Event | What’s the value of Artificial Synthetic Data in Social Science?

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Event | What’s the value of Artificial Synthetic Data in Social Science?

Date:  Wednesday, 4 July 2018
Time: 3.45pm – 5.15pm
Venue: Rm 4.8, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath BA2 7AY
Presenters: Professor Vania Sena (University of Essex), Mr Richard Skeggs (University of Essex)

Part of the ESRC Research Methods Festival 2018

The purpose of the session is to provide an overview of the role that synthetic data can play in social science when working with personal data. We also want to present different techniques that are available for the development of synthetic data and discuss the tests that are available to assess the accuracy of the synthetic data against real data.