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NHS SynAE agenda


9:30 - 10:00 Arrive, grab a tea/coffee
10:00 - 10:15 Welcome and Introductions

ODI Leeds

NHS England Data Analysis and Intelligence Service (DAIS)

10:15 - 12:30 A morning session that includes talks and demos, and will be interactive - the audience will be asked to take part, ask questions, challenge the methods, etc.

Paul Connell & Tom Forth

  • Intro to synthetic data
  • What is today about?
  • Q&A

Jonathan Pearson, NHS England

  • Demonstration and show & tell of synthetic data methodology
  • Q&A

Olivier Thereaux and Fionntán O'Donnell, ODI

  • Ecosystem modelling and threat mapping
  • Q&A

12:30 - 13:30

13:30 - 15:30 NHS England DAIS data release and testing

The method documentation and a sample dataset will be released for the audience to question, test, etc.

Owing to the nature of the dataset, a data agreement must be signed before you are given access. The dataset will be provided on a USB drive to work with during the afternoon.

No one will be left out - if you are not an analyst, data scientist, etc, there will be opportunities to take part in focused discussions to help address topics such as:

  • use cases
  • open data sharing
  • what would make this dataset even more useful
  • alternative methods of creating synthetic data
  • who needs to be involved
  • next steps
15:30 - 16:00 Wrap up and close