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ONS appoints leader for new Data Science campus
By David Bicknell
Tom Smith will become managing director of campus acting as hub for government to gain practical advantage from wider investment in data science research
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Welsh government tenders for combined student dataset
By Neil Merrett
Contract will create anonymised record of pupil performance from GCSE to higher education; unions say information is already available but question how data is to be used
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Bracken queries Whitehall bulk data sharing reliance
By Neil Merrett
Former GDS head gives evidence along with ODI chief exec Jeni Tennison to Digital Economy Bill Committee questioning current opaqueness of government approach to information management
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Maltby to leave Government Digital Service
By David Bicknell
Director of data to leave when his contract ends in December
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GDS admits to headaches in publishing government data
By David Bicknell
Data.gov.uk team says problems down to internal processes in departments, issues with the service or existing IT, or difficulties in turning unpublished records into published datasets
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Warning issued over how to solve UK’s big data skills gap
By David Bicknell
techUK argues against opting for a narrow approach to bridging gap and calls on government to work closely with industry to deliver big data’s potential
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UK maintains open data lead as rest of Europe starts to see benefits
By David Bicknell
New Capgemini Consulting study into open data maturity found understanding of the impact of open data at an economic level has markedly increased, as has overall market size
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Birmingham mulls transactional service options after website revamp
By Neil Merrett
Authority exploring options with suppliers for providing new online functions while also considering interoperability potential as part of combined regional authority
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GDS data director outlines data register expansion ambitions
By Neil Merrett
Paul Maltby says Whitehall must do more to curb duplicated information held across government, while also backing need for clearer legislation on balancing privacy with service innovation
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Land registry awards contract for consolidated land charges register
By Neil Merrett
Organisation awards contract to consolidate land charge data from 326 councils and provide the information in standardised format
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GDS yet to decide over DOS spend data publication
By Neil Merrett
GDS and CCS are understood to have held discussions over the possibility of regularly providing Digital Outcomes and Specialists spend figures in line with previous commitments
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Statistics Canada’s chief quits over agency’s ageing IT systems
By David Bicknell
Chief statistician Wayne Smith was concerned that just when Statistics Canada needed to be agile in a big data world, it was being hampered by government IT
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Camden’s Theo Blackwell wants devolution to be ‘smart’ and ‘digital’
By David Bicknell
Council’s Cabinet member warns of “missed opportunity” for reform but notes all of devolution deals signed off so far mention data-sharing, “a crucial component of joined-up services”
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Treasury backs Pensions Dashboard system for 2019 launch
By Neil Merrett
Department commits guidance and backing to 11 companies expecting to pool resources to create open standards solution for tracking multiple savings accounts
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BEIS still undecided on Land Registry privatisation
By Neil Merrett
With consultation on possible privatisation of non-ministerial department now complete, the new Cabinet is considering the possible options for its future structure
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