Health and Open Data (responsible research and the ethics of sharing)

3:30pm - 6:00pm / Thursday 13th February 2020
Type: Networking Event / Category: Research / Series: Open Research Week
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Health and Open Data used in research can bring great benefits but there are responsibilities that come with using this data. Professor Iain Buchan, Programme Director for Digital Strategy and Partnerships Liverpool Heath Partners will open this event. Followed by Dr Ivan Olier-Caparroso from LJMU and Mary Jane Monaghan from UoL. Finally, Open Data Manchester will run a workshop on the challenges and opportunities around open data, looking at fair and ethical practice within data use. There will be an opportunity for networking at the end of the afternoon.

Tea and coffee will be provided at the start of the afternoon, with drinks and canapes from approx. 5.30 pm