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The data revolution: it just got serious
23 November, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmFree
Since the birth of the internet our ability to create and share data has step by step been reshaping our lives. In the last month the data revolution got serious, drawing the attention of leaders from around the world with the launch of a new Global Partnership on Sustainable Development Data at the United Nations in New York. John Pullinger will talk about the background to this initiative and will also use some historical examples to illustrate how, as National Statistician, he is seeking to reach out to mobilise the power of data to help Britain make better decisions.