Magic Town

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In the 1947 film Magic Town, a former basketball player starts his own market research firm. New to the business, he doesn’t have the means to compete with his larger more established rivals, so he’s intrigued to learn of a survey carried out in a small town called…

ASI in the news!

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You may also have caught us in the news today. We'll be writing more about how Magic Town came about on the blog shortly. In the meantime, you can read more about it on the BBC, Independent and CityAM.…

Changing the culture: What government must do to make the most of AI

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Artificial intelligence could transform the public sector, but adoption has been slow. As the Government Office for Science publishes its report into the subject, Richard Sargent, director of ASI Data Science and former performance lead at the Government Digital Service, says leadership and culture will be crucial for success. Read…

London's most polluted parks identified by new ASI Data Science Project

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The team at ASI Data Science have worked on an open data project that maps pollution levels in London parks. The air in many city parks surpass legal limits for nitrogen oxide set by the European Union. Read the full article featured on Bloomberg here Find out the air quality…