UBDC Meetup: Exploring Transport Data

Thursday 30 November 2023
15:00 - 17:00 (GMT)
Room 253 - Gilbert Scott Conference Suite Gilbert Scott Building University Ave Glasgow G12 8QQ

This Urban Big Data Centre Meetup networking event will bring together people interested in and working with transportation data.


Understanding transport is crucial to understanding the spaces that we live and work in. Access to transport can affect everything from housing and employment to the economy and environment. This series of networking events aims to bring together people working with transport data, to share knowledge and experiences and create useful links across a range of data users and industries.

Currently planned presentations:

Public transport accessibility - J Rafael Verduzco-Torres, UBDC

Measuring passenger flows – Will Aylward, ScotRail

Understanding travel demand with mobile phone data – UBDC

Counting people with CCTV cameras – David McArthur, UBDC

Scotland's new Network Planning Tool - Matthew Davis, Sustrans Scotland


More speakers will be announced. If you would like to bring a topic for discussion, please let us know during registration.


After the sharing session, there will be time for networking and continuing any interesting conversations from the discussions. Refreshments will be provided.


UBDC Meetups are a series of events that aim to bring together people working with big data across a range of themes and topics. Follow us to learn about future meetups and other events.