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Make Data Work
31 May–1 June 2016: Training
1 June–3 June 2016: Conference
London, UK

Schedule: Law, ethics, governance sessions

12:05–12:45 Thursday, 2/06/2016
Location: Capital Suite 17 Level: Non-technical
Tags: government
Mads Hjorth (Danish Agency for Digitisation)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 4 ratings)
Mads Hjorth offers a glimpse of a world-class digital public administration, showcasing how data has transformed the Danish public administration and its services toward citizens and businesses, and issues a call for cross-border collaboration to effectively address central challenges using modern data technologies. Read more.
14:05–14:45 Thursday, 2/06/2016
Location: Capital Suite 17 Level: Non-technical
Duncan Ross (Times Higher Education), Francine Bennett (Mastodon C)
Average rating: ****.
(4.47, 17 ratings)
Being good is hard. Being evil is fun and gets you paid more. Once more Duncan Ross and Francine Bennett explore how to do high-impact evil with data and analysis. Make the maximum (negative) impact on your friends, your business, and the world—or use this talk to avoid ethical dilemmas, develop ways to deal responsibly with data, or even do good. But that would be perverse. Read more.
14:55–15:35 Thursday, 2/06/2016
Location: Capital Suite 17 Level: Non-technical
Jason McFall (Privitar)
Average rating: ****.
(4.46, 13 ratings)
With the analytic and predictive power of big data comes the responsibility to respect and protect individual privacy. As citizens, we should hold organizations to account; as data practitioners, we must find intelligent ways to analyze data without violating privacy. Jason McFall discusses privacy risks and surveys leading privacy-preserving analysis techniques. Read more.
17:25–18:05 Thursday, 2/06/2016
Location: Capital Suite 17 Level: Intermediate
Mark Donsky (Okera), Chang She (Cloudera)
Average rating: **...
(2.50, 2 ratings)
Mark Donsky and Chang She explore canonical case studies that demonstrate how leading banks, healthcare, and pharmaceutical organizations are tackling Hadoop governance challenges head-on. You'll learn how to ensure data doesn't get lost, help users find and trust the data they need, and protect yourself against a data breach—all at Hadoop scale. Read more.