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Adapting AI for the Planet

The last couple of months have been interesting from a climate viewpoint - we’ve seen a record number of climate related disasters around the globe - drought, floods, fires, heat waves…..and it looks like this is probably going to be what our planet will look like in the near future. Add to that...

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AI, Healthcare and the Environment

When discussing complicated topics like artificial intelligence (AI), it’s often easier to understand the issues in a sector like clean technology by comparing what’s happening in other sectors like manufacturing or healthcare. So, this month, let’s talk about building useful artificial...

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Corporate sustainability and carbon markets: The role of data science

Every Earth Day we hear from companies around the world about their sustainability efforts - the gallons of water they have saved, the reductions in energy use, the systems they have converted from fossil-fuel to renewable energy, the ecosystems they have restored and, more recently the amount of...

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Partnership Announcement: Data Week with General Assembly

We are excited to partner with our friends @generalassembly for Data Week — a free virtual summit May 17-21 filled with workshops and panel discussions to help you harness data to tell compelling stories and uncover trends! Click here to check out the schedule & RSVP today!

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Let's talk Climate and Data Science - free webinar on March 25th,2021 at 10.30 am PT

What is climate tech? How much is the market worth - hint it's in trillions of dollars. How has it grown over the last decade? What are the trends driving the adoption of data science, AI and machine learning in the climate science space? What are the jobs like and what skills are required to...

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Interview with Women in Clean Technology and Sustainability

It was an honor and a pleasure be interviewed by Women in Clean Technology and Sustainability (WCS) as their member of the month. WCS is a non-profit organization headquartered in California that fosters community and networking among professionals in the green economy and has members from all...

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Data Science in Clean Technology: Looking back and looking forward to 2021

Happy 2021 to all our readers and members! The year certainly started with a bang - if there’s one thing we can’t say - it’s that January has been a boring month. With the change in administrations in the United States, we’ve seen several changes in climate and clean technology policy which will...

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Data Science for the Grid, Renewables, Buildings and the Energy Sector

It's time for our last two events for us in 2020 - what a crazy year it's been! Continuing our theme of exploring data science in different clean technology sectors, we're going to be focusing on the energy sector this month. On Friday, December 18th at 2 pm PT, we'll be holding a free webinar...

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Data Science for the Energy-Food-Water Nexus

One of the most interesting aspects of working in clean technology is the interaction between different sectors in the space - the Food-Energy-Water nexus, for example. What is the food-energy-water nexus? Well, not being in the Star Trek universe or any other science fiction arena, we’re...

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Predicting floods using models for Covid and other infectious diseases

What do Covid-19, social networks, traffic congestion and floods have in common? On the face of it, the answer would seem to be - nothing. But interestingly enough, all these systems can be represented in similar fashions - as nodes and networks with spatial and temporal effects. So, scientists...

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