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The Geography of Big Data
New paper by Mark Graham (with T.Shelton, A.Poorthuis, M.Zook): Mapping the Data Shadows of Hurricana Sandy: Uncovering the Sociospatial Dimensions of 'Big Data' (Geoforum 52: 167-179).
Data Protection Remedies
Technological advances make it ever more important to safeguard the right to privacy. Ian Brown is a co-author of the UK part of a major study on data protection remedies published by the EU Fundamental Rights Agency.
IPP2014 Call: Crowdsourcing for Politics and Policy
The IPP2014 conference will explore the new research frontiers opened up by crowdsourcing for politics and policy. Location: Oxford, 25-26 Sept 2014. Abstract deadline: 14 March 2014.
Geography and Big Data
Read: Mark Graham, and T.Shelton: Geography and the future of big data, big data and the future of geography, Dialogies in Human Geography 3 (3); with commentary from R.Kitchin, E.Ruppert, M.Batty, M.F.Goodchild, S.P.Gorman and S.González-Bailón.
Tuesday 11 March 2014 16:30 - 18:00
Speakers: Professor Tim Unwin
Wednesday 12 March 2014 17:00 - 18:30
Speakers: Dr Jane Kaye
Thursday 13 March 2014 16:30 - 18:00
Speakers: Edgar Gómez Cruz
Thursday 13 March 2014 17:00 - 18:30
Speakers: Dr Niall Winters
Tuesday 18 March 2014 18:45 - 20:00
Speakers: Dr Ian Brown
Wednesday 7 May 2014 16:30 - 18:00
Speakers: Indra de Lanerolle