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


 
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
artificial intelligence, machine learning, explanation, ethics

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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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We work for a technological advancement that puts human beings with their rights and values at the center: a technology that guarantees respect for privacy and ensures the use of transparent and non-discriminatory algorithms...

It is a pleasure to announce that 4 researchers of SoBigData, Marlon Dumas, Dirk Helbing, Aris Gionis and Fosca Giannotti have been awarded ERC Advanced In..

The functioning of many socio-technical systems depends on the ability of its subcomponents or nodes to communicate or interact via its connections, but high connectivity may imply problems...

A wide representation of SoBigData and KDDLab is in the AMiner list of the most influential scholars 2018 for their outstanding and vibrant contributions to the field of Data Mining..

In this 2019 International Women's Day, Fosca Giannotti, the coordinator of SoBigData, has been chosen by KDnuggets as one of the ..

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