Seven health data hubs are to be set up across the UK to speed up research for new medicines, treatments, and technologies that support quicker diagnoses and save lives. Toni Sekinah hears from Amanda White, of Health Data Research UK to find out more.
The DataIQ Awards prize for Best Use of Data in a Marketing Programme went to Global Media’s DAX platform for its campaign with eBay. DAX’s Eleanor Marshall told Toni Sekinah about the platform and the scale of increased activity it was able to deliver to eBay.
There is a book that can help companies get everyone involved in the overhaul to becoming truly data driven. Caroline Carruthers and Peter Jackson have joined forces and writing power again to author another book: Data Driven Business Transformation. Toni Sekinah takes a look.
Ramneet Julka heads up the advanced analytics consulting practice at Barclays UK, helping Barclays clients to identify and deploy big data analytics. She told the audience at the DataIQ Summit what skills are needed by the members of a consulting team and the process she goes through when delivering advanced analytics consulting services. Toni Sekinah reports.
DataIQ has partnered up with Tech Nation UK to find out what happens when a dataset is interrogated to find insights. In this third and final entry, Diana Akanho of Tech Nation UK explains how her report on jobs and skills in the tech industry was concluded and presented, and what plans are in place for a similar project in the future. Toni Sekinah reports.