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Cabinet Office Data Science Framework

17 June 2016
Closed on: 
Friday, 1 July 2016
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Data science carries both huge opportunities and a duty of care. Technology is changing so rapidly; as are the public's views. In this new and changing landscape, this document is not about creating additional hurdles, but rather about making innovation easier. It does this by bringing together the relevant law in the context of new technology, and prompting consideration of public reaction so that government data scientists and policy makers can be confident to innovate appropriately with data.

Future Technologies and Innovation

4 August 2015
Closed on: 
Friday, 4 September 2015
The Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology is working with the Government Office for Science on a Foresight project to identify emerging technologies that have the potential to give the UK a competitive edge and to improve the delivery of public services. As part of this review, they are asking researchers, developers, investors, analysts and others who work with emerging technologies for their perspectives.

Smart Metering Rollout Strategy

26 March 2015
Closed on: 
Thursday, 23 April 2015
The government’s main priority for the Smart Metering implementation programme is for suppliers to commence a rollout of SMETS2 meters following DCC Live. DCC Live is scheduled for 2016 and will open the gateway for a significant majority of the benefits of smart metering. These are expected to be delivered through the installation, enrolment and operation of SMETS2 meters operated through the DCC and it is important to ensure that the benefits that SMETS2 meters offer are realised as soon as possible.
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