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Webinar 13 jan 2021 • Ross Purves

Title: Chances, challenges and limits for text-based exploration of landscape When: Wednesday 13 January 2021, 12:00 pm UK/GMT Register at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rgs-ibg-giscience-webinar-series-text-based-exploration-of-landscape-tickets-129854106127 Abstract: In this talk I will report on our work to use text to explore different dimensions of landscape, with the ultimate aim of developing methods which enable us to understand how landscape is […]

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Video • Joana Barros: “Unveiling urban inequalities with spatial analysis and modelling”

Joana Barros’ GIScience webinar is now online! Speaker: Joana Barros, Senior Lecturer, Department of Geography, Birkbeck, University of London • http://www.bbk.ac.uk/geography/our-staff/full-time-academic-staff/barrosHost: Stefano De Sabbata Title: Unveiling urban inequalities with spatial analysis and modelling Abstract: Urban inequalities are one of the greatest challenges in cities around the world. Identifying, quantifying and mapping inequalities are paramount for […]

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Webinar 2 dec 2020 • Joana Barros

Title: Unveiling urban inequalities with spatial analysis and modelling When: Wednesday 2 December 2020, 11:00 am UTC / 12:00 pm UK >> Register on Eventbrite << Abstract: Urban inequalities are one of the greatest challenges in cities around the world. Identifying, quantifying and mapping inequalities are paramount for the understanding of their dynamics and the […]

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Video • Grant McKenzie: “From Spatial to Platial Data Science”

Grant McKenzie’s GIScience webinar is now online! Abstract: The availability of massive amounts of user-generated data has changed the way that spatial science research is conducted today as data synthesis and advanced computational equipment are now often a fundamental part of the scientific process. With the increased availability of these data, it is becoming apparent […]

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Dissertation prizes • Call for submissions 2020

The RGS-IBG GIScience Research Group awards two annual prizes for the two best postgraduate dissertations on any issue relating to GIS/Sc, spatial analysis, spatial modelling or geocomputation (see the list of previous winners). The prize for the best dissertation is £100 plus an annual RGS-IBG Postgraduate Fellowship and the runner up will receive £50 plus […]

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Webinar 4 nov 2020 • Grant McKenzie

When: Wednesday 4 November 2020, 11:00 am UTC / 12:00 pm UK Speaker: Grant McKenzie, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, McGill University • https://grantmckenzie.com • @grantdmckenzie Host: Andrea Ballatore • https://aballatore.space Register on Eventbrite at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rgs-ibg-giscience-webinar-series-from-spatial-to-platial-data-science-tickets-125240111545 Title: From Spatial to Platial Data Science Abstract: The availability of massive amounts of user-generated data has changed the way […]