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UCL founding member of Alan Turing Institute for Data Science

UCL will be one of five academic partners for the new Alan Turing Institute for Data Science. Based at the new King’s Cross Knowledge Quarter, the national Institute will draw together computer scientists, mathematicians, statisticians and more to work on this key driver for the economy. More...

Published: Jan 29, 2015 11:45:05 AM

Dr Ricardo Silva to join other UCL researchers in Science Museum "Lates" Event

Dr Ricardo Silva will present some of his current work with Transport for London in the "Disaster Zone" section of the January 2015 edition of the Science Museum "Lates" event, a free night for adults that takes place on the last Wednesday of the month. The Disaster Zone section will be open from 18:45-21:30. More...

Published: Jan 27, 2015 4:08:28 PM

Professor Sofia Olhede elected a member of the International Statistical Institute

Professor Sofia Olhede has been elected a member of the International Statistical Institute at the 2014 Membership Elections following her services to the international workshop on the Future of Statistics. This meeting produced the International Year of Statistics Report (accessible via the below link). More...

Published: Dec 15, 2014 9:53:41 AM

Dr Gareth Peters to lead team of international researchers studying Operational Risk models in partnership with ORX Banking Association

Dr Gareth Peters has been awarded a research grant from ORX Association, the world's leading banking association for Operational Risk data, to lead a team of researchers including Drs Tomaso Aste, Ariane Chapelle, Pavel Shevchenko and Simon Fung. The research will be developed jointly with a banking steering group comprised of members from ORX (Luke Carrivick), Credit Agricole, Morgan Stanley, RBI, Santander and State Street. More...

Published: Dec 9, 2014 3:31:23 PM

PhD Opportunities: Data Planning & Analytics with UCL and Channel 4

An opportunity to work with cutting-edge data science technologies while carrying out pioneering research at UCL. More...

Published: Nov 24, 2014 12:02:47 PM

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