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‘Big data tsunami’ will change the way we live – and everyone must be prepared, say academics

A ‘big data tsunami’ is altering probably every aspect of life, and it is up to academics to help businesses, communities and individuals adapt. That was the message from a two-day event to look at some of the key questions to help society prepare for an explosion of big data and artificial intelligence (AI). It came just over a month since the Cambridge Analytica and Facebook data scandal first hit the headlines, propelling some of [...]

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Coventry University helps Uber develop flying taxis

Coventry University is helping Uber Elevate develop electric vertical take-off and landing vehicles (eVTOL) which could be in the skies by 2020. The university has been recognised as a “collaborative partner” on Uber Elevate’s plans to launch eVTOL, sometimes referred to as ‘flying taxis’. Read More: https://www.coventry.ac.uk/primary-news/coventry-university-helps-uber-develop-flying-taxis-as-part-of-aerial-rideshare-network/

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New programme offers UK entrepreneurs the opportunity to work with start-ups from across the world.

The programme, funded by Executive Agency for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises offers aspiring entrepreneurs the chance to collaborate with other entrepreneurs across Europe, in New York, Israel and Singapore. Read More: https://www.coventry.ac.uk/primary-news/new-programme-offers-uk-entrepreneurs-the-opportunity-to-work-with-start-ups-from-across-the-world/

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We need to take more responsibility – and take back control

I am concerned that peace and peacefulness is an issue that our leaders cannot deliver. Perhaps we shouldn’t expect them to –we should all step up to take more personal responsibility for peace as individuals, within our families and neighbourhoods, as part of our citizenships of nations and global regions. This is not necessarily because leaders don’t want to, but more because any assessment about what it will require is simply overwhelmed by uncertainties or [...]

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University highlighted in film showcasing impact of UK business schools

Introduced by national newsreader Natasha Kaplinsky, the web programme features Coventry Business School and other business schools up and down the country, highlighting how they are true catalysts for innovation and showing how businesses, from the smallest start-up to the largest corporations, can benefit from working with local business schools. Read More: https://www.coventry.ac.uk/primary-news/university-highlighted-in-film-reporting-showcasing-impact-of-uk-business-schools/

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Companies missing out as directors unable to deal with challenges of big data

Companies are missing out as their directors are unable to deal with the challenges of big data, new research suggests. Coventry University academics found that many company directors don’t know how to use the vast volume of information to help them make major decisions, are too slow to react to new data, and often don’t do anything with it. Businesses, therefore, are missing out on opportunities to use big data for their own benefit and [...]

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Coventry University and Aston Martin create new award with the Fulbright Commission

Coventry University and Aston Martin have joined forces with the US-UK Fulbright Commission to create the Fulbright Aston Martin Coventry University Automotive Award. This will enable talented postgraduate students from the United States to research and study the future of automotive engineering, design and management. Read More: https://www.coventry.ac.uk/news/coventry-university-and-aston-martin-create-new-award-with-the-fulbright-commission/

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