30 August to 1 September 2016Location
3rd Global International Conference on Big Data for Official Statistics
Organized by the CSO Ireland and the United Nations Statistics Division.
In line with the priorities of work and with the urgent needs for support of SDG indicators, the third Global Conference on Big Data for Official Statistics wants to take the next steps in the utilization of Big Data in the production of official statistics, namely by:
- providing guidance for access to proprietary data and for successful partnerships with data owners, by
- providing training courses on topics such as methodology, IT tools and project management related to Big Data, and by
- supporting projects, which demonstrate the use of Big Data for official statistics, and especially for the compilation of SDG indicators.