onsdag 27 juni 2018

Data analytics workshop for official statistics

The data analytics Workshop for official statistics (daWos) is a two-day event organised by Eurostat that aims at addressing the challenges and opportunities for the community of Official Statistics in the area of data analytics. It will take place in Amsterdam (the Netherlands) on 10 and 11 September 2018.

The workshop programme is now online at:
Confirmed expert lecturers include:
Cédric Archambeau – Principal Applied Scientist (Amazon)
Fernando Perez-Cruz – Chief Data Scientist (Swiss Data Science Center)

Session topics include:
Data analytics in practice - real examples from the ESS
Statistical models and methods for data analytics
Engaging with external stakeholders
What are the success factors for data analytics?
Emerging data analytics tools and techniques
Facilitating the data analytics of others
Joint ESS data analysis undertakings
Infrastructure and architecture as a solid basis for data analytics
Data analytics in a changing environment

In connection with daWos, three satellite events are organised:
Implementing and showcasing data analytics (Monday morning - 10 September 2018)
The geographical dimension of data analytics (Wednesday morning - 12 September 2018)
Balancing confidentiality and utility in data analytics (Wednesday morning - 12 September 2018)

Participation to the workshop and satellite events (including meals) is free of charge, but subject to online registration.

For further details on daWos, and instructions on how to register, please refer to the daWos website:

Looking forward to seeing you in Amsterdam,
The daWos secretariat

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