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‘Our Future’ tackled cutting-edge technologies and innovative uses of AI and our data over 3 fantastic events – Data Talks, Data Tech and Data Talent.
The overarching theme of #OurData was explored to spark discussion about how we, as data users and as a community, can use data for good to help solve or ease the world’s problems.
FREE event – Tuesday 18th May, 10am-12pm
With host Maggie Philbin and keynote from Robin Winsor, plus screenings of short films showcasing data-driven innovation as well as discussions and Q&As with the subjects of the films.
Tuesday 18th May, 1-5pm
An event for data & IT professionals, data scientists, analysts & graduates in data. With host Gemma Milne and keynote speakers Ellen Friedman & Albert King, plus a technical panel discussion.
Gemma writes about science, tech and the broad cultural issues surrounding their advancements. Her book ‘Smoke & Mirrors: How Hype Obscures the Future and How to See Past It’ is on the role hype plays in dictating and derailing crucial progress in science and tech (and how to empower yourself against it). Gemma is a PhD researcher at UCL focusing on the ethics and responsibility of corporate futurism. Gemma also co-hosts the Radical Science podcast, which discusses the role science plays in society with a variety of guests across disciplines, and she is a deep tech advisor – for governments, investors and other organisations working in those spaces.
Wednesday 19th May, 12-5.30pm
An event for students & employers, hosted by Maggie Philbin and with keynote speakers Priya Lakhani & Matt Higgs.