15 June 2015, West Wing, Said Business School, Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HP A collaborative discussion day for researchers, business, and public sector, hosted by the Environmental Change Institute‘s Agile Ox programme, focussing on local environmental problems and digital solutions. Developments in affordable sensors, the Internet of Things, and accompanying step-change in potentials for… Read More »
The GOTO Hackathon 2015 is an event for all Oxford students and alumni, focussing on Big Data – specifically how Big Data can be utilised to resolve the issues large cities around the globe face in the 21st Century. The event launches on Friday 27th Feb, with an evening presentation where attendees will be encouraged… Read More »
The Big Innovation Centre and Science & Technology Facilities Council are holding an event on open, free data available for use by businesses at Didcot on 6 May. From their online announcement: Join the big data revolution The UK boasts vast data sets open for public use, generated through world-class research activity and as a… Read More »
We are pleased to announce that the University of Oxford has signed an agreement to collaborate with the Digital Catapult. As part of the agreement we will work with the Digital Catapult to collaborate on joint projects and activities in the following focus areas: The Internet of Things (IoT); Trust, privacy, & cybersecurity, in particular around… Read More »
The Digital Catapult has issued the beta version of their Open Data Health Platform challenging technologists, analysts, visualisers and businesses to show the world what can be done with open health data, and with a planned launch event on March 13th at MediaCityUK, Manchester. The release includes some nice tips for how developers can use… Read More »
A new OII project on data-driven economic models: challenges and opportunities of big data will identify key obstacles to the realisation of benefits from big data in the UK economy.