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21-22 June 2018 - International Conference for Administrative Data Research

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The International Conference for Administrative Data Research is a growing annual event aimed at researchers who use administrative data to better understand populations and societies. The 2018 conference is being hosted by Queen’s University, Belfast.

This years conference will focus on four substantive themes reflecting core societal challenges:

Children and Education: This theme covers research that examines the social and economic issues that determine educational, skills, well-being, and other outcomes for children as they reach adulthood and beyond.

The World of Work: The World of Work Theme focusses on the labour market experience of those in, and out, of work.

Growing Old: examines the social and economic issues for individuals, and for society and the economy, as people transition through the period leading up to and beyond retirement.

Health and Wellbeing: This theme focuses on health and well-being across the life-course as an outcome of or a predictor of other socioeconomic states and trajectories. Research that considers either mental or physical health, or the relationship between them, will be in scope.

The keynote speakers include:

  • Day 1 Keynote:  Dr. Michael Schull of the Institute for Clinical and Evaluative Sciences (ICES)
  • Day 1 Invited Speaker:  Prof. Peter Christen, premiere expert in data linkage, privacy, and machine learning
  • Day 2 Keynote:  Prof. Anna Vignoles, ESRC Council member and advisor on ESRC’s data infrastructure strategy

For more details see the conference website.