The Office for National Statistics (ONS) hosted a lunch and networking event on 10 December 2013 in the Council Chamber, Main Building, Cardiff University. The event was free to attend and will include an introduction to available ONS datasets, discussion around collaborative working; and the opportunity to meet with ONS staff and other researchers interested in using ONS data.

Census Workshop

The event was followed by a free workshop, organised by the ONS on census data, a which used and future plans:

2.00pm            Welcome & Introduction

2.10pm            Making use of census data: an introduction to what is available; access; and how to make the most of census data

2.30pm            Case study: Census data and its usage in academic research 

2.50pm            Future plans: overview of future census releases and discussion of ONS and external users’ analysis plans 

3.10pm            Discussion 

4.00pm            Refreshments

4.10pm            Group feedback 

4.30pm            Summary & next steps

4.45pm            Close