SoBigData is the European Research Infrastructure for Big Data and Social Mining.
From data to knowledge, investigating stories ethically, paying attention to citizens privacy.


7

EUROPEAN COUNTRIES

 
12

RESEARCH INSTITUTE

 
100

AND MORE DATA SCIENTISTS

 
 
SoBigData covers different thematic research environments, called exploratories. In SoBigData, researchers do analyses and use innovative methodologies in the exploratories:
smart cities, human mobility behavior analysis
poverty indicators, spatial analysis
text and social network analysis
macroscopic human flows, social behavior analysis
training indicators, performance predictors

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SEARCH THE SOBIGDATA CATALOGUE

A Resource Catalogue allows access to the all SoBigData online resources. Scientists can register to discover resources and opening discussion threads. SoBigData covers six thematic areas: text and social mining, web analytics, visual analytics, social network, human mobility and social data analysis. Every resource is described by metadata and is ready to be downloaded or executed on the SoBigData Lab (cloud engine).

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In SoBigData data producers, analysts and researchers work together. There are several ways to collaborate with us and experiment ideas. SoBigData periodically supports short term visits.

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MOOC ON PRIVACY AND ETHICS

SoBigData promotes and adopts the legally and ethically grounded collection, management and analysis of this data, discover tools for ethical assessment and training material for self-improvement. Learn how to access the first aid for responsible data scientist course.

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Past calls are available here.

Blog

After about eight years of algorithm design, software development and tuning, and large experimental tests I wish to share in this post the news about the public availability of a robust API offering some powerful entity-linking functionalities wh..

University of Pisa, CNR and FC Barcelona have created an algorithm able to predict more than 50% of the muscular injuries of a professional football team...

Dino Pedreschi's article on the most important Italian business daily newspaper Sole24ore talks about #AI, #BlackBoxes and the right to #Explanation #explainableAI #ethics #humanAI...

Better Life Index (BLI), the measure of well-being proposed by the OECD, contains many metrics, which enable it to include a detailed overview of the social, economic, and environmental performances of different countries...

CONSORTIUM


Our expedition team: 12 research institutions from 7 countries (Italy, UK, Germany, Estonia, Finland, The Netherlands, and Switzerland).