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Open Data Crash Course - Edinburgh

Mar 10, 2017 9:00am
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This half-day training is fast-paced and immersive. It’s ideal for you if you are just discovering the phenomena of open data, its possibilities, challenges and potential benefits. This course will give you a 360-degree view of the open data field.

Data Fest 2017

Mar 20, 2017 12:00am
Data Lab Events

DataFest17 is week long festival of data innovation with events hosted across Scotland from the 20th to the 24th of March 2017. Scotland is a melting pot of data innovation and the festival will further catalyse activity across the country and showcase Scotland’s leading role in data on the international stage.DataFest brings a Data focused international event to Scotland for the first time, providing opportunities to learn from renowned international speakers, case studies & best...

Play and work with Open Data - Edinburgh

Mar 21, 2017 9:30am
Supported Events

This interactive, hands-on workshop has been developed for those who would like to gain practical knowledge about working with open data. UrbanTide keeps these workshops to small numbers to allow them to work with you more closely. Attendees must bring their own laptops and potentially open datasets (if you don't have any they will provide you with some to work with); however, no previous coding or advanced data science knowledge is required. This event is...

Workshop: Big Data Demystified

Mar 22, 2017 9:30am
Data Lab Events

This interactive one-day workshop takes you beyond the hype surrounding Big Data by demonstrating how you can drive value for your business through the better use of data. Big Data, Small Data, Open Data, Smart Data, Data Lakes, Data Visualisation… the list of data terms goes on and on. But what does it all mean in terms of business outcomes? This Workshop is structured to help you answer pragmatic questions like “how do I drive...

The World's Favourite Number - DataFest17 Schools Event

Mar 24, 2017 9:30am
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The World’s Favourite Number, with Alex Bellos At The Data Lab, we believe #DataChangesEverything. But to actually extract value from data, a set of skills are required, and math is definitely one of them. In this event, we look to inspire school kids to study and enjoy maths, by helping them understand its real life applications, and the exciting careers that can unfold for a maths enthusiast. Alex talk will focus on the emotional connection...

Open Knowledge Edinburgh meet-up #23

Mar 27, 2017 5:30pm
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The Institute for Informatics and Digital Innovation at Napier University is generously hosting the Open Knowledge Edinburgh March 2017 meet-up.Lightning talks confirmed so far:Ewan McAndrew: Wikidata: the new Rosetta StoneLorna Campbell: Accessing Open Research Outputs MOOC — a new course from the University of EdinburghDaniel Patterson: Modelling bike ridership using crowdsourced and automatic bike count dataLeah Lockhart: Democracy and OpennessRuchir Shah: The OGP as a route for civil society to achieve UN Sustainability GoalsOpen Knowledge...

Scottish Internet of Things (IoT) & Artificial Intelligence (AI) Innovation Centre Showcase

Mar 28, 2017 6:00pm
External Events

Join Capgemini’s innovation network Are you an SME with IoT and AI expertise, products and offers? Are you working in public sector, healthcare, financial services or the digital services industry? We are looking specifically for small companies and start-ups with IoT and AI expertise to showcase and demonstrate their capabilities to potential customers at this event. Our goal is to create an ecosystem of small business partners in Scotland to work with us – in...

Conference on Ransomware, Cryptography and Pseudo-Identity

Mar 29, 2017 1:30pm
External Events

Within 2016, The Cyber Academy ran a conference on Cryptography. This year’s event adds the important areas for ransomware and pseudo-ID to the scope of the conference.Overall, cryptography is one of the most challenging areas within IT, and its usage causes many problems for companies and investigators, but it is also a protector of the rights of privacy. With GDPR coming up in 2018, the usage of cryptography and pseudo-IDs will come to the fore...

Play and work with Open Data - Glasgow

Apr 21, 2017 10:00am
External Events

This interactive, hands-on workshop has been developed for those who would like to gain practical knowledge about working with open data. UrbanTide keeps these workshops to small numbers to allow them to work with you more closely. Attendees must bring their own laptops and potentially open datasets (if you don't have any they will provide you with some to work with); however, no previous coding or advanced data science knowledge is required.

Digital Tech Awards 2017

Apr 27, 2017 5:30pm
Supported Events

Hosted by ScotlandIS, The Digital Technology Awards showcase excellence within the industry rewarding the innovation, expertise and ambition of businesses, large and small. The Digital Technology Awards is a great arena for informal networking and attracting key players from across the industry. It reveals the latest advances in digital technologies and rewards excellence. Now going into their seventh year, these are the industry’s must-have awards and an unmissable event! The range of applications and the...

EIE17

May 10, 2017 12:00am
Supported Events

Informatics Ventures supports globally ambitious technology companies headquartered in Scotland. EIE is a technology investor showcase featuring highly promising companies from the life sciences, ICT and energy sectors seeking funding from seed to A round. At EIE17 you will be able to meet and hear pitches from a host of innovative European tech companies as well as uncovering some exciting future prospects in our all new start-up alley. But it doesn’t stop there, as you’re...

Open Data in Practice - Glasgow

May 18, 2017 12:00am
External Events

This 2-day workshop includes all of the content from the 1/2 and 1-day workshop but expands on it to learning how your organisation can implement open data principles and practices such as developing open data publication processes and standards. Open data procedures ensure the maximisation of potential improvements to service delivery, contribute to organisational and business growth and help unlock the value of the data within an organisation.

Open Data Crash Course - Glasgow

Jun 09, 2017 9:00am
External Events

This half-day training is fast-paced and immersive. It’s ideal for you if you are just discovering the phenomena of open data, its possibilities, challenges and potential benefits. This course will give you a 360-degree view of the open data field.

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