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Big Data and Society: Is It A Game Changer?

The last talk in the University of Essex's Talk Big Data series, this seminar will ask whether Big Data is a game changer, and examine why is Big Data hailed as the answer to so many big questions.

United Kingdom
28th November, 2016
Event City: 
Colchester
Event State/Province: 
Event cost: 
Free
Event type: 
Seminar

Speakers include

  • Heather Laurie (Pro Vice Chancellor of Research and Professor of Sociology, University of Essex)
  • John Pullinger (UK National Statistician, Head of the Government Statistical Service and Chief Executive of the UK Statistics Authority)
  • David Willetts (former Minister for Universities and Science)
  • Lynn Wyeth (Head of Governance Information and Risk, Leicester City Council)