One fantastic and unusual feature of the Open Innovation Team is that lots of PhD students come to work with us on placements of 3-6 months. Our first PhD student joined us back in 2016, and now, four years later, …
Some advice for prospective applicants to the Civil Service.
Historian Sheilagh Ogilvie explains what lessons policymakers should take from the UK's past economic development.
How we approach projects and what we deliver for policy-makers.
Chris Webber reflects on some key points from recent conferences in Birmingham and Seoul.
Michael Carpenter, former innovation lead at UK Export Finance, explains why they developed a blockchain prototype with the University of Southampton.
How are biases in algorithmic systems affecting people today, and what can we do about this? Professor Michael Rovatsos introduces his CDEI-commissioned review of the evidence related to algorithmic bias, produced in collaboration with OIT.
A look back at our Thought Experiment speaker series, which celebrates its fifth anniversary this year.
Who's watching you online? Professor David Beer introduces his CDEI-commissioned review of the evidence related to online targeting practices, produced in collaboration with OIT.
Takeaways on evidence and policy from a recent event in the Netherlands.