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5th December 2016
09:30 to 10:00 Registration, Tea & Coffee
10:00 to 10:10 Welcome and Introduction Robin Mitra (Lancaster University - Mathematics and Statistic Dept.)
Jane Leeks (Newton Gateway to Mathematics)
David Abrahams (University of Cambridge)
Session 1: Anonymisation Models (Chair: Robin Mitra, University of Southampton)
10:10 to 10:50 Anonymisation Risk and Privacy Mark Elliot (University of Manchester)
10:50 to 11:10 The Anonymisation Decision Making Framework Elaine Mackey (University of Manchester)
11:10 to 11:40 Anonymisation and the Five Safes Christine O'Keefe (CSIRO)
11:40 to 12:00 Tea and Coffee
Session 2: Views and User Perspectives on Anonymisation (Chair: Mark Elliot, University of Manchester)
12:00 to 12:15 Transport and Data: Privacy by Design Brendan Ludden (Oxford University Innovation LTD)
12:15 to 12:30 Privacy Risks and Solutions in Financial Services and Telco Jason McFall (Privitar)
12:30 to 12:45 GB Smart Meter Programme - Network Operator Use of Electricity Consumption Data Paul Abreu (Energy Networks Association)
12:45 to 13:00 New Life for Old Data: An Overview of the Clinical Trial Data Sharing Environment Kelly Mewes (Roche Holding AG)
13:00 to 13:10 Session questions
13:10 to 14:00 Lunch and Posters
Session 3: Specialist Anonymisation Topics (Chair: Mark Elliot, University of Manchester)
14:00 to 14:20 Data Anonymisation and Quantifying Risk Competition Hiroaki Kikuchi (Meiji University)
14:20 to 14:40 Synthetic Data as a Method for Protecting Confidentiality Robin Mitra (Lancaster University - Mathematics and Statistic Dept.)
14:40 to 15:10 Directions in Big Data Anonymisation Josep Domingo-Ferrer (Universitat Rovira i Virgili )
15:10 to 15:40 Automated Zone Design as an Aid to Effective Anonymisation James Robards (University of Southampton)
15:40 to 16:00 Tea and Coffee Break
16:00 to 16:45 Facilitated Panel Discussion and Questions
16:45 to 18:00 Drinks Reception, Poster Exhibition and Networking