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CUSP London Data Dive

Posted on April 17, 2019

Last month, students from WISC attended the annual CUSP London Data Dive.  This year's data dive was in partnership with the London Ambulance Service (LAS) and teams were working on discovering information in the LAS's data that would enable them to develop tools to lead to enhanced operations.  The Data Dive had students from four universities: Warwick, King's College London, NYU and Imperial College London.  It was yet another opportunity for WISC to engage and collaborate with academic partners from across the world. At the end of the week, prizes were awarded to the teams that had the best technical solutions and the best recommendations for the LAS.  Amongst the winning teams were five students from WISC: Jonathan Davies and Natalie Rothwell (best technical insight); and Christian Caton, Chris Conlan and Ivana Tosheva (best recommendations). Jonathan Davies (Cohort 5) said of the event: "The CUSP London Data Dive was a fantastic opportunity for us to work with real data from the…

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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 Society for her talk last week on urban geology and sustainability. We had …

Our next Science of Cities seminar will take place on Thursday 2nd February at 4pm in room S0.18 (Social Sciences). Our guest speaker will be Jeremy Morley, who will disc…

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 Pete Masters from MSF was very well attended, followed by a successful …

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 together with the Centre for Interdisciplinary Methodologies and the Global R…

WISC authors Nataliya Tkachenko, Rob Procter and Stephen Jarvis predict the impact of urban flooding using open data. Published in the Royal Society Open Science journal,…

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