Data Science for Social Media

Thursday, 3rd May 2018, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Registration from 1:30 pm
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Through a series of presentations and discussion, this event will explore a range of topics from how digital footprints can and should be used to understand human behaviour, and more technical questions of how to capture, store and analyse data effectively. The event will bring together practitioners, policy makers and academics from a range of disciplines with an interest in the analysis of social media data.

This is an opportunity to find out about the latest Strathclyde research in this field and provide a platform to share current challenges and identify opportunities for future collaborative projects.  

Registration and lunch will be available from 1.30pm.

Who should attend?

Anyone with an interest in social media analysis including practitioners, policymaker and academics and postgraduate students in the fields of: data science, scientific computing, social science, policymaking, government, marketing and understanding of human behaviour.

Benefits of attending

  • Understand the latest developments and techniques in social media data analysis
  • Professional networking
  • Get involved in future projects


Prof Tom Scotto
phone +44 (0)141 548 4004
Head of School, Government and Public Policy
Prof Des Higham
phone +44 (0)141 548 3716
Professor of Mathematics and Statistics

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