CCBot/2.0 (http://commoncrawl.org/faq/) - Array ( )
Login

Up for Debate: How Can Big Data Have a Social Impact?

9 responses

Big Data has the potential to transform development and accelerate social progress around the world, but there are issues surrounding understanding, ownership, privacy, capacity, measurement and more that need further dialogue and discussion. The Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship partnered with the HBR-The Bridgespan Group Insight Center on Scaling Social Impact to surface key insights and practical lessons in harnessing the power of data for large-scale social impact. This debate will also set the stage for a larger discussion on the topic at this year’s Skoll World Forum in Oxford, UK.

 
 

Moving from Big Data to Big Wisdom

Darin McKeever

Deputy Director, Charitable Sector Support, Global Policy and Advocacy, Gates Foundation, Bill and Melinda

Big Data’s Bright and Dark Sides

Viktor Mayer-Schönberger

Professor, Oxford Internet Institute

 

Big Data as Society's Watchdog

Tom Lee

Director, Sunlight Labs

You Can't Just Hack Your Way to Social Change

Jake Porway

Founder and Executive Director, DataKind

A New Type of Philanthropy: Donating Data

Robert Kirkpatrick

Director, UN Global Pulse, United Nations

 

Big Data Means Smarter Cities

Jen Crozier

Vice President, Global Citizenship Initiatives, IBM

Fueling and Igniting the Big Data Engine for Social Good

Jason Payne

Philanthropy Engineering Lead, Palantir Technologies

 
 
 
Up for Debate: How Can Big Data Have a Social Impact?
Moving from Big Data to Big Wisdom
Big Data Means More Than Big Profits
Big Data’s Bright and Dark Sides
Big Data as Society's Watchdog
You Can't Just Hack Your Way to Social Change
A New Type of Philanthropy: Donating Data
Big Data Means Smarter Cities
Nonprofits: Master Medium Data Before Tackling Big Data
Fueling and Igniting the Big Data Engine for Social Good
0 comments
Read this article
     

    Let’s keep this going …

    Why not join our growing community of social innovators? You’ll get exclusive content and opportunities delivered straight to your inbox and all the latest details from the Skoll World Forum.

    We value your privacy and you can unsubscribe anytime.