Category Archives: Big data

The Growing Ubiquity of Algorithms in Society: Implications, Impacts and Innovations @RoyalSociety

This event at the Royal Society made me really feel at home! The first session covered Machine Learning and The Law. It started with an introduction by Professor Sofia Olhede, one of the organisers, and a presentation by Christina Blacklaws from … Continue reading

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Fifty Years of Learning from #Data Prof. Robert Calderbank #TuringLecture @TuringInst

Professor Robert Calderbank came from Duke University in North Carolina to deliver this superb overview over the past 50 years and how data science is the result of that development. Having created the Information Initiative @ Duke, he presented the … Continue reading

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@DigiLeaders #CityHall Working better together to deliver #PublicSector #DigitalTransformation across #London

I had no idea who the speakers would be at this Grand Salon. But, once again, Digital Leaders put an excellent event together, with respect to: choice of venue: City Hall – slightly too strongly air conditioned on this hot … Continue reading

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DIGITAL TOWN HALL: Co-Creating #SmartLondon – @SmartCitizenKit in @Digi_Town and #SmartCity

Digital Town Hall: Co-Creating a Smart London took place on Tuesday, 13 June 2017, in the historic Town Hall of Bethnal Green that has become a hotel and event venue. The meeting was organised by Robert Monster, CEO of Digital Town who … Continue reading

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@InfoBldrsNTL @WaldorfAstoria #IBSummit towards Insights, Intelligence and Monitoring Metrics!

CONNECT the DOTS: between DATA and ANALYTICS – that was the theme of this year’s summit – the first for me, discovered thanks to the Corinium conference for Chief Data Analysts Europe Peter Walker – VP and responsible for EMEA … Continue reading

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@IBM @nuriaoliver After #cdsEurope: #DeepThinking under the Bonnet of ‘Uncluttered Diagrams’ – comparing with @IBMWatson

I have called myself a ‘passionate and compulsory networker’, connecting ideas, people and computers long before the internet was born… In the age of Twitter and LinkedIn I have learned “Publish, don’t Send” from ‘white hacker’ James A Cattell and … Continue reading

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