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AI and Data Democratisation for Intelligent Energy Management

Vangelis Marinakis, Themistoklis Koutsellis, Alexandros Nikas, Haris Doukas
2021 Energies  
However, things have started to change, owing to the increased adoption of data democratisation processes, and the capability offered by emerging technologies for data sharing while respecting privacy,  ...  A data democratisation framework for intelligent energy management is presented.  ...  Section 3 presents the Energies 2021, 14, 4341 3 of 14 growing importance of AI and data democratisation through different applications for insights-driven decisions.  ... 
doi:10.3390/en14144341 fatcat:ne6kxyobjna4hlwck4nyyrxrsm

Spatial data and technologies for geomonitoring of land use under aspect of mineral resource sector development

N. J. Adero, Freiberg University of Mining and Technology, Freiberg, Germany, C. Drebenstedt, E. N. Prokofeva, A. V. Vostrikov, Freiberg University of Mining and Technology, Freiberg, Germany, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia
2020 Eurasian Mining  
The development of systems for the acquisition, processing and analysis of spatial data and technologies makes it possible to develop reliable models to support mining planning decisions and, in the future  ...  for integrated dynamic models to enhance policy, planning and monitoring in the mining sector.  ... 
doi:10.17580/em.2020.01.14 fatcat:jowxjkxby5ahjeofvzuacbh5na

Platformisation in game development

Aleena Chia, Brendan Keogh, Dale Leorke, Benjamin Nicoll
2020 Internet Policy Review  
We contrast Unity's technologically deterministic claim of democratising videogame development with the community-driven practices of platformisation associated with Twine.  ...  Jennifer Whitson argues that these promises are consonant with a "new spirit of capitalism" in the videogame industry, wherein democratised and data-driven design tools "promise access to autonomous and  ... 
doi:10.14763/2020.4.1515 fatcat:bmbp7fry6jbfpegl7grz3fmcny

Why have Anti-Offshore Tin Mining Movements Failed in Bangka but Succeeded in East Belitung? Political Opportunity Structures and Political Settlement in the Context of Indonesia's Democratic Future

Eko Bagus Sholihin
2021 PCD Journal  
Civil society movements have occupied an important position in Indonesia's democratisation.  ...  This article seeks to determine why anti-offshore tin mining movements in the post-authoritarian era failed in Bangka but succeeded in East Belitung, an area where tin mining has historically been important  ...  The country's democratisation has resulted in the duplication of local predatory elites, who have co-opted democracy for their own purposes.  ... 
doi:10.22146/pcd.v8i2.1483 fatcat:ijemnvowpjfd3mdqhuqg3pkjhm

Data and agency

Helen Kennedy, Thomas Poell, Jose van Dijck
2015 Big Data & Society  
Building on these contributions, we conclude that as data acquire new power, it is vital to explore the space for citizen agency in relation to data structures and to examine the practices of data work  ...  such data back to users, enabling them to orient themselves in the world.  ...  Kennedy and Moss argue that together, these three ways of democratising data mining point us towards ways in which knowing rather than known publics might surface through alternative data arrangements.  ... 
doi:10.1177/2053951715621569 fatcat:nc4w7fkgfzdmrfvahjvlof2eka

Critical theory and contemporary paradigm differentiation

Chris W. Callaghan
2017 Acta Commercii  
The principles of swarm intelligence are already in use across areas like data mining, electronic engineering, robotics and molecular biology (Yesodha & Amudha 2012) .  ...  Critical theory of technology was considered an important perspective in that it incorporates the potential for the democratisation of science to hold research to account.  ... 
doi:10.4102/ac.v16i2.421 fatcat:p453newtm5b6rcjyelhelu5qni

Why democratise bioinformatics?

Gabriella Captur, Rodney H Stables, Dennis Kehoe, John Deanfield, James C Moon
2016 BMJ Innovations  
Acknowledgements The authors are indebted to the staff of the AIMES Grid Service Providers . for the establishment of the UK pilot for cardioinformatics.  ...  JCM is responsible for the overall content. Disclaimer The views expressed are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR or the Department of Health.  ...  sets mined from within the EHRs using big data tools rather than simply limiting the research model to data collection by individual groups.  ... 
doi:10.1136/bmjinnov-2016-000129 fatcat:jkmi24nt3fgypm37msqs5abzzq

Beyond Privacy: Protecting Data Interests in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Matt Bartlett
2021 Law, Technology and Humans  
Serious challenges are raised by the way in which technology companies like Facebook and Google harvest and process user data.  ...  Companies in the modern data economy mine troves of data with sophisticated algorithms to produce valuable behavioural predictions.  ...  I propose that users of technology platforms have a social interest in how their friends and family's data are mined for insights about them.  ... 
doi:10.5204/lthj.1595 fatcat:coi4hhb2gfclzos2j2b5ncoclq

Towards a global participatory platform

S. Buckingham Shum, K. Aberer, A. Schmidt, S. Bishop, P. Lukowicz, S. Anderson, Y. Charalabidis, J. Domingue, S. de Freitas, I. Dunwell, B. Edmonds, F. Grey (+8 others)
2012 The European Physical Journal Special Topics  
within the system, serving the functions of (i) sensing the environment in order to pool data, (ii) mining the resulting data for patterns in order to model the past/present/future, and (iii) sharing  ...  The FuturICT project seeks to use the power of big data, analytic models grounded in complexity science, and the collective intelligence they yield for societal benefit.  ...  Data protection technology needs to be developed in tandem with data mining techniques and Esocial science.  ... 
doi:10.1140/epjst/e2012-01690-3 fatcat:eqbwhblv3jeztjragvf4uuhb6i

How the Internet of Things changes everything: The next stage of the digital revolution

Kate Carruthers
2014 Australian Journal of Telecommunications and the Digital Economy  
This tracking and storage of usage data for Internet of Things devices and applications enables the use of big data to mine the data and determine useful insights into consumer behaviour.  ...  Users can be tempted to trade convenience for their data, as evidenced by the popularity of Facebook and its personal data fuelled revenue model.  ... 
doi:10.7790/ajtde.v2n4.69 fatcat:5bx24l4x7zbjfde6nw2bev3dje

The Aisles Have Eyes: How Retailers Track Your Shopping, Strip Your Privacy, and Define Your Power

Joseph Savirimuthu
2017 SCRIPTed: A Journal of Law, Technology & Society  
He is right -but I think Aldous Huxley's Brave New World captures the democratisation of convenience and desire for personalisation accurately.  ...  Turow complements his analysis of these innovations with anecdotes from interviews; he also provides illustrations of the ideas shaping the retailing industry and concerns about the increasing role of data-driven  ... 
doi:10.2966/scrip.140217.381 fatcat:tasuytnthfdzhpdc37sz5amdlm

Citizen curation and NLP technologies for museums in the SPICE Project [chapter]

Andrea Bolioli, Alessio Bosca, Anna Maria Marras, Rossana Damiano, Antonio Lieto
2021 Zenodo  
In this paper, we will focus on the topic of multilinguality, connected with Natural Language Processing (NLP) and semantic technologies, and the case study located in the Turin Gallery of Modern Art (  ...  briefly present some aspects of the EU H2020 Research & Innovation project "SPICE - Social cohesion, Participation, and Inclusion through Cultural Engagement" (2020-2023), which aims to develop methods and technologies  ...  and social media platforms in order to avoid a technologically driven fragmentation of contributions.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4948082 fatcat:xakoaafr5ng6xfrvu7ne2kbb74

Assessment: What Drives Innovation?

N. Falchikov, University of Edinburgh & Napier University, K. Thompson, Napier University
2008 Journal of University Teaching and Learning Practice  
The developing discourse which moves assessment away from a measurement model towards one of learner empowerment and the development of assessment for lifelong learning sets the context for this paper.  ...  Using data from a recent UK Higher Education Academy (HEA) funded literature review, we examined six different types of innovation in assessment.  ...  The use of new technology in assessment was often driven by a review of established practice or the need to make use of new online learning environments or technology.  ... 
doi:10.53761/1.5.1.5 fatcat:ybchxva74jbexhnjlmnuqbjw6u

CREATIVITY FORWARD: A FRAMEWORK THAT INTEGRATES DATA ANALYSIS TECHNIQUES TO FOSTER CREATIVITY WITHIN THE CREATIVE PROCESS IN USER EXPERIENCE CONTEXTS

Juan Carlos Quinones-Gomez
2021 Creativity Studies  
The proposed model: data-driven design model, enhances the exploratory design of problem space and assists in the creation of ideas during the conceptual design phase.  ...  The latest technological advancements allow users to generate a large volume of data related to their experiences and needs.  ...  New emerging data-driven models, including using data mining and machine learning, are therefore increasingly needed, according to the literature that increasingly examines them as enablers for product  ... 
doi:10.3846/cs.2021.12933 fatcat:3ur2ovppirhipniyjkizxu4jnq

Data Science for Engineers: A Teaching Ecosystem [article]

Felipe Tobar, Felipe Bravo-Marquez, Jocelyn Dunstan, Joaquin Fontbona, Alejandro Maass, Daniel Remenik, Jorge F. Silva
2021 arXiv   pre-print
We describe an ecosystem for teaching data science (DS) to engineers which blends theory, methods, and applications, developed at the Faculty of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Universidad de Chile  ...  The open challenges and future plans for our ecosystem are also discussed at the end of the article.  ...  This work was supported by the following ANID grants: AFB170001 Center for Mathematical Modeling, AFB0008 Advanced Center of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, ICN17 002 Millennium Institute for Foundational  ... 
arXiv:2101.06119v1 fatcat:522bsf5vmjdfnj4kseje3lkvbi
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