Big Data in Action for Development
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Big Data in Action for Development

Date: Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. ET (13:00 -– 16:30 GMT or convert time)
Location: Online

Jamie Lee / World Bank Group

The big data revolution continues to create new ways to advance development effectiveness. Join us as we discuss, debate, and demystify the expanding role of big data to support the WBG’s twin goals.

This event will feature the launch of a new WBG report, Big Data in Action for Developmentand several speakers presenting their innovative work in big data analytics and data visualization.

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