Upgrade to Pro — share decks privately, control downloads, hide ads and more …

Gregor Boyd: Data Analysis for the Scottish Government

Gregor Boyd: Data Analysis for the Scottish Government

Gregor Boyd's presentation on how the Scottish Government are publishing open data as a trusted source of evidence and information for improving public services. This deck supported Gregor's talk at Swirrl's 2016 data conference, 'Data-Driven Decisions'.

D3be0eabd21ee937951fc9c512f44891?s=128

Swirrl

May 26, 2016
Tweet

Transcript

  1. Analysis(that(improves(lives( Gregor(Boyd,(Sco8sh(Government(

  2. Scotland(Act(2016( New(powers(over(tax(and(welfare(to(the(Sco8sh( Parliament.( The(copyright(on(this(image(is(owned(by(Paul%Buckingham(and(is(licensed(for(reuse(under(the(CreaGve(Commons(AHribuGonIShareAlike(2.0(license.( hHps://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Sco8sh_Parliament,_Main_DebaGng_Chamber_I_geograph.org.uk_I_1650829.jpg((

  3. BeHer(data,(beHer(decisions( hHps://gss.civilservice.gov.uk/about/gssIstrategyIbeHerIstaGsGcsIbeHerIdecisions/((

  4. Our(vision( “The%Sco)sh%public%sector%is%one%where% analy6cal%skill%and%thinking%permeates% organisa6ons,%ensuring%that%they%understand,% and%make%decisions%informed%by,%high%quality% evidence.%%The%Sco)sh%Sta6s6cal%System%is%at% the%heart%of%that%process%and%is%interna6onally% respected.”( hHp://www.gov.scot/Topics/StaGsGcs/scotstat/board/meeGngs/March2016((

  5. How(will(we(achieve(this?( hHp://www.gov.scot/Topics/StaGsGcs/scotstat/board/meeGngs/March2016((

  6. Trust(in(official(staGsGcs(

  7. Opening(up(official(staGsGcs( staGsGcs.gov.scot((

  8. Analysis(that(improves(lives( •  Assemble(and(access(the(data(that(we(need( •  Use(the(data(to(improve(services(

  9. QuesGons?(