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DMA Partners with the Scotsman 'Doing Data Together' Conference 2020


The Scotsman featured a supplement on ‘Doing Data Together’, which discusses the multitude of initiatives in Scotland that show innovative data use with an emphasis on ethics and the impact of COVID19.

Both DMA Scotland Chair, Firas Khnaisser, and DMA Managing Director, Rachel Aldighieri feature in the paper. Read the full supplement here.

The virtual conference on Friday 6 November will bring together key players from business, academia, the public and charity.

Key speakers include:
Timandra Harkness, comedian and author of Big Data: Does Size Matter?
Professor Sandy Pentland, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Professor Shannon Vallor, Baillie Gifford Chair in the Ethics of Data and Artificial Intelligence

Plus DMA Scotland & Value of Data Chair Firas Khnaisser will take to the virtual stage to talk about why we need to drive inclusion and a positive change for customers (people) and society at large.

The event will include panel discussions on the following topics:
How can open finance and data innovation tackle financial exclusion?
Can data deliver a real revolution in care?
Data in public health crises - past and present
Data, covid-19 and better public services?

There are many great networking opportunities throughout the day to chat virtually and start building collaborations through COVID19 and beyond. Make sure you drop by the DMA's virtual stand for a chat.

To book your free place and view the agenda, please click here.

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