Retail Location & Customer Analysis 2017, Oxford, 15-17 March 2017

The changing retail landscape is characterised by uncertainties affecting consumers, technologies and competition. The store is not dead. However, stores need investment, focus and creativity in order to make them attractive places to shop. In just five weeks, Oxford’s Retail Location & Customer Analysis 3-day workshop considers these issues head on. Why not join us? […]

14th March, probably London, details to follow

We should have a new event to share with you soon. What we can confirm is the date, so please pencil it in while we secure a venue and book some excellent speakers. See you all in March

An Introduction to Small Area Statistics and Geodemographic Segmentation, 16 Nov

Description of course This 1-day short course provides an introduction to open source georeferenced population data from the UK and geodemographic segmentation. A mix of lectures and practical tasks equips participants with an understanding on how to obtain and analyse small area data to achieve a good understanding of neighbourhood characteristics. The course also teaches […]

Format innovation & retail real estate, London, 5th October, 2016

Venue: DAC Beachcroft LLP, 100 Fetter Lane, London DAC Beachcroft LLP, 100 Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1BN Nearest tube: Chancery Lane Time: 6pm for 6.30pm start; 8.00pm networking This is a joint SLA/SPR event. This October meeting will explore some of the physical & spatial consequences for retail real estate of the innovation and transformation […]

Spatial Analysis and the Omnichannel, London, 15th June 2016

Venue: Grant Thornton, 30 Finsbury Square, London, EC2A 1AG Nearest tube: Moorgate, Liverpool Street Time: 6pm for 6.30pm start; 8.00pm networking The June meeting of SLA will focus on a current view of the analytical and strategic consequences of the omnichannel for firms. Michael Flood, from John Lewis Partnership, has been at the forefront of […]

Retail Location Analysis Programme 2016, Oxford

Dates and venue Date: 15th March 2016 – 17th March 2016 Venue: University of Oxford, Saïd Business School, Executive Education Centre, Egrove Park, Oxford, OX1 5NY Directions to Egrove Park Map: Venue on map Description The Retail Location Analysis Programme is a world leading 3-day development workshop for executives at the University of Oxford’s Saïd […]

Generating insight & impact: what does it mean for business?, 26th Jan, Oxford

Date: Tuesday, 26 January 2016 Venue: University of Oxford, Saïd Business School, Park End Street, Thatcher Education Centre, West Wing, Oxford, OX1 1HP Map: Venue on map The reaction of retail and consumer service firm practitioners to some research projects undertaken by academics can often be: ‘so what?’ This one-day workshop is aimed at academics […]

An Introduction to Small Area Statistics and Geodemographic Segmentation, 28th Oct, London

This 1-day short course provides an introduction to open source georeferenced population data from the UK and geodemographic segmentation. A mix of lectures and practical tasks equips participants with an understanding on how to obtain and analyse small area data to achieve a good understanding of neighbourhood characteristics. The course also teaches participants how to […]

Introduction to QGIS Understanding and Presenting Spatial Data, 1st October, Liverpool

Dates: 01/10/2015 Time: 9:30 am – 4:00 pm Location: University of Liverpool Overview A workshop on Introduction to QGIS: Understanding and Presenting Spatial Data is being run by the Geographic Data Science Lab and the Consumer Data Research Centre (CDRC) at the University of Liverpool. This course will introduce spatial data and show you how […]

Introduction to using R for spatial analysis, 2 Oct, Liverpool

Date: 02/10/2015 Time: 9:30 am – 4:00 pm Location: University of Liverpool Overview: This course will cover an introduction to R, how to load and manage spatial data and how to create maps using R. We will look at appropriate ways of using classifications for choropleth maps, using loops in R to create multiple maps […]