- 25 - 27 JAN 2022
The Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Centre (FCSC) of the UAE together with the United Nations Committee of Experts on Big Data and Data Science for Official Statistics (UN-CEBD) welcome the world to explore data science and big data during a three-day event at Expo 2020. FCSC also invites everyone to witness the ceremonial launch of the Regional Hub for Big Data and Data Science in UAE, which serves the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region.
UN-CEBD organized a series of webinars in close collaboration with FCSC/UAE, paving the road to the Mobilizing Big Data and Data Science for the Sustainable Development Goals event at EXPO2020.
- 20 April 2021
The use of mobile positioning data allows to reduce the volume of field surveys, reduce frequent visits to families and companies to conduct field surveys, and increase the speed of response to the requirements of development plans. This achievement of using Big Data is a paradigm shift in the production processes of high-quality official indicators.
- 31 AUG - 2 SEP 2020
The main theme of the Conference is "How can Big Data help in the COVID-19 response?" Related themes are: "How can Big Data support the monitoring of the progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals?" and "The need for global data collaboration on global emerging issues".