STEMfooty education program launched

Media Release28 Sep, 2018

Data to Decisions CRC is excited to partner with Adelaide Football Club and UniSA to launch a new program to encourage school students to engage with STEM.

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STEMfooty education program launched

How the Internet Knows if You’re Happy or Sad

Data Blog24 Sep, 2018

This blog post describes how sentiment analysis can be used to recognise people's emotions.

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How the Internet Knows if You’re Happy or Sad

Advance Metadata Fair - Big Location Data, Privacy and Law Enforcement

Seminar14 Sep, 2018

This presentation will dissect the strengths and the opportunities of the metadata retention scheme as well as analyse the powers it grants to law enforcement agencies to collect and use Big Location Data.

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Advance Metadata Fair - Big Location Data, Privacy and Law Enforcement

How Data is Improving our Health

Data Blog11 Jul, 2018

We live in a technology driven world where big data techniques are constantly used to make improvements to many aspects of life. But what about our health? What is technology doing to make sure we live longer and better lives?

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How Data is Improving our Health

Surviving a PhD – A Guide from the Survivors*

Data Blog23 Mar, 2018

This blog post covers some of the tips our PhD students have found useful for them throughout their PhD experience.

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Surviving a PhD – A Guide from the Survivors*
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 sponsoring over 52 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
Three Minute Thesis

Three Minute Thesis

23 Aug, 2018

Congratulations to our #PhD student, Jeffery Ansah, for winning third prize at @UniversitySA’s 2018 Three Minute #Thesis Competition!

Summer Scholarships

Summer Scholarships

15 Aug, 2018

Applications for our last round of Summer Scholarships are now open. If you have completed at least two years of study in a bachelor's degree in the specified fields and have experience with some programming tools such as Java, Python and C++, apply today

2018 Chris Wallace Research Award

2018 Chris Wallace Research Award

15 Aug, 2018

Congratulations to our Stream Lead, Assoc Prof Lexing Xie from ANU for being awarded the 2018 Chris Wallace Research Award for her outstanding contributions to #ComputerScience #research @ANUmedia http://www.core.edu.au/awards

Images of Research

Images of Research

10 Aug, 2018

Our PhD student, Nam Truong, is a finalist in the @UniversitySA Images of Research competition. His image, Perpetual Barriers to Digital Era, captures his little sister showing his grandfather how to use YouTube. If you love his photo please vote.

2018 Showcase Dinner

2018 Showcase Dinner

8 Aug, 2018

A great event last night celebrating and showcasing the achievements of the D2D CRC over the last year.

SA Tall Poppy Awards

SA Tall Poppy Awards

31 Jul, 2018

Congratulations to D2D CRC Stream Lead @lewis_math for winning an #SATallPoppy Award for his excellence in #research and his communication and community engagement in promoting #science.

Peter Mathews Thesis Submission

Peter Mathews Thesis Submission

9 Jul, 2018

Well done to our #PhD student @Pete1729 from @UniofAdelaide on submitting his #thesis today! We look forward to reading about his #research on Characterising the #SocialMedia Temporal Response to External Events.

Introduction to Python

Introduction to Python

26 Jun, 2018

A great workshop last night on #Python by @codelikeagirlau. Missed out on the workshop? Head to their Networking event tonight to meet like minded women in the #Adelaide #tech community https://bit.ly/2KoUHpG

Information Sharing Summary Report

Information Sharing Summary Report

18 Jun, 2018

We recently completed a project on #InformationSharing in the #NationalSecurity community as part of our #Law and #Policy Program. Read our 11 recommendations for the short and long term in our summary report https://bit.ly/2JLf8Bh

South Australian Research and Development Project of the Year

South Australian Research and Development Project of the Year

15 Jun, 2018

We are thrilled to announce that our Narrative Visualisation Project has been named the SA winner of the R&D Project of the Year category at the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) #iAwards!

South Australian Research and Development Project of the Year

South Australian Research and Development Project of the Year

14 Jun, 2018

Congratulations to our Narrative Visualisation Project from @UniversitySA for winning @theiAwards SA R&D Project of the Year! We are incredibly proud.

Adult Workshop: An Introduction to Python

Adult Workshop: An Introduction to Python

13 Jun, 2018

We are thrilled to be hosting another @codelikeagirlau workshop in #Adelaide on June 25 at @base64au. This time it's all about #python. No prior knowledge is required, just bring your laptop and get #coding.

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