Trust in data

Deputy Director for Strategy
Centre for Data Ethics & Innovation

Director of Data and Tech Services
Open Data Institute

15 Sep 2017
12:35 - 13:05

Trust in data

As data sharing between public bodies and beyond becomes the norm, what does it mean to trust a dataset, or the organisation behind it? Organisations may have different goals, data definitions, and requirements for accuracy and granularity.

This session examines how data professionals can avoid the problems that arise when a dataset developed for one purpose is used for another, and what those creating open data need to know.