Mobile Tartu 2020: PhD Summer School and International Conference
PhD Summer School and International Conference from 29th of June to 1st of July 2020 in Tartu, Estonia.
7th Mobile Tartu biennial conference invites researchers who are interested in human mobility and mobility data. To keep up with the latest advancements in theoretical, methodological and empirical aspects of measuring human mobility and new mobility datasets, conference features a wide range of presentations by leading scholars, experts and researchers in this field. Explorations on practical application of mobile data (CDR, signaling, GPS, social media, etc.) in scientific research, planning, governance, smart cities and location based services is highly anticipated.
Lessons on data management
Studies based on mobile positioning data
Official statistics based on big data
Mobile positioning based applications
Visualisation of mobility data
Data security, privacy and surveillance
Crowd-sourced social media data
Mobile Tartu 2020 proposes also special events:
1) PhD course “Mobile phone based data collection field experiment” on 29th of June
2) “Mobile phones, travel and transportation” organised by NECTAR (http://www.nectar-eu.eu/).
The PhD summer school and conference targets researchers and doctoral students working on or interested in theoretical, methodological and empirical aspects of mobile positioning, mobile phones and crowd-sourced social media. Those interested in the topic of mobile research from other fields – architects, city planners, mobile operators, emergency management analysts and ICT firms – are also welcome to contribute.
Please refer to the event website for any updates