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Manchester Epidemiology Summer School

18-20 July 2018

This year, the Arthritis Research UK Centre for Epidemiology is organising the inaugural Manchester Digital Epidemiology Summer School. During this exciting 3-day course, participants will learn all about how to capture and use digital health data to support high-quality epidemiological research.…

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Both smart and social: Smart Cities as a tool for tackling social problems

24 July 2018

While scholars critique the dominating corporate model of the smart city for failing to deliver on social agendas and authentically respond to the needs of citizens, many point to a potential to move beyond narrow environmental and economic objectives and tackle social issues. But concrete empirical…

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Effective Data Visualisation

29 August 2018

Globally 2.5 quintillion bytes of data is created every day and 90% of the world's data has been created in just 2 years. There is mounting pressure to harness this data resource, to improve efficiency, and increase transparency. When presented in the right way data can be powerful to communicate…

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Inside Smart Cities: Place, Politics and Urban Innovation

3 September 2018

Seminar by Andrew Karvonen, Assistant Professor of Sustainable Urban Development, KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm The era of the smart city has arrived! Local authorities, small and medium enterprises, corporations, utility providers and civil society groups are using ICT to enhance…

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UK-ISR Precision Medicine and Ageing

3-4 September 2018

On behalf of the British Council Israel and the UK Science and Innovation Network (SIN) you are invited to attend the Precision Medicine and Ageing Conference, taking place at King’s College London from Monday 3 to Tuesday 4 September 2018.

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International Conference on Disability, Virtual Reality and Associated Technologies

4-6 September 2018

This is the 12th International Conference on Disability, Virtual Reality and Associated Technologies (ICDVRAT), in collaboration with Interactive Technologies and Games (ITAG). The ICDVRAT conference series provides a forum for international experts and researchers to present and review how advances…

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