Nokia Mobile Data Challenge

Among 700+ researchers from all over the world (Asia 23%, USA 22%, Europe 51% and others 4%), we have just won the Nokia Mobile Data Challenge 2012 with our study about Predictability of Human Mobility and Social Interactions, finding that you could improve the predictive accuracy of where someone was going next if you also looked at the mobility information of his or her social group ( read more ).

Track to the future: Movement of three users around Switzerland’s Lake Geneva are indicated with different symbols.
GPS positions at the same time are indicated with the same color.