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Read the latest news and blogs from The Data Lab and Scotland’s data science community.

Our “How to get Started” guide for Predictive Maintenance

Predictive Maintenance is a popular application of predictive analytics that can help businesses in several industries achieve high asset utilisation and savings in operational costs. Predictive Maintenance (PdM) directly monitors the condition and performance of assets during normal operation to reduce the likelihood of failures. It seeks to predict when maintenance is required; maximising the lifespan of an

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What Translational Funding is and how The Data Lab can help you access it

SBRI funding competition is now open: Artificial intelligence-supported early fracture diagnosis Innovate UK’s Smart awards call is now open for applications The Data Lab can support you in applying for funding sources like these: read on to find out more. Translational funding, such as grants, can be used to bridge the gap in development between early stage technology resulting

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Join the Data Lab at CogX with Complimentary Tickets

1500 attendees, 500+ speakers, 350 partners and sponsors, 1 amazing venue. CogX, the Festival of AI and Emerging Technology, returns this year from the 10th to the 12th of June, kicking off this year’s edition of London Tech Week. Now in its third year CogX is moving to a new venue, King’s Cross, London. The

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Why can’t every day be a DataFest day?

Photo above shows panel with Zoe Webster, Dr Sue Black, Sally Eaves and moderator Tabitha Goldstaub discussing How Data and AI is enabling humankind One of our MSc students, Daniel Sloan (Strathclyde MSc in Fin Tech), writes about his DataSummit experience after winning a free ticket to the event Still buzzing from Data Talent on

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Our third DataFest was a phenomenal success!

Our two week festival of Data Innovation in Scotland ran from 11th to 22nd March, showcasing Scotland’s role in data science and artificial intelligence, and this year focused on collaboration and doing #DataTogether as a community. DataFest has grown again from last year, now extending over a two week period with even more Fringe Events in even

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