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Requesting Oceanographic Data Using APIs? Discover How to by Means of SOCIB New API.
Mar
11
9:00 am09:00

Requesting Oceanographic Data Using APIs? Discover How to by Means of SOCIB New API.

SOCIB focuses on scientific excellence with relevance and impact on society, leading a new era of ocean observation; science with and for society. In line with this mission, SOCIB has released recently its new API, a tool that aims to strengthen the dissemination of its data toward third parties with common ocean data interests.

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The Evolution of Data Lending and Smart Collaborations in Fintech
Mar
12
4:00 pm16:00

The Evolution of Data Lending and Smart Collaborations in Fintech

The Evolution of Data Lending and Smart Collaborations in Fintech Three twenty-minute presentations and a panel session to explore the rise of ‘data lending’ in Fintech ventures and how smart collaborations can facilitate the development of deeper more meaningful perspectives on the risks and commercial value of the end customer.

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Go Figure! Understanding Inequality Through Digital Data
Mar
13
11:30 am11:30

Go Figure! Understanding Inequality Through Digital Data

The University of Edinburgh Q-Step Centre is pleased to invite school pupils who are in S5/S6 and who are studying Higher or Advanced Higher in Maths, Geography, Modern Studies or related social subject to a social statistics data analysis masterclass focusing on inequality in Scotland and beyond. Teachers are also welcome!

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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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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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Safeguarding Your Data and Avoiding Data Breaches – Top Tips
Mar
19
9:00 am09:00

Safeguarding Your Data and Avoiding Data Breaches – Top Tips

The risk of data loss and data breaches is regularly identified as being one of the top 3 key risks to business and organisations. Loss of data - whether commercial, sensitive or personal data – can have a significant impact on the operations, and potentially the sustainability, of many organisations.

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Data, Value and Values – The New Formula
Mar
20
9:00 am09:00

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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