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Consultation meeting on Big Data and M&E

(New York, USA) UN Global Pulse is organizing a half-day consultation with experts in the fields of development evaluation and data analytics for development on "integrating big data into the monitoring and evaluation of development programmes." Discussions wi

KDD 2016 Workshop on Data Science for Food, Energy and Water

(San Francisco, California) Recognizing the need for orchestrated efforts to address the many interrelated data scientific challenges for the security of Food, Energy and Water, the goal of this workshop will be three-fold: 1.

Symposium on Big Data and Human Development

(Oxford, United Kingdom) This workshop aims to move forward the debate about the ways in which big data is used, can be used, and should be used in development. The symposium will also serve as a bridge between methodological knowledge about big data, critical

International Conference on Big Data for Official Statistics

(Dublin, Ireland) In line with the priorities of work and with the urgent needs for support of SDG indicators, the third Global Conference on Big Data for Official Statistics wants to take the next steps in the utilization of Big Data in the production of offi

"Data for Development" Session at GSMA Mobile360

(Dar es Salaam, Tanzania) The GSMA's Mobile360 - Africa conference gathers operators, government officials, ICT, finance, NGO and media leaders across Sub-Saharan Africa and beyond to evaluate how we can elevate access across the region with focus on digital i

New Tools to Harness the Data Revolution for Development

(New York, USA) Hosted by the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data together with the governments of Colombia, Philippines, Sierra Leone and United States of America, the event will feature a diverse set of high-level speakers representing intern

Translator Gator: Phase I Wrap Up

Yulistina Riyadi & Imaduddin Amin
UN Global Pulse recently