Programme and Timetable


Raising The Bar: the nuts and bolts of automation in survey research

Thursday 9th November 2017

ORT House, 126 Albert Street, London, NW1 7NE

Programme and Timetable

09:00 Registration, Refreshments and Networking
09:15 Welcome and Opening Remarks by Conference Chair
09:20 Panel Manifesto
Jérôme Sopoçko, Askia – Promoter of the Manifesto
Jon Puleston, GMI, Jane Usoskina, Lucid, Joaquim Bretcha, Netquest, Orkan Dolay, Respondi, James McCoy, Research Now and Angus Webb, Panelbase
10:45 Refreshments and Networking
11:15 R and the Market Research Community
Andrie de Vries, R Community Projects, Microsoft
12:00 An R Tool Box for Statistical Analysis of Survey Data
Joanna Morais, BVA
12:30 ASC AGM
12:40 Lunch and Networking
13:40 GDPR Looms – What are the Critical Things you need to do NOW
Spencer Wood, Facts International
14:10 Interactive Machine Learning for Automated Survey Coding (or: Beating the Training Blues)
Fabrizio Sebastiani, ISTI CNR
14:40 Automated Theme Detection in Images
Dr Abdullahi Adamu, Digital MR
15:10 Refreshments and Networking
15:30 Automated Data Wrangling for the Modern Data Processor
Tim Brandwood, Digital Taxonomy and Jair Pimentel, Network Research
16:00 From MR technology to Agile Tech Start-ups – a 33 year journey
Andy Mendelssohn, Findmypast
16:30 Closing Remarks by Conference Chair
16:35 Close