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CDL Provides Experimental Platform for Higher Education Curriculum

December 23, 2019

More universities pay close attention to the applications of GIS for humanities and social science research. Wuhan University opened a course ‘Spatially Integrated Humanities and Social Science’ in the fall semester of 2019. Over 30 students from Urban Design School, Information Management School, Faculty of Arts, College of Journalism and communication took the class. China Data Lab provides the experimental platform for the final projects, including historical people’s spatial trajectory analysis, big data analysis on multimedia, house price...

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CDL Platform Introduced in the 2nd Research and Education Forum on Economics and Management Data

December 8, 2019

The 2nd Research and Education Forum on Economics and Management Data was held on Dec 8 at East China University of Science and Technology. Over 20 higher education universities and many companies attend the forum. China Data Lab platform provides the cloud environment for building case studies in the training section. Dr. Bao gave a presentation on ‘The Progress of Data Research and Education Platform’ and Dr. Tao Hu jointly introduced the ‘A Systematic Analysis on Spatial Economics Literatures’.

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Presentations at Global Annual Conference on IM DATA

December 6, 2019
China Data Lab project team was invited to attend the global annual conference on IM DATA-Innovative Methods with Big Data and Artificial Intelligence held by RMDS Lab on Dec 6-7 in Pasadena, LA. Dr. Shuming Bao gave a presentation on 'China Data for Business' and Dr. Tao Hu gave a presentation on 'Workflow Data Anlaysis with CDL' at the conference. More information on https://grmds.org/annualevent. Read more about Presentations at Global Annual Conference on IM DATA

NSF I/UCRC Spatiotemporal Innovation Center Held the 10th Semi-Annual Industrial Advisory Board Meeting

November 12, 2019
The NSF I/UCRC Spatiotemporal Innovation Center held its 10th semi-annual Industrial Advisory Board meeting November 7-8, 2019 at George Mason University. This meeting reviews the center’s innovative research and identifies new projects to be supported through collaborations among academia, industry, and agencies. Dr. Wendy Guan, Executive Director of the Center for Geographical Analysis at Harvard, and Dr. Shuming Bao, Director of the China Data Institute, joined the meeting. Dr. Tao Hu made a... Read more about NSF I/UCRC Spatiotemporal Innovation Center Held the 10th Semi-Annual Industrial Advisory Board Meeting

China Data Lab (CDL) Team Meeting

October 5, 2019

 

In order to advancepromote the development and reform of spatially integrated humanities and social science research and academic education, a Memorandum of Understanding onabout the establishment of Spatial Data Lab was signed on the 17th of May, 2019 by Harvard's Center for Geographic Analysis (CGA), Wuhan University's Geocomputation Center for Social Sciences (GCSS) and China Data Institute. In July, the beta version of ‘Research and Education Data Platform’ was released in ‘the 10th Forum on Spatially Integrated Humanities and Social Science’...

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MOU Signed among Harvard CGA, Wuhan University GCSS and China Data Institute

May 17, 2019

A Memorandum of Understanding was signed on the 17th of May, 2019 by Harvard's Center for Geographic Analysis, Wuhan University's Geocomputation Center for Social Sciences and China Data Institute for promoting cooperation in academic education and research between the three parties. The purpose of this Memorandum is to specify roles and responsibilities of each party regarding the development of the Spatial Data Lab among the three parties.