John Davies is a Principal Data Scientist at Nesta, the UK's Innovation Foundation. John’s work focuses on the use of data science techniques to understand the creative industries. Recent projects have included an international study of the use of AI in the creative industries, a project identifying trends in digital and artistic activity for the European parliament and building an interactive map of changes in London nightlife. Prior to Nesta, he led English Heritage's Social and Economic research team and worked as an economics consultant and civil servant. He has undergraduate and masters degrees in economics from the LSE.


Friday 11:15 – 12:45 Mapping the ecosystem