Recruiter MBN joins forces with The Data Lab to galvanise data science community

Big data could be responsible for 58,000 jobs in the UK by next year Collider event will bring together academia, graduates, potential recruits and businesses Scotland must seize its window of opportunity to become a world-leading destination for data science, according to the head of the national data innovation centre. Announcing the launch of Data Talent Scotland, The Data Lab’s CEO Gillian Docherty, said that thanks to a unique ecosystem, Scotland has genuine potential to become a global centre for all things data. However, industry and academia must work together to ensure that a shortage of skills does not stifle growth. Gillian Docherty said: “Big data is worth £216 million to the UK and could be responsible for 58,000 jobs by next year. Scotland is home to 11 of the…


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