Improving the
impact of social services

Researchers at the Centre for Social Data Analytics work with local and international partners to explore how data can be used to improve the impact of social services.

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Learn about the way we work with public sector agencies in New Zealand and beyond.

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OUR RESEARCH

Our research projects are all about data analytics for social impact.

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LATEST NEWS
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LATEST NEWS
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Panel discussion with US experts about CSDA housing tools attracts plenty of interest (watch)

Almost 200 people, mainly representatives of US health and human services agencies, funders, community providers and research organisations, attended CSDA’s recent webinar

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CSDA and county partner share housing triage tool at national US homelessness conference

CSDA Director Rhema Vaithianathan and Allegheny County Department of Human Services Director Erin Dalton (pictured) spoke at the National Virtual Conference on Ending Homelessness conference.

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CSDA child welfare data tool piloted in LA County, California

Child welfare staff in three regional offices in Los Angeles (LA) County, California, are trialling a data analytics model, built with the help of the Centre for Social Data Analytics.

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Dr Gayani Tennakoon: Data Science, Software Engineering and Social Impact

With strengths in both data science and software engineering, CSDA postdoctoral research fellow Dr Gayani Tennakoon contributes to the centre’s research and innovation activities.

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CSDA teaches Colombian students about trustworthy machine learning tools

Researchers from the Centre for Social Data Analytics recently developed and delivered a three-week intensive course about trustworthy machine learning tools for master’s students at the University of Los Andes (Colombia).

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CSDA in Australia

Learn about our collaboration with UQ's Institute for Social Science Research.

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