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Twelve months after the first national lockdown, an expert panel gave us their insights on a year like no other Watch the panel discussion here.   The use of data during the Covid-19 pandemic has raised big questions about how much personal information people are willing to share – and what they get in return.…

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Annual data conference 2020

Virtual conference, Friday 6 November 2020, 10am-4pm GMT Register for free: scotsmandataconference.co.uk   The University of Edinburgh will hold its third Data-Driven Innovation conference (held jointly with the Scotsman newspaper) on Friday 6 November 2020. Join experts from inside the University, and beyond, to hear about the enormous challenges – and real opportunities – in…

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FinTech Scotland confirmed today the programme for the third Scotland Fintech Festival.   The September festival will see a diverse range of fifty plus events throughout the month sharing fintech developments in Scotland and from around the world. The festival will build on the successful events from the last two years which has seen it…

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programme of events for ddi discussions 2020

Don’t miss our virtual engagement series, where we’ll be speaking to experts and thought leaders from different sectors about how data, innovation and partnerships can tackle some of industry and society’s most pressing challenges. Podcasts available: Anchor.FM Spotify Breaker Radio Public Or search #DDIdiscussions on LinkedIn and Twitter.   Wednesday July 1st | Webinar (available now) The…

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DDI live webinar july 2020

Virtual panel discussion “The role of data and data innovation in the recovery from Covid-19” Wednesday Jul 1st | 12:45- 13:30 (GMT)  Data-Driven Innovation (DDI) and guests discuss the vital role of data and data innovation in the recovery from Covid-19. Experts from the public and private sector join university researchers looking at specific aspects…

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Celebrating innovation across the creative industries in Edinburgh and beyond. Creative Informatics is holding its first CI Innovation Showcase online, on Wednesday the 17th of June. This free, all day event will feature special guest speakers and performances, celebrating the achievements of the creative individuals and organisations that have been supported through the Creative Informatics…

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