Edited volume – Seeing Cities Through Big Data – now available

CvBQH2EWYAAyIfx.jpg-largeWe are pleased to announce that the edited volume of selected papers from the Big Data and Urban Informatics conference is now available from Springer.  Seeing Cities Through Big Data: Research, Methods and Applications in Urban Informatics brings together twenty-nine chapters that are relevant to planners and urban academics.  Chapters address a variety of topics including challenges and opportunities of Urban Big Data, changing organizational and educational perspectives with Big Data, social equity and data democracy, as well as a number of empirical works focused on transportation, sea level rise, energy use, urban soundscapes, emergencies, among others, that utilize Big Data for knowledge discovery in urban contexts.

The book is available here: http://link.springer.com/book/10.1007%2F978-3-319-40902-3

Workshop Proceedings Released

We are pleased to inform you that the Workshop Proceedings document is now available for download. The document can be accessed here.

BDUIC Registration Now Open

Registration for the August workshop on Big Data and Urban Informatics is now open. Please click here to register.

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Review decisions sent out

Thank you to everyone who submitted an abstract to the workshop.  All review decisions have been sent to corresponding authors. If you have not received yours, please check your spam folder (we have seen a couple of cases where emails were caught by a spam filter). Emails will say from BDUIC 2014. 

Workshop Proceedings Book: Seeing Cities Through Big Data

We are pleased to announce that selected papers from the upcoming 2014 workshop will be published in an edited volume with Springer. The book will be titled Seeing Cities Through Big Data – Research, Methods and Applications in Urban Informatics.

Abstract Submission Open

Abstract submission is now open. Please follow the link on the paper submissions page under Workshop 2014 to submit your abstracts.