Perceptual Hashing of Images

Data Blog16 Jun, 2017

In this post we will give a brief introduction to the concept of perceptual hashing of images, and demonstrate the simple technique we used.

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Perceptual Hashing of Images

Department of Immigration and Border Protection joins Data to Decisions CRC

Media Release30 May, 2017

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) has joined the Data to Decisions Cooperative Research Centre as a participant. DIBP will be actively involved in all of the CRC’s research and development programmes.

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Department of Immigration and Border Protection joins Data to Decisions CRC

D2D CRC team with tech company Sandpit to build Australian first Data Science Development tool

Media Release24 May, 2017

Data to Decisions CRC is excited to announce the creation of the Data Science Competency Framework (DSCF), as part of its objective to build a sustainable big data workforce. This is an Australian first competency framework for data scientists.

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D2D CRC team with tech company Sandpit to build Australian first Data Science Development tool

Data to Decisions CRC appoints Andrew Stead as new board director

Media Release27 Apr, 2017

Data to Decisions CRC are excited to announce the appointment of a new director, Mr Andrew Stead. Andrew has worked extensively with start-up founders and early stage investors, through private and public incubators, accelerators and venture funds.

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Data to Decisions CRC appoints Andrew Stead as new board director

Gaining Your First Data Science Job

Data Blog16 Mar, 2017

Finding your first job out of University can be a daunting experience. It’s often difficult to know where to start or what skills and expertise employers are looking for.

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Gaining Your First Data Science Job
How we operate

 

 
Our primary areas

R&D Programs

Beat the News
Beat the News

The Beat the News™ program seeks to develop, integrate and evaluate technology that will automatically and accurately predict the occurrence of future population-level events such as social disruption, election outcomes and disease outbreak.

Apostle
Apostle

The Apostle™ program seeks to develop, integrate and evaluate technology so that analysts can search and interrogate open source multimedia data (text, image, video) to quickly identify all relevant data and have it presented to the analyst.

Integrated Law Enforcement
Integrated Law Enforcement

The Integrated Law Enforcement program seeks to develop, integrate and evaluate technology that will provide police forces and analysts with uniform access to integrated information derived from diverse data sources held by different agencies.

Law & Policy
Law & Policy

The Law & Policy program investigates the policy and legal framework that would balance societal and individual interests and enable appropriate implementation of the tools developed by the CRC.

Innovation Exchange

Agriculture
Agriculture

The Australian agricultural sector is undergoing a data awakening. As a result, D2D CRC is working with various agricultural sectors to transform the industries processes.

Manufacturing
Manufacturing

D2D CRC is working with the Department of State Development to investigate opportunities to leverage Big Data in order to deliver value to South Australian manufacturers.

Health Analytics
Health Analytics

D2D CRC’s Health Analytics project’s aim to solve a variety of health related issues through the application of Big Data techniques.

Education & Training

PhD Scholarships
PhD Scholarships

The D2D CRC is committed to offering 48 PhD scholarships to exceptional candidates researching areas such as predictive analytics, knowledge graph construction, natural language processing, law and policy, image and video understanding and visualisation.

Honours Scholarships
Honours Scholarships

The D2D CRC offers Honours scholarships annually. Scholarships are provided to students studying a range of degrees including data science, computer science, software engineering and mathematics.

Summer Scholarships
Summer Scholarships

Recognising that students often require practical experience, the D2D CRC Summer Scholarships offer students with strong academic background the opportunity to undertake work experience over the summer break.

Professional Development
Professional Development

D2D CRC’s professional development activities form part of its commitment to developing a sustainable Big Data workforce across Australia. By offering a number of development options, D2D CRC aims to train 1000 data scientists.

 
Careers

D2DCRC’s projects involve leading edge research and development where new techniques, methods and models are created and tested. D2DCRC seeks to share the experience and expertise gained with a broad audience through learning opportunities.

Life at D2D CRC
The D2D hub
Demystifying Stochastic Modelling For Data Science

Demystifying Stochastic Modelling For Data Science

Seminar15 Jun, 2017

This seminar aims to demystify some of the maths involved in data science with an introduction to stochastic modelling.

Law and Policy Video

Law and Policy Video

9 Jun, 2017

Our Law and Policy program is creating legal and regulatory frameworks to support the use of Big Data in National Security. Watch the video or visit our website to find out more http://bit.ly/2sa6C5w.

The Disruptors

The Disruptors

31 May, 2017

Check out how D2D CRC is using big data on the farm!

Big Data Decisions Breakfast Seminar

Big Data Decisions Breakfast Seminar

25 May, 2017

@D2DCRC's Andrew Skinner showing how industrial internet is connecting people, data & machines at #ManufacturingTechnologiesCentre breakkie

Development Planning Tool

Development Planning Tool

24 May, 2017

D2D CRC team with tech company Sandpit to build Australian first Data Science Development tool http://bit.ly/2rSly48 @wearesandpit

ASKBILL

ASKBILL

18 May, 2017

We're excited to be part of this collaboration! To predict your livestock's future...just ASKBILL. Going live Monday.

Australian Institute of Professional Intelligence Officers

16 May, 2017

Congratulations to D2D CRC's Ross & Matt who've had their paper’s accepted for inclusion in the 26th @AIPIO Intelligence Conference, 2017.

New Interns

New Interns

11 May, 2017

Welcome to our 2 new interns Anqi and Kuhu! We hope you enjoy the next 10 weeks with us working on our Integrated Law Enforcement project.

Building the Big Data Workforce for Australia

Building the Big Data Workforce for Australia

9 May, 2017

D2D CRC's contribution to developing a sustainable data workforce in Australia.

Precision to Decision Agriculture Media Release

4 May, 2017

Cutting through the telco jargon to drive profit through 'big data'

ITMS Prizes and Awards Ceremony

ITMS Prizes and Awards Ceremony

27 Apr, 2017

D2D Data Scientist Grant talking about his experiences since graduating at the ITMS Prizes and Awards Ceremony @UniversitySA

Beat the News Animation

19 Apr, 2017

Imagine a world where you could predict what could happen tomorrow. Check out how our Beat the News Program can help society stay one step ahead. http://bit.ly/2o4RrIS

Beat the News

The Beat the News™ program seeks to develop, integrate and evaluate technology that will automatically and accurately predict the occurrence of future population-level events such as social disruption, election outcomes and disease outbreak.

Learn more

Apostle

The Apostle™ program seeks to develop, integrate and evaluate technology so that analysts can search and interrogate open source multimedia data (text, image, video) to quickly identify all relevant data and have it presented to the analyst.

Learn more

Integrated Law Enforcement

The Integrated Law Enforcement program seeks to develop, integrate and evaluate technology that will provide police forces and analysts with uniform access to integrated information derived from diverse data sources held by different agencies.

Learn more