Forensic Data Hackathon
Mar
11
to 22 Mar

Forensic Data Hackathon

  • Leverhulme Research Centre for Forensic Science, University of Dundee, (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

With this hackathon we are challenging data scientists, students, programmers or visualisation experts to help us come up with new, interesting and different, interpretations of two existing datasets that we have available within the Leverhulme Research Centre for Forensic Science (LRCFS). There will be pizza!

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How To Do Business In Scotland
Mar
20
9:30 am09:30

How To Do Business In Scotland

The workshop is targeted at those international organisations considering Scotland as a potential location for their next Data-related investment, and will provide an overview of the data ecosystem in Scotland, and extensive support infrastructure potentially available to ensure the success their new Scottish corporate presence..

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Applied AI for SMEs
Mar
20
9:25 am09:25

Applied AI for SMEs

  • Fifth Floor, The Garment Factory, 10 Montrose St, Glasgow G1 1RE (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

How has the concept of value changed in today’s interconnected world? Are value chains still relevant? Do organisations really understand where value lies for them? Where is the value for the customer and does that tie in with their values?

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Data, Value and Values – The New Formula
Mar
20
8:30 am08:30

Data, Value and Values – The New Formula

At the start of 2011, the World Economic Forum declared personal data to be a new asset class. In the eight years since, the concept has swept through the business world, driving investment into data and analytics, forging the expanding sector we now know. What has yet to be settled, however, is exactly how data should be valued in a true economic sense.

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Qlik Meetup
Mar
19
6:30 pm18:30

Qlik Meetup

  • Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Welcome to our first Scottish Qlik Dev Group session under the Qlik Meetup banner! We're excited to announce Barry Harmsen as our headline speaker. Barry is a Qlik Luminary, author and creater of the popular Theme Builder for Qlik Sense. We look forward to welcoming Barry to Scotland.

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Data Digest
Mar
19
8:30 am08:30

Data Digest

  • 200 Saint Vincent Street Glasgow, Scotland, G2 5SG United Kingdom (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Understanding data is crucial for today’s Directors who need to grasp emerging trends and the data landscape in Scotland to better equip them in planning business growth and strategy. Hosted by the Institute of Directors, this breakfast seminar will arm Scottish Directors with the latest knowledge including what resources are available and how they can attract, develop and retain the digital talent needed for future business success.
Breakfast will be provided and networking will follow formal proceedings.

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#DebateDataTogether
Mar
18
6:30 pm18:30

#DebateDataTogether

Is automated AI/ML good for society? Join us in our new Merkle Edinburgh office where we will be bringing together the CEO from Data Lab, two Senior Technical Evangelists from AWS and Tableau and a few senior data scientists from Microsoft, MBN and Merkle to debate one of the most pressing issues in data! This event will be an evening bringing together some most influential people in data and unpacking how AI/ML is affecting the direction of our future! We encourage anyone with an interest in the topic to come along.

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Harnessing AI For A Better Scotland:Industry / Academia Match-Making Event
Mar
18
5:30 pm17:30

Harnessing AI For A Better Scotland:Industry / Academia Match-Making Event

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a broad area: it covers reasoning, planning, knowledge representation, sensory perception, language understanding, machine learning, optimisation and other related areas, and has been approached in a variety of ways, ranging from biologically inspired ideas (including neural networks), to logic (of various sorts), to emulation of experts.

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A Hands-On Introduction to Data Science in Health
Mar
15
10:00 am10:00

A Hands-On Introduction to Data Science in Health

An increasing volume of data is becoming available in biomedicine and healthcare, from genomic data, to electronic patient records and data collected by wearable devices. Recent advances in data science allow us to harness the power of such data, leading to precision medicine, AI diagnostics, data-driven drug discovery and disease understanding, among others.

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Ayrshire Bytes 2019: #LetsDoDataTogether
Mar
15
9:00 am09:00

Ayrshire Bytes 2019: #LetsDoDataTogether

  • Kilmarnock Campus of Ayrshire College (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Our ambition for Ayrshire is to enable its people, businesses and communities to have the skills to take advantage of the potential of digital technologies.

Ayrshire Bytes is a conference which uses collaboration between different industry sectors, data practitioners, students, public sector, and business specialists to explore data-driven innovation.

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Partnership For Improving Healthcare Digital Literacy
Mar
14
6:00 pm18:00

Partnership For Improving Healthcare Digital Literacy

This workshop will explore your thoughts and opinions about unmet needs concerning digital literacy in healthcare and use specific examples to allow you to get a taste of what it means to actively collaborate in the co-design and co-development of educational resources for enhancing skills and understanding in digital healthcare

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STAT Wars Launch
Mar
14
9:00 am09:00

STAT Wars Launch

The aim of the competition is to provide an entry point for young people to become excited about analyzing, interrogating, and presenting data, meanwhile making them aware of how use data securely, ensuring its veracity and the potential careers this could lead to. Linking the project to people working in the sector will engage the industry and inspire those children and young people involved.

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