Big Data seminar 2 June 2014

Statistics Finland will arrange an international seminar on Big Data and its utilisation in statistics production. The event is open to all. Please register for the seminar by 21 May 2014.

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Time: Monday 2 June 2014 at 12.00–16.00

Venue: Iso Auditorio, Statistics Finland, Työpajankatu 13, Helsinki

Program:

Chair Timo Koskimäki, Deputy Director General of Statistics Production, Statistics Finland

12.00 - 12.15 Opening
Marjo Bruun, Director General, Statistics Finland

12.15 - 13.15 Opportunities and Challenges of Big Data for Official Statistics
Piet J. H. Daas, Methodologist & Research Coordinator of Big Data, Statistics Netherlands

13.15 - 14.15 Using Passive Mobile Positioning Data for Generating Statistics: Estonian Experiences!
Rein Ahas, Professor, Department of Geography, Tarto University, Estonia

14.15 - 14.30 Comment
Ossi Nurmi, Senior Statistician, Statistics Finland

14.30 - 15.00 Coffee

15.00 - 15.30 Methodological Principles in Dealing with Big Data
Reijo Sund, Doctor, University of Helsinki

15.30 - 16.00 Conclusions
Timo Koskimäki, Deputy Director General of Statistics Production, Statistics Finland


Last updated 15.5.2014

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