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

Nesta's new 10 year strategy. We'd love to hear from you if you think we could work together - Adam Lang, head of Nesta Scotland

Data driven innovation and Nesta’s new 10 year strategy

Adam Lang, Head of Nesta in Scotland, spoke to The Data Lab recently about the new 10 year strategy that they have recently launched. We were so inspired by his talk that we asked him to share their new mission objectives with you as well – perhaps you’ll think of a way you could work

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New Data Science Podcast, AI Right?, from MBN

There’s a new data science podcast out, launched by MBN Solutions, a data science and technology recruitment company that we work with for our MSc programme.    The new monthly podcast, AI Right?, will explore industry news and what it means for data scientists. MBN’s Associate Director, Kris McFadyen will be hosting and will be

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Paid Summer Internships for Undergraduate Students

The NERC SENSE Centre for Doctoral Training is currently advertising ten paid summer internships for undergraduate students with supervisory teams at the University of Edinburgh and University of Leeds. These internships will allow talented individuals to explore how using satellite data and machine learning/AI techniques can monitor and attempt to tackle environmental problems. These internships

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Union Data named as a finalist in the British Data Awards 2021

The Data Lab are delighted to learn that Edinburgh-based Union Data has been shortlisted in a national award for the work it has completed on behalf of Worldwide Cancer Research. The specialist data company is part of our TORCH Supplier Network and offers data services including data analytics and customer profiling, data audits and marketing

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