Consumer Data Research Centre

Archive for April 2017

Oxford Retail Futures Conference – call for papers

27 April 2017 - 10:10am

The changing role of place in a digital world Background The continued importance of physical locations for retailing has come into question, as the ways in which shoppers choose to shop are changing in fundamental ways. Three important drivers of this change are urbanization and the attendant growth of an increasingly demanding and affluent middle […]

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CDRC paper wins CASA prize for the Best Paper on Spatial Analysis at GISRUK 2017

25 April 2017 - 9:13am

A CDRC funded conference paper by Luis Francisco Mejia Garcia (former CDRC Masters Research Dissertation student, now BlueOptima), Guy Lansley (CDRC, UCL) and Ben Calnan (Movement Strategies) won the UCL CASA prize for the Best Paper on Spatial Analysis, in memory of Sinesio Alves Junior, at this year’s GISRUK conference. The prize was judged by […]

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CDRC paper wins prize for Best Paper by a Young Career Researcher at GISRUK 2017

25 April 2017 - 9:11am

A CDRC conference paper by Alyson Lloyd and James Cheshire won the GISRUK 2017 prize for best paper by a young career researcher, sponsored by Pixalytics. The presentation entitled “Challenges of Big Data for Social Science: Addressing Uncertainty in Loyalty Card Data” was voted for by attendees of the conference. The research aims to understand the […]

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