The DataScience@UB group, the founding member of the BCN.ai initiative, was born with the aim of turning Barcelona into a center for debate, discussion and reflection on Artificial Intelligence.
The researchers Santí Seguí, Laura Igual, an others DataScience @ UB investigators, have published the textbook and reference “Introduction to Data Science: A Python approach to Concepts, Techniques and Applications.” The work presents an introduction to the interdisciplinary and emerging principals in the field of Data Science. The book covers the key concepts adopted in the statistics and automatic learning techniques for the analysis graph, in parallel programming, and the practical application of data science to make systems of recommendation and analysis of feelings. Topics: provides numerous case studies using real world data and through experience with Python, helps understanding the problems of Data science.
DataScience@UB is part of the team led by the startup 8Wires, which has obtained a contract of 75,000 euros in the first phase of the call for the European Live Incite competition, which leads the Swedish Hospital Karolinska, along with other hospital centers like the Clinic of Barcelona.
Mobile World Scholar Congress 2018
Silver Prize winner in the Mobile World Scholar Challenge for submission entitled “Network Efficiency based on Mobility” (Authors Albert Díaz-Guilera and Josep Perelló, from DataScience@UB & UBICS (Institut of Complex Systems) Research groups from University of Barcelona)