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Make Data Work
5–7 May, 2015 • London, UK
Tim Harford

Tim Harford
Senior columnist, The Financial Times

Tim is an economist, journalist, and broadcaster. He is author of the million-selling “The Undercover Economist”, a senior columnist at the Financial Times, and the presenter of Radio 4’s “More or Less”. Tim has spoken at TED, PopTech, and the Sydney Opera House and is a visiting fellow of Nuffield College, Oxford. He is Economics Commentator of the Year, 2014.

Sessions

10:05–10:25 Wednesday, 6/05/2015
Keynotes
Location: King's Suite
Tim Harford (The Financial Times)
Average rating: ****.
(4.79, 29 ratings)
We're always talking about "innovation", but - says Tim Harford - there are really two very different kinds of innovation. Using stories from sports, science, music, and military history, Tim will make you think different about where good ideas come from and how they should be encouraged. Read more.
10:55–11:35 Wednesday, 6/05/2015
Data Science
Location: King's Suite - Balmoral
Tim Harford (The Financial Times)
Average rating: ****.
(4.89, 9 ratings)
We're always talking about "innovation", but - says Tim Harford - there are really two very different kinds of innovation. Using stories from sport, science, music and military history, Tim will make you think different about where good ideas come from and how they should be encouraged. Read more.