Building a research dream team in the big data age Alex Jones 15 March 2016

UK – The big data boom is changing the way business uses research – and the skills it takes to cater to add real value. Individuals – and teams – who can bring together the skills of data scientists, social scientists, and who have strong business acumen – stand to succeed at a time when data is abundant, but curators of it are more scarce. Adam Phillips, managing director of Real Research, chaired a session on the changing role and skills of researchers at the MRS annual conference, Impact 2016, today in London. The latest Greenbook GRIT survey suggests researchers are failing to meet the needs of clients in helping them make more effective decisions from the mountain of data now available to them. “We think there’s a role here…


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