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OICT Symposium: The Future of Data at the UN
8 Oct 2019 -  Data is growing exponentially, and the Secretary-General has stressed the importance of creating a data-driven organization capable of effectively serving the world in the 21st century. Research, however, suggests that organizations worldwide feel that successfully managing data and leveraging analytics are serious challenges.

In this context, OICT’s Policy, Strategy and Governance Division (PSGD) is hosting a multidisciplinary Symposium titled “The Future of Data at the UN” where we will look at how the UN could create an effective data ecosystem across the Secretariat. To tackle this topic, experts from diverse professional backgrounds have been invited to share their perspectives.