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LIDA Seminar: Beyond the traditional – Big Data for official statistics

22nd February 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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This seminar has been organised in conjunction with the Royal Statistical Society- Leeds/Bradford Local Group.

 Our keynote speaker is Owen Abbott – Head of Big Data at the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Professor Richard Romano, Chair in Driving Simulation, will also be giving a presentation related to the University of Leeds’ Virtuocity project: entitled “Rapid generation of geo-specific virtual environments for the testing of transport systems.”

This seminar will take place in the Clarendon Wing Lecture Theatre at 15.30 on Thursday 22nd February.

Access the Clarendon Wing via the walkway from Level 7 of the Worsley Building. This will be signposted on the day.

 

Agenda

  • 15:30-17:00: Presentations
  • 17:00-1800: Networking reception in the LIDA Staff Room with drinks and nibbles

 

This event is free and open to all but booking is required.

If you’d like to attend please contact Hayley Irving with your name, occupation and faculty/organisation.

Details

Date:
22nd February 2018
Time:
3:30 pm - 6:00 pm