Data for levelling up

Director Spatial Data Unit and Chief Data Officer
Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities

Head of Research and Information
Local Government Association

Principal - Research, Digital Analytics
Greater Manchester Combined Authority

15 Sep 2017
11:45 - 12:15

Data for levelling up

As well as the UK government’s ambitious policy agenda to reduce the UK’s regional inequality, individual nations, regions and cities are all looking to drive local economic development. What data sources might be useful for those wanting to understand the problems and identify new solutions? And what models of local collaboration and data sharing look promising?