash with data that provide partial and fleeting glimpses into human activities and their contexts. Unlike many of those traditional sources of data that have been used to provide insight about population attributes and human behaviour, data are often located within the commercial sector and have limited degrees of access. Data Philanthropy provides a model for the more egalitarian access to such data. This talk focuses on the operationalisation of this concept within a UK context through case studies developed at the Geographic Data Science Lab." Alexander is a professor of geographic data science at the University of Liverpool. He holds a…

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WISC Seminar Series 2019 Announced

Posted on January 15, 2019

WISC is excited to announce the launch of the 2019 Seminar Series.  The theme of the series will be ‘Digital Cities’.  The first talk will be next Thursday (17th Jan) at …

WISC student Konstantin Klemmur presented a paper on "Modeling Rape Reporting Delays Using Spatial, Temporal and Social Features" at the Spatiotemporal Modelling workshop…

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Welcome to the 2018 CDT Cohort

Posted on August 26, 2018

We are delighted to welcome the 2018 CDT cohort. Each year the new CDT students begin their studies with an induction week at the Center for Urban Science and Progress …

CDT Student Collaboration in Sydney

Posted on August 25, 2018

From March until August of 2018, first-year CDT student Olly visited The University of Sydney as part of Warwick's international IDENTITY collaboration project. The proje…

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