PROMOTING A PEOPLE-CENTERED BIG DATA REVOLUTION
Data-Pop Alliance is a global coalition on Big Data and development
created by the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, MIT Media Lab, and Overseas Development Institute that brings together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to promote a people-centered Big Data revolution
through collaborative research, capacity building, and community engagement. As of February 2016, Flowminder Foundation has joined Data-Pop Alliance as its fourth Core Member.
Join us. Get involved.
News & Blog
Data-Pop Alliance launches its Global Professional Training Program in Bogotá!<br />Nov 29 – Dec 2, 2016Following a pilot event at MIT Media Lab in June, Data-Pop Alliance formally launched its Global Professional Training Program with its first full fledged four-day intensive workshop on “Leveraging Big … Read More »
- Global Festival of Ideas for Sustainable Development New thinking for a better world 1-3 March 2017 World Conference Centre, Bonn, Germany A revolution is required in the way we think … Read More »
- Save the Date: The Ethics of Algorithms Tuesday, December 6, 2016, 6:30pm ThoughtWorks 99 Madison Ave, 15th Floor, New York, NY RSVP Data-Pop Alliance and Thought Works invite you to … Read More »
- We are honored to announce that Dr Nuria Oliver will serve as Data-Pop Alliance’s first Chief Data Scientist starting November 8th, 2016. Read More »
Big Data and Development Events
Our Next Event
No events to display.
We work through research, training, and engagement activities and launched two new initiatives this fall.
We focus on 5 areas within Big Data and development.
Mentions of our projects and people.