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Privacy, Big Data, and the Public Good reviewed in ScienceNovember 25, 2014 · 0 Comments
Earlier this year, CUSP, along with the American Statistical Association and its Privacy and Confidentiality subcommittee and the Research Data Centre of the German Federal Employment Agency, sponsored a book about the rise of big data and the privacy issues that brings up. The book, Privacy, Big Data, and the Public Good: Frameworks for Engagement, published by Cambridge University Press and launched on
Claudio Silva receives IEEE’s 2014 Visualization Technical Achievement AwardNovember 13, 2014 · 0 Comments
On November 11, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) presented its 2014 Visualization and Technical Achievement Award to Claudio T. Silva, Head of Disciplines at CUSP and professor of Computer Science and Engineering at NYU’s Polytechnic School of Engineering. The award, one of the highest honors given by the IEEE Computer Science Society’s Technical Committee
2014 AT&T Transit Tech Developer Day at CUSPNovember 11, 2014 · 0 Comments
November 22, 2014 – November 22, 2014 2 MetroTech Center Map and Directions | Register Description: The 2014 AT&T Transit Tech Developer Day App is an opportunity to launch the development of your 2014 MTA App Quest entry. This day will allow you to: Hear from MTA experts about this year’s App Quest and the
CUSP Research Seminar Series: Dr. Aaditya RanganOctober 17, 2014 · 0 Comments
October 29, 2014 – October 29, 2014 1 MetroTech Center Map and Directions | Register Description: A common problem in data analysis – including machine learning and genomics – is to detect, within a large array, small submatrices which are ‘structured’ in some way.Such submatrices, called ‘biclusters’ can represent a subset of features shared across
AAAI 2015 Workshop on AI for CitiesJuly 23, 2014 · 0 Comments
Almost half of humanity today lives in urban environments and that number will grow to 80% or more by the middle of this century in different parts of the world. Cities are thus the loci of resource consumption, economic activity, social interactions, and education and innovation; they are the cause of our looming sustainability problems
Privacy, Big Data, and the Public GoodJuly 17, 2014 · 0 Comments
Massive amounts of new data about people, their movements, and activities can now be accessed and analyzed as never before. Numerous privacy concerns have been raised by use – or misuse – of such data in commercial and national security arenas. Yet we are motivated by the potential for “big data” to be harnessed to