Consumer Data Research Centre

Archive for November 2018

Data Analysts User Group conference 2018 – videos now available

19 November 2018 - 3:06pm

On 26th October 2018 the CDRC sponsored and supported the 15th annual Data Analysts User Group Conference (DUG), at the Royal Society. This year’s conference was entitled “Analysis of Diversity and the Diversity of Analysis: Rising to the Challenges…” and looked to address the questions How do we deliver analytical results that treat diversity fairly […]

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CDRC Research Fellow post available with our Liverpool team

19 November 2018 - 10:49am

The CDRC Liverpool team have an exciting Research Fellow role available.  Based in the Geographic Data Science Lab the successful candidate will provide data science / analytics support to CDRC activities. Research projects will be focused on deliverables that are externally facing, and will likely be situated within the themes of health, housing, population or […]

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Dive into Data 2019 – UCL

09 November 2018 - 3:32pm

The CDRC at UCL are delighted to be supporting an exciting data challenge ‘Dive into Data’ in partnership with the UCL eResearch Domain and UCL Grand Challenges.  Open to UCL academics, researchers and masters students from all disciplines we are looking for novel and innovative ways to analyse and/or visualise our open or safeguarded consumer […]

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How Healthy are our High Streets?

02 November 2018 - 1:18pm

With the closure of many major high street names through 2018 with the loss of over 40,000 jobs the importance of understanding how our high streets are performing has never been more important.  With the Chancellor announcing £1.5bn high street relief along with the digital services tax in this week’s budget, the daily reports of […]

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