LIDA Seminar Series

LIDA Seminar Series

LIDA hosts a multidisciplinary seminar, the series covers a range of themes relating to the application of data analytics.  Each seminar follows the same format, starting with a presentation showcasing LIDA or external projects, followed by a Q&A session.

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2019 Seminars

24th October, 12.30pm - 1.30pm

Presentation: When one becomes three
By: Dr Paul Norman (University of Leeds)

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31st October, 12.30pm - 1.30pm

Presentation: Combining empirical and mechanistic models for diagnosis and treatment planning of vascular disease
By: Toni Lassila (University of Leeds)

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7th November, 12.30pm - 1.30pm

Presentation: The Genetics of Melanoma
By: Dr Mark Iles (University of Leeds)

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14th November, 12.30pm - 1.30pm

Presentation: Using novel data in applied research: a case study of housing and voting
By: Dr Nik Lomax (University of Leeds)

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21st November, 12.30pm - 1.30pm

Presentation: tbc
By: Dr Marlous Hall (University of Leeds)

 

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28th November. 12.30pm - 1.30pm

Presentation: The LifeInfo Survey: public attitudes to sharing their lifestyle data (from loyalty cards, apps and wearables) for health research
By: Dr Michelle Morris (University of Leeds)

 

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5th December, 12.30pm - 1.30pm

Presentation 1: tbc
By: Dr Gillian Harrison (Institute for Transport Studies, University of Leeds)

Presentation 2: tbc
By: Jiaqi Ge (School of Geography, University of Leeds)

 

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12th December, 12.30pm - 1.30pm

Presentation: Identifying healthcare experiences from administrative datasets & working with public health policy
By: Lucy Elliss-Brookes (Public Health England)

 

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19th December, 12.30pm - 1.30pm

Presentation: Using the Cloud for Research Resources
By: Daniel Valdenegro (University of Leeds)

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2018 Seminars

The Continental Divide? Economic Exposure to Brexit in Regions and Countries on both Sides of the Channel

Thursday 13th December 2018.

The presentation is now available to view.

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Probabilistic approaches for optimal sequential feature acquisition

Thursday 29th November 2018.

 

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Towards a probabilistic programming language for modelling complex systems

Thursday 15th November 2018.

 

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Big data applications for understanding climate solutions

Thursday 27th September 2018.

The presentation is now available to view.

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Maps of time: Seeing population data as structures, not slices

Thursday 12th July 2018.

Article now available.

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Detecting clinical deterioration in hospital using sensor data

Thursday 14th June 2018.

 

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Progression beyond regression; using heterogeneous data in disease trajectories

Thursday 10th May 2018.

 

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We need to talk about Kevin...

Wednesday 2nd May 2018.

This seminar is presented in collaboration with the Centre for Decision Research and the Centre for Operations and Supply Chain Research.

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DESEASION: a support platform for collaborative maritime decision making

Wednesday 25th April 2018.

This seminar is presented in collaboration with the Centre for Decision Research.

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The answer to life, the universe and everything? Scrambling through international data to analyse the resource requirements of well-being

Thursday 22nd March 2018.

 

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Introduction to Big Data in Public Health- future horizons, applications and ethical issues

Tuesday 13th March 2018.

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DAGs for Causal Inference

Thursday 8th March 2018.

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Beyond the traditional - Data Science for official statistics

This seminar is presented in conjunction with the Royal Statistical Society-Leeds/Bradford Local Group.

Thursday 22nd February 2018.

The presentation is now available to view.

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2017 Seminars

Big data to improve cardiovascular health: Hype or reality?

Tuesday 17 January 2017

You can now watch the presentations online.

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Big Data and Ethics

Thursday 26 January 2017

You can now watch the presentations online.

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LIDA Seminar: Acute and chronic childhood conditions

Thursday 9 February 2017

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The role of mathematics and statistics in data analytics

Tuesday 21 February 2017

You can now watch the presentations online.

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Robust methods for causal inference with observational data

Thursday 16 March 2017

 

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Efficient programming for data analytics

Thursday 27 April 2017

 

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LIDA Intern Seminar

Thursday 18 May 2017

 

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Big Data application in birth cohorts

Thursday 8 June 2017

 

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Digital Platform for Dementia Screening

Thursday 13 July 2017

 

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Engaging patients in research - UseMyData and BCI UK

Thursday 20 July

 

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Built Environment and Health in the Age of Big Data

Thursday 21 September 2017

 

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Global transport datasets

Thursday 9th November 2017.

You can now watch the presentation by Dr Mark Padgham online.

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LIDA Seminar: Difficulties with reproducible data analytics: Pitfalls in predictive policing

Thursday 23rd November 2017.

 

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LIDA Seminar: Crime Analytics

Thursday 7th December 2017.

 

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2016 Seminars

Use of Sensitive Data for Research and Privacy Concerns

Thursday 30 June

Presentation slides and audio are now available.

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UK Biobank and Data Analytics

Thursday 22 September

Presentation slides and audio now available.

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Spatial disadvantage

Thursday 6 October 2016

Presentations will be available to watch online shortly.

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Crime analytics

Thursday 20 October 2016

 

Process Analytics in Healthcare

Thursday 10 November 2016

Presentations will be available to watch online shortly.

LIDA Data Scientist Internship Programme project presentations - Part 1

Thursday 8 December

LIDA Data Scientist Internship Programme project presentations - Part 2

Thursday 15 December