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137 Call Detail Records for National Statistics Challenge to mine mobile phone data for valuable insights into different sectors of a country. ... Orange
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140 Big Data Sandbox This project is a collaborative approache to the new challenges of using Big Data sources for official statistics. It ha ... United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
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171 Cell Phone Metadata for Post-Disaster Population Movement Tracking This post-earthquake geospatial study from Haiti is an example of the practical use of Big Data that can be applicable t ... Karolinska Institute
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172 Monitoring Deforestation - Surui Carbon Project Analysis and visualization of geo-coded data from distributed handheld devices on deforestation. The project aims is to ... Paiter Surui
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202 Mobile Phone Metadata and Gender Data To use call detail records (CDRs) and airtime purchase records to depict spatial and temporal patterns of women’s econom ... UN Foundation
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220 Open Transport Open Transport empowers resource-constrained transport agencies to collect high-quality transport data with minimal eff ... World Bank
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223 The ONS Big Data Project The project tries to understand the impact that big data may have on our statistical processes and outputs. The high lev ... UK Office for National Statistics
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225 Flowminder research Flowminder Foundation is a registered non-profit with a mission to improve public health outcomes by working with NGOs a ... flowminder.org
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258 Drawing Demarcations using Mobile Phone Metadata The proposed research seeks to identify communities based on actual communication patterns rather than administrative bo ... LIRNEasia
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265 Tracking Illegal Fishing with Remote Sensing Pew in cooperation with SA Catapult has developed a system to monitor vessels involved illegally in fishing activities b ... The Pew Charitable Trusts
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274 Development Seed Development Seed builds data visualization tools. data.worldbank.org and open.undp.org are well-known examples of the wo ... Development Seed
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308 Poverty Maps from Mobile Phone Metadata This study addresses the problem of poverty indices derived from costly and infrequent traditional survey by using mobil ... University College London
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311 Predicting Socioeconomic Levels with Mobile Phone Metadata This study combines cell phone records with data on Socioeconomic Levels from traditional household surveys. The socioec ... Telefonica Research
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312 Measuring Economic Development with Mobile Phone Metadata This study combines the most complete record of a national communication network with national census data on the socioe ... Santa Fe Institute, Massachusetts Insitute of Technology
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314 Estimating Food Consumption and Poverty with Mobile Phone Metadata This study compares measures extracted from call detail records and airtime credit purchases to the results of a nationw ... Université Catholique de Louvain
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320 Detecting Influenza Epidemics using Search Engine Query Data This study presents a method of analysing large numbers of Google search queries to track influenza-like illness in a po ... Google Inc.
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321 Monitoring Influenza Epidemics with Search Queries This study presents a method that uses Internet search query data from Baidu to model and monitor influenza activity in ... Chinese Academy of Sciences
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323 Impact of Human Mobility on Malaria The analysis identifies importation routes that contribute to malaria epidemiology on regional spatial scales. Human mov ... Carnegie Mellon University
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324 Ebola and Mobile Phone Metadata This study outlines the utility of mobile phone records for understanding human mobility in the context of the Ebola, an ... Harvard School of Public Health
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325 Web Search Query Data to Monitor Dengue Epidemics This study found that aggregated, anonymized Google search query data were capable of tracking dengue activity in Bolivi ... Harvard-Massachusetts Institute of Technology Division of Health Sciences and Technology
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326 Tracking Diseases with Google Trends The study compares search trends based on a list of Google queries related to 3 infectious diseases (influenza-like illn ... French Institute for Public Health Surveillance
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331 Digital Delta Water Management The Digital Delta Initiative is a Private-Public Partnership in the Netherlands that uses big data for flood management. ... Dutch Ministry of Water
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333 Predicting Economic Indicators with Google Trends This paper shows how to use search engine data to forecast near-term values of economic indicators. ... Google Inc.
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337 Public Transport Optimization with Mobile Phone Metadata Researchers at IBM, using movement data collected from millions of cell-phone users in Ivory Coast in West Africa, have ... IBM
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338 Analyzing Commuting with Mobile Phone Metadata This study shows that mobile phone call detail records offer a consistent method for investigating mobility patterns in ... Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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342 Crime Prediction from Demographics and Mobile Data This paper presents a novel approach to predict crime in a geographic space from multiple data sources, in particular mo ... Università degli Studi di Trento
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343 Population Densities from Mobile Phone Metadata This study demonstrates how data collected by mobile phone network operators can cost-effectively provide accurate and d ... Université catholique de Louvain, Northeastern University
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129 Geocoding of aid data Geocoding of projects facilitates the monitoring of aid flows, the evaluation of effectiveness and the reduction of inef ... AidData
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Orange

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Agence National de Statistique et Demographie Senegal (ANSD)

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United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)

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OECD, Eurostat and NSOs

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Karolinska Institute

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Paiter Surui

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Intel

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UN Foundation

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Various mobile phone operators, Academia, UN Global Pulse

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World Bank

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UK Office for National Statistics

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flowminder.org

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LIRNEasia

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Carnegie Mellon University

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The Pew Charitable Trusts

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Satellite Application Catapult

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Development Seed

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University College London

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Alcatel-Lucent

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Telefonica Research

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Santa Fe Institute, Massachusetts Insitute of Technology

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Cornell University, The Brookings Institution, BT Group plc

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Université Catholique de Louvain

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ICTEAM institute, United Nations Global Pulse, World Food Programme, Real Impact Analytics

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Google Inc.

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Chinese Academy of Sciences

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Boston Children’s Hospital

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Carnegie Mellon University

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Northeastern University, Harvard School of Public Health, University of Florida, National Institutes of Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, University of Oxford

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Harvard School of Public Health

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Karolinska Institute, Stockholm School of Economics, Flowminder, National University of Defense Technology

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Harvard-Massachusetts Institute of Technology Division of Health Sciences and Technology

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Children's Hospital Boston, Google Inc., Harvard Medical School

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French Institute for Public Health Surveillance

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Dutch Ministry of Water

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Delfland Local Water Authority, Deltares Science Institute, University of Delft, IBM

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Google Inc.

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IBM

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Orange

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Università degli Studi di Trento

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Telefonica I+D, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Université catholique de Louvain, Northeastern University

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Université Libre de Bruxelles, Université de Lorraine, University of Louisville, University of Southampton, National Institutes of Health, Flowminder

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AidData

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Uppsala Conflict Data Program (UCDP)

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