Big Data Seminar Series: Data revolution for development


Big Data Seminar Series: Data revolution for development

Big Data and digitization of food value chains & decision making offers opportunities for new type of applications, for a different engagement of actors in the value chain and the emergence of new types of development.

Organised by Impulse

Fri 25 May 2018 12:30 to 13:30

Venue Impulse, gebouwnummer 115
Stippeneng 2
6708 WE Wageningen
0317 48 28 28

This lunch lecture sets the bigger picture of the role data can play in development, with respect to open data, data driven innovation, big data analytics, new sensor systems, etc. To reach this potential, several barriers need to be overcome, either institutional, data quality, capacities and enabling environment.

1. Chris Addison (CTA) & Chipo Msengezi “Data revolution for agriculture”
2. Tomaso Ceccarelli – the data revolution in Ethiopia

Upcoming lectures:
7 June Data in development – experiences in practice
18 June Data ownership & sharing