Workshop on Data Science and Crime

Venue: Room LT908, Level 9, Livingstone Tower, University of Strathclyde 26 Richmond Street, Glasgow G1 1XH

Objectives:
1) Identify current high-profile challenges in policing that can be addressed by tools from mathematics, statistics and data science.
2) Outline the state-of the-art.
3) Exchange examples of best practice between police forces.
4) Encourage interaction between law enforcement professionals and relevant academics.

SCHEDULE
09:00 Arrivals and Tea/Coffee
09:45 Opening Remarks
09:50 – 10:20 Theo Damoulas (University of Warwick/Alan Turing Institute)
10:30 – 11:00 Police Scotland
11 00 – 11:30 Tea/Coffee
11:30 – 12:00 West Midlands Police
12:10 – 12:45 Open Discussion
12 45 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 14:30 Jim Smith (University of Warwick/Alan Turing Institute)
14:40 – 15:10 London Metropolitan Police
15:20 – 16:00 Wrap up Discussion

There is no registration fee for this event, but registration is required and numbers are limited. If you wish to attend, please contact irene.spencer@strath.ac.uk before the deadline of December 5th, 2018.

This event is organised under the EPSRC funded Programme Grant on Inference, Computation and Numerics for Insights into Cities (ICONIC) https://iconicmath.org/