March 18, 2018

Thursday, 11 October


08:00-09:00 Registration
09:00 Session 2: Big data and governance paradigms
Chair: Eduardo BARREDO CAPELOT, Director, Eurostat
09:00-10:00 Towards new production models

Questions and discussion

10:00-11:00 Evolution strategies

Questions and discussion

11:00-11:20 Coffee Break
11:20-13:00 Panel and plenary discussion on common issues of governance
Chair: Eduardo Barredo Capelot, Director, Eurostat
Discussion on common issues of institution, process and data governance
Panellists: Mariana Kotzeva (DG Eurostat), Pádraig Dalton (DG CSO Ireland), Genovefa Ružić (DG SURS Slovenia), Jørgen Elmeskov (DG Statistics Denmark), Freddy de Meersman (Proximus), Baldur Kubo (Cybernetica AS)
13:00-14:00 Lunch break
14:00 Session 3: The European path towards Trusted Smart Statistics
Chair: Dominik ROZKRUT, President Statistics Poland
14:00-15:10 Smart Statistics happening today

  • Trusted smart statistics: the challenge of extracting usable aggregate information from new data sources (Prof. Maurizio Vichi, David J. Hand)
    Paper |  Presentation
  • Examples from selected domains
    • Objective Monitoring of the Obesogenic Behaviour and the Role of the Local Environment. New methods for collecting evidence (Dr Anastasios N. Delopoulos)
      AbstractPaper |  Presentation
    • Developing smart statistics for urban mobility: challenges and opportunities (Dr Andrew McHugh)
      Paper |  Presentation
  • The role of citizen science in statistical production systems of the future (Prof. Evelyn Ruppert)
    Abstract | PaperPresentation

Questions and discussion

15:10-16:10 Shaping trusted smart statistics for tomorrow

Questions, discussion and concluding remarks by the chair

16:10-16:30 Coffee break
16:30-17:30 Panel and plenary discussion: the European path towards trusted smart statistics: strategic priorities
Chair: Mariana Kotzeva, Director-General of Eurostat
Panellists: T.B.P.M. (Tjark) Tjin-A-Tsoi (DG CBS Netherlands), Dominik Rozkrut (President Statistics Poland), Tudorel Andrei (President NIS Romania), Ronald Jansen (Ass. Dir. UNSD), Michail Skaliotis (HoTF Eurostat), Prof Evelyn Ruppert (Goldsmith University London)
17:30-18:00 Bucharest Memorandum on the European path towards trusted smart statistics
Actionable points and concluding remarks
Mariana Kotzeva, Director-General of Eurostat