With high-level keynotes from end-user practitioners who operate at the nexus of data, code, tech and value, the DataIQ Summit will provide real-world insights into how you can prepare for the next generation of business.
A common experience for data practitioners when their organisation adopts a new digital-first strategy is that it often lands without a data strategy attached. This briefing note suggests five ways to avoid this happening and to make sure data is seen as integral to digital transformations, based on conversations with DataIQ Leaders and DataIQ 100 members.
Data engineers are the new in-demand skilled workers as organisation seek to integrate multiple data sources or move to new data platforms. This whitepaper considers the challenges of recruiting in a limited talent field and what skills this role really requires, based on a recent DataIQ Leaders roundtable.
Apprenticeships are an alternative route through higher education, but they are not well known or adopted within the data and analytics sector. This primer explains the basic principles of the scheme and the current options, as well as a few issues that have yet to be resolved.
In the early stages of maturity, analytics functions tend to operate in a highly-reactive state with little in the way of prioritisation of those incoming tasks. This creates a false expectation among stakeholders and stops the analytics function from progressing up the maturity curve to become proactive. This briefing paper outlines some key steps to avoid this trap.
The global solidarity campaign for gender equality HeForShe was founded five years ago in June 2014. What does this mean on the ground in the data world? How do men who are supporting women in data showing that support? Toni Sekinah speaks to three men in data and technology to find out.
In this edition of the podcast, Andrew Lynn of Unicef talks about practical data governance, Adria Gascon of the Alan Turing Institute discusses privacy algorithms, and Professor Marina Jirotka of the University of Oxford considers a data ethics blackbox.
Dr Rebecca Pope of KPMG UK, gave her views at a recent panel debate on automation in healthcare and IBM Watson. She also stated which country she thinks will win the global race to have the best and brightest brains to program the AI of the future. Toni Sekinah reports.
DataIQ has partnered up with Tech Nation UK to find out what takes place when interrogating a dataset to find insights. In entry number two, Diana Akanho takes us through the second stage of a data analysis and presentation project, with a recap of the planning stage and an explanation of the doing stage.
The Government is backing a raft of projects - from examining how technology can help boost English farms’ productivity to creating environmentally-friendly offices and homes - to the tune of £76 million in a move designed to keep the UK a world leader in science, research and innovation.
Government measures to introduce an online age verification system for adult websites have come under fresh attack just weeks before they are set to be implemented amid claims they are a “privacy timebomb”.
Fresh evidence that the Information Commissioner’s Office is one of the busiest regulators in the EU has emerged with new figures showing it has received over 40 data breach notifications every day since May 25 2108, with a monthly average of 1,276 cases.
GDPR may have been in force for well over a year now, but UK staff have yet to change the way they handle sensitive data, with a third (34%) admitting they are still not taking the new regulation seriously even though the vast majority (84%) concede they know about compliance and their responsibilities.