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ADR UK centre-stage as international conference showcases potential of public data for public good
Last week, ADR UK had a strong presence at the 4th International Conference on Administrative Data Research, held 9-11 December 2019 at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in Cardiff, with the theme ‘public data for public good’.
ADR UK welcomes new National Statistician
ADR UK has welcomed today’s (6 August 2019) appointment of the UK’s new National Statistician, Professor Sir Ian Diamond. Sir Ian will take up his role full time on 22 October 2019, succeeding John Pullinger, who retired at the end of June.
Research initiative harnesses linked government data to improve children’s services
ADR UK has announced that it is working with the Office for National Statistics and the Department for Education to link and anonymise data from the 2011 Census with education data about England for research purposes.