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Date and time

Thursday, June 20 · 12 – 4pm GMT+1


The Woodhouse Suite, University House

University House The University of Leeds Woodhouse LS2 9JT

Purpose and aims of the event

  • To bring together a community of people working in data science for older people at University of Leeds and beyond
  • To share knowledge of new methods, and how to access basic training to newcomers to the field
  • To develop a network and community of people working in this space
  • To discuss and share ideas on how to develop University of Leeds as a centre of excellence in data science for older people: including for example: future training courses/ annual conferences/ training pathways
  • To enable new collaborations to develop for funding bids


  • 12:00 – 12:30 Lunch and Welcome
  • 12:30 – 12:45 Introduction to Purpose of Event and Reimage Ageing network Rebecca Birch, Oliver Todd
  • 12:45– 13:00 Keynote 1: Potential of Data science to improve care of older people – Andy Clegg
  • 13:00 – 13:15 Keynote 2: Challenges of using routine data for older people // New Methods in Data science for Older people – Kate Best
  • 13:15 – 13:30 Keynote 3: Data science over next 10 years at Leeds – Sam Relton
  • 13:30 – 13:45 Panel discussion, Chaired by Rebecca Birch/ Oliver Todd
  • 13:45 – 14:30 Refreshments & Speed dating networking event
  • 14:30 – 15:30 TED Talk 5-minute Abstracts, Chaired by Rebecca Birth / Oliver Todd
  • 15:30 – 16:00 Workshop: How do we develop data science for older people at University of Leeds – chaired by Oliver Todd, Rebecca Birch, Kate Best

Interested in learning more about the Reimagine Ageing network?

Find more information on our site here and follow this link to join the network.

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