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Jisc Digifest 2017 - plenary session with keynote from Geoff Mulgan


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Host: Paul Feldman, chief executive, Jisc.

Keynote speaker: Geoff Mulgan, chief executive and CEO, Nesta.

Nesta is the UK's innovation foundation and runs a wide range of activities in investment, practical innovation programmes and research.

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Jisc Digifest 2017 - plenary session with keynote from Geoff Mulgan

  1. 1. Welcome to Digifest: Plenary and keynote
  2. 2. Paul Feldman, Chief executive, Jisc 2
  3. 3. Geoff Mulgan,Chief executive, Nesta 3
  4. 4. Digifest Geoff Mulgan, Birmingham March 2017
  5. 5. Promise Pitfalls Possibility
  6. 6. Promise
  7. 7. Nov 2016, Google Translate adopts a neural machine translation engine that can translate whole sentences.
  8. 8. In Jan 2017, a machine-learning-powered poker bot outcompeted 20 of the world’s best. Source: Tribune Review, 30 Jan 2017,
  9. 9. Pitfalls
  10. 10. • What works? • Where’s the learning about learning? • Top down + social/peer? Online plus offline? • Missing business models?
  11. 11. UK, 2000-2015 Source: Deloitte LLP
  12. 12. Fit for the future?
  13. 13. Possibility
  14. 14. Informed education choices
  15. 15. Offices of Data Analytics (and data marketplaces)
  16. 16. ARLOESIADUR: turning big data into policy action
  17. 17. What works centres 1. NICE (health and care) 2. Education Endowment Fund 3. Early Intervention Foundation 4. Centre for Ageing Better 5. College of Policing (crime reduction) 6. Centre for Local Economic Growth 7. What Works Well-being 8. Universities …?T h e n e w g l o b a l l a b o r a t o r y f o r i n n o v a t i o n a n d g r o w t h p o l i c y
  18. 18. What to lobby for?
  19. 19. Questions and answers 3