#OPENDATASAVESLIVES WEBINAR: 3 DECEMBER 2020 @ 11AM

19 November 2020

For our next session on Thursday 3 December 2020, 11am – 12pm and which focuses on ethnicity, we have three amazing speakers lined up: Professor Richard Webber from OriginsInfo Dr Abraham George from Kent County Council Dr Abe Mulla from The Strategy Unit To register, click here. All the previous sessions can be accessed here. Resources can be accessed here. We aim to finish … Continue reading “#OPENDATASAVESLIVES WEBINAR: 3 DECEMBER 2020 @ 11AM”

Covid-19 Data Collection Crisis – Independent Review Requested by the Association of Professional Healthcare Analysts (AphA)

8 October 2020

Leaders from the Analytical Professions have jointly written a letter to Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, and Sir Simon Stevens, the Chief Executive of the NHS. As we have learned on Monday, 5th October more than 50,000 potentially infectious people may have been missed by contact tracers after 15,841 positive tests … Continue reading “Covid-19 Data Collection Crisis – Independent Review Requested by the Association of Professional Healthcare Analysts (AphA)”

Being Radically Open during the COVID-19 outbreak: Covid-19 Open Data Hackathon

30 March 2020

On Thursday 26 March 2020, the Open Data Institute Leeds, Beautiful Information and NHS Digital joined forces to host the inaugural Open Data Saves Lives hackathon in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. It attracted over 50 participants across the spectrum of public and private sector organisations from local authorities, universities and NHS trusts to clinical commissioning … Continue reading “Being Radically Open during the COVID-19 outbreak: Covid-19 Open Data Hackathon”