The next in our series of data networking events takes place on Thursday 23rd September. Find out what we’ll be focusing on and why we think we're better together...
When I first started as a Data Policy Lead, it was rare for a conversation that started about data ethics to end up there. We would start earnestly talking about the ethics of a data related project, but soon realise …
We have been discovering what residents living in Essex really think about our work to join data between public services in Essex.
At ecda, we deliver data projects to demonstrate the power of analytics in supporting decision making in policy and practice in public services. To support good decisions, our projects must apply the right analytical methods and in the right way. We've established a Methods Board to support us in that process.
We recently combined health and adult social care data held by Essex Partnership University Trust and Essex County Council to look at mental health crisis, here's what we learned and how we're using it to transform services in Essex.
From its inception ecda has put ethical practices at the core of its work, subscribing to ethical principles that safeguard the people of Essex, ensuring we are transparent about how we’re using the data we hold only where there are clear benefits to delivering services that improve their lives.
Joining social care, education and crime data provided new insight to inform a campaign to prevent vulnerable young adults from gang recruitment.
We're focusing on the evolving ‘culture of data’ within the Essex public sector as we reflect on ecda’s second year.
We're bringing data colleagues together to unite Essex. Find out how to be part of the equation, and what's in it for you.
Welcome to the new Essex Centre for Data Analytics blog!
We're starting with a celebration as ecda turns two! Find out about our year of collaboration, and what our new blog has in store!