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Bright Initiative Leads Data Ethics Session With King’s College London Students, is Joined by Microsoft Israel R&D Centre’s Chief Scientist

The Bright Initiative, an organisation that focuses on using data for good, was joined last month by Microsoft Israel R&D Centre’s Chief Scientist to lead an ethics workshop for the students and alumni of King’s College London. The session formed part of the Bright Initiative’s extensive global education programme and took place during King’s College’s Focus on […]

Bright Data Supports Data-Driven Solutions to the Climate Emergency With Subak Joining The Bright Initiative

Subak, the world’s first global non-profit accelerator to fight the climate crisis, has become part of The Bright Initiative – a global program to use public web data to drive positive change; Initiative will make Bright Data’s technology and services available to Subak-supported startups working to tackle climate change; Partnership comes as The Bright Initiative […]

Reflections on the National Data Strategy Forum and data priorities going forward

I was delighted to take part in the inaugural meeting of the National Data Strategy (NDS) Forum early this summer as it represented clear progress on a vital agenda. As one of the world’s most powerful web-data collection platforms, Bright Data of course has a vested interest in the success of the NDS. We are […]

Bright Data Takes Part in First Meeting of the UK Government’s National Data Strategy Forum

Bright Data has strengthened its support for the UK’s National Data Strategy (NDS) by taking part in the first meeting of the Forum established by the UK Government. Bright’s CEO, Or Lenchner, joined an invited group of experts and industry leaders at the meeting in June, which was Co-Chaired by Rt Hon John Whittingdale OBE […]

Data for good lights the way for The Bright Initiative

One of the most well-known uses of public online data is for market research and competitive analysis. However, that is merely the tip of the iceberg in the potential use of openly available online data. Beyond profit-making, web-based data use can drive critical academic research, fight social injustice, respond to large-scale crises, and improve community well-being […]

With Over 100 Educational and Social Organisations On-board, Bright Data Releases New Impact Report for The Bright Initiative

Bright Data, a leading data collection platform, has released an impact report on The Bright Initiative, its social responsibility and educational program. In its inaugural six months, the Bright Initiative has worked with over 100 organisations, including 85+ academic institutions, 35+ NPOs, NGOs and other public bodies.

Global Initiative from Bright Data Supports Delivery of National Data Strategy Through Partnership With Multiple UK Organisations

A global initiative to ensure that online data helps drive positive change around the world is working with a host of UK organisations to support delivery of the country’s National Data Strategy (NDS). The Bright Initiative, which has been established by leadingВ data collection platformВ Bright Data (formerly Luminati Networks), is investing considerable resources and expertise to […]

Bright Data to Help UK Students Develop Data Skills Through Partnership With Leading Charity upReach

Leading data collection platform Bright Data (formerly Luminati Networks) is progressing its support for the UK’s National Data Strategy (NDS) by helping to build data skills among students at multiple universities through its Bright Initiative, which works to ensure that online data helps drive positive change around the world.

Bright Initiative Supports Data for Good with Capabilities from Bright Data

Bright DataВ (formerly Luminati Networks), a leading online data collection platform, today announced the latest developments within theВ Bright InitiativeВ program, which works with academic institutions, NGOs, NPOs, and public sector bodies to drive positive change. The Bright Initiative encompasses dozens of social responsibility and educational initiatives, delivers aid in crisis response situations, contributes to government programs, and […]

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