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"Big Data for Humanity" Public Panel Discussion

(The Hague, Netherlands) How could the ever-growing amounts of digital data help us improve the conditions of the global poor? Will more data allow us to improve policy responses to humanitarian crises and violent conflicts?

Big Data for Peace Summer School

(The Hague, Netherlands) Leiden University's Peace Informatics Lab is conducting a first Big Data for Peace Summer School, from 18-22 August 2014.

Can Twitter data be used to track changing food commodity prices?

Author: 
Jong Gun Lee
 
Imagine going to your local shop today an

Data Privacy Advisory Group: Call for Nominations

Author: 
Mila Romanoff
 
 
Global Pulse is establishing

Asia Urban Futures Workshop

(Bangkok, Thailand) The USAID Global Development Lab & USAID's Regional Development Mission for Asia (RDMA), together with the United Nations Development Program & United Nations Global Pulse, are hosting an Urban Futures Workshop in Bangkok, Thailand from O

Interview: Telecom Italia's Big Data Challenge

Author: 
Anoush Tatevossian
Telecom Italia's

Promoting Better Use of Data in Uganda

Author: 
Jane Auma
The relevance of data to enhance public service delivery

Guardian Professionals Webchat: Innovating at Scale

An expert panel including Pulse Lab Manager Giulio Quaggiotto will discuss the challenges of innovating at scale.