Presentation: Synthesis of research and practice

Location: Silverman Skyline Room
Date: Tue, June 28
Time: 10:45 AM - 12:30 PM

Through interactive presentations, this session will showcase case studies of using Big Data in humanitarian action, development research and practice, as well as provide a preview of the datasets that participants will use during the workshop. 

  • Leveraging cell-phone data and satellite imagery for sustainable development and in humanitarian crises: The experience of Flowminder
    Linus Bengtsson & Erik Wetter | 10:45am—11:45am
  • Q&A and group discussion
    Juan Casasbuenas | 11:45am—12:15pm
  • Technical tutorial preview
    Gabriel Pestre | 12:15pm—12:30pm