Effective Models for Data-driven Collaborations Between Universities and Government

11.03.20 | Event Link | Watch Video

UBDC and Glasgow City Council’s CCTV Object Detection Project

Dr Mark Livingston, Lead - Housing & Neighbourhoods, Urban Big Data Centre and Kimberley Hose, Head of Business Intelligence, Glasgow City Council

UBDC and North Lanarkshire Council’s exploration of access to public services in the digital age

Professor Annette Hastings, Urban Studies, University of Glasgow, Dr Yang Wang, Research Associate, Urban Big Data Centre and Nicole Paterson, Head of Environmental Assets, North Lanarkshire Council

UBDC’s data service collection building experiences with government data owners

Dr Andrew McHugh, Senior Data Science Manager, Urban Big Data Centre

Shaping Cities through Urban Analytics - An Urban Big Data Centre Showcase Event

28.11.18 | Watch Video

Event Programme

| Programme PDF (0.6MB)

Urban Big Data Centre: Achievements & Prospects

Professor Nick Bailey, Director, Urban Big Data Centre

| Presentation PDF (2.7MB)

Keynote Presentation - Making an impact: realising the potential of urban data science

Tom Smith, Managing Director, Office for National Statistics Data Science Campus

| Presentation PDF (5.1MB)

Capturing urban mobility using crowdsourced data from smartphones

Dr Yang Wang and Dr David McArthur, Urban Big Data Centre

| Presentation PDF (6.4MB)

Spatial Inequalities In Public Transport Availability: Investigation With Small-Area Metrics

Research conducted by Yeran Sun and Piyushimita (Vonu) Thakuriah. Presented by Obinna C.D. Anejionu, Urban Big Data Centre

| Presentation PDF (4.4MB)

Does street lighting improve cyclist safety?

Dr Jim Uttley, Human Factors & Safety Group, Institute for Transport Studies, university of Leeds

| Presentation PDF (1.9MB)

The use of crowdsourced cycling data for cycling analyses (Strava)

Dr. Jinhyun Hong, Dr. David McArthur and Dr. Mark Livingston, Urban Big Data Centre

| Presentation PDF (4.2MB)

Measuring segregation in schools and other places

Richard Harris, School of Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol

| Presentation PDF (1MB)

Forecasting User Demand of Uber with Wavenet

Dr Long Chen, Urban Big Data Centre

| Presentation PDF (1.2MB)

Big Data and Digital Program in Smart City Helsinki

Ilpo Laitinen, Adjunct Professor, Director of Administration

| Presentation PDF (2MB)

Big Data in Education Research: Progress & Prospects

Professor Mike Osborne, Dr Catherine Lido, Dr Phil Mason, Professor Keith Kintrea & Dr Muir Houston

Urban Big Data Centre, School of Education and Urban Studies

| Presentation PDF (3.8MB)

The re-growth of private renting and the suburbanisation of poverty in the UK

Professor Nick Bailey, Dr Mark Livingston & Christina Boididou, Urban Big Data Centre

| Presentation PDF (0.7MB)

What does Big Data tell us about the private rental sector: validating online rental advertising data, research from ONS and UBDC

Dr Mark Livingston, Professor Nick Bailey & Christina Boididou, Urban Big Data Centre

| Presentation PDF (0.8MB)

What determines the spatial patterns of Airbnb rentals in Chicago?

Dr Yang Wang, Dr David McArthur & Dr Jinhyun Hong, Urban Big Data Centre

| Presentation PDF (8MB)

The enigma of segregation: spatiality, perceptions, persistence, frontiers and networks

Professor Gwilym Pryce & Dr Dan Olner, Sheffield Methods Institute, University of Sheffield

| Presentation PDF (4.8MB)

Urban Fire Dynamics and Location Optimization of Urban Fire Stations

Dr Jing Yao, Urban Big Data Centre

| Presentation PDF (3.2MB)

Greenspace for kids

Rod Walpole, Urban Big Data Centre, and Bruce Whyte, Glasgow Centre for Population Health

| Presentation PDF (12MB)

What can you see from your house? A bulk analysis of line of sight, accounting for landscape and building heights

Dr Dan Olner & Professor Gwilym Pryce, Sheffield Methods Institute, University of Sheffield

| Presentation PDF (6.4MB)

Active Travel Data Demo Day

09.11.17 | Event Link

Strava Metro

Haynes Bunn, Customer Success GIS Engineer, Strava

| Presentation PDF (12MB)

Data Challenge Finalist Presentation: Strive City

Bill Oates

| Presentation PDF (2.94MB)

Data Challenge Finalist Presentation: Visualisation of Strava cycle usage data against collision data and existing infrastructure in Glasgow

Iain Paton

| Presentation PDF (11.9MB)

Lightning Presentation: Transport Poverty in Scotland

George Macklon, Sustrans Research and Monitoring Unit

| Presentation PDF (0.3MB)

Lightning Presentation: Supporting Sustainable Travel

Viola Retzlaff, Travel and Transport Co-ordinator, University of Glasgow

| Presentation PDF (1MB)

Lightning Presentation: Linking Strava with environmental and weather data

Katarzyna Sila-Nowicka, Urban Big Data Centre

| Presentation PDF (0.7MB)

Lightning Presentation: Where do Glasgow’s Cyclists Cycle and How do We Know?

Bob Downie, GoBike campaign group

| Presentation PDF (3.2MB)

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