A selection from the international press
A Summer of Data Hacking Social Problems
Using data to solve society’s most pressing problems
Los datos que salvan vidas
What the Obama Campaign’s Chief Data Scientist Is Up to Now
Data Won the U.S. Election. Now Can It Save the World?
Há cientistas de dados em Lisboa a combater o desemprego de longa duração
When Lobbyists Write Legislation, This Data Mining Tool Traces The Paper Trail
Please find below a selection of the research publications sourced from our activities over the last decade.
Improving Traffic Safety Through Video Analysis in Jakarta, Indonesia
Nearly 2,000 people die annually as a result of being involved in traffic-related accidents in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Designing Policy Recommendations to Reduce Home Abandonment in Mexico
Infonavit, the largest provider of mortgages in Mexico, assists working families to obtain low-interest rate housing solutions.
Deploying Machine Learning Models for Public Policy: A Framework
Machine learning research typically focuses on optimization and testing on a few criteria, but deployment in a public policy setting requires more.
Improving Government Response to Citizen Requests Online
Since the the enactment of the Constitution of 1917, all Mexican citizens have the right to petition members of the government and receive an official response.
Using Machine Learning to Assess the Risk of and Prevent WaterMain Breaks
Water infrastructure in the United States is beginning to show its age, particularly through water main breaks.