Open Door Legal is an award-winning, non-profit based in San Francisco, which provides access to civil legal aid for low-income residents. It is also committed to gathering data and HAL24K offered its data science expertise to investigate what influence the availability of civil legal aid might have on rates of property crime.
Data intelligence specialist HAL24K has appointed Wim Obbens as its new Board Advisor. With his extensive experience in the field of private equity and financial transactions, Obbens is ideally positioned to advise HAL24K management on its strategic direction with regard to partnerships, investments and takeovers.
Data intelligence specialist HAL24K has appointed Gerrit Schipper as Board Advisor. His years of experience working in technology, business and strategic management combined with his understanding of how significant data-driven decision making will be to organizations, made him a perfect fit for the company.
As part of the S2DS London 2017 program, HAL24K launched a data science project to demonstrate that traffic cameras could help in air quality forecasting. The team used deep learning and image recognition to identify vehicles in the traffic camera data, while machine learning techniques made predictions of air quality.