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16/03/2021 2 comments
Data quality is a challenge across all local government bodies (Nesta 2016 report), despite the fact that it is a key contributor to delivering high-quality services. This blog is an attempt to start a conversation about how we might address our data quality.
03/03/2021 2 comments
Part of Sam Shaw’s job with Smarter Devon is to help colleagues find ways to benefit from data science. She’s often asked to explain why being able to leverage data science matters so this blog post helps her get her thoughts in order.
21/01/2021 1 comment
Working with the Smarter Devon programme, Sam Shaw gets to nose into all sorts of data issues. Here are some of her stories relating to COVID-19 data that she would like to share.