Conference of European Statisticians – 68th Plenary

22 Jun 2020 - 24 Jun 2020

Geneva and online

Held as a hybrid meeting in Geneva and online the conference discussed the impacts of globalisation and digitalisation on the future of economic statistics, and the challenges of measuring the digital transformation. Emphasis was put on the need to invest in digital infrastructures for statistics, as well as on the importance of fostering international cooperation and multistakeholder dialogue on measuring the digital economy. Other topics included the role of national statistical agencies and geospatial agencies in emerging national data ecosystems, and the role of official statistics in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic and providing data for the SDGs.

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