We're interested in the power that data has to transform the way we see the world, and our ability to change it.
New types of data analytics, drawing on new and varied sources of data, can help companies, cities, public services and countries do things better.
Nesta is working at the cutting edge of data and healthcare, involving patients in generating data for research and better care.
We're using supervised machine learning and interactive data visualisation to better understand future labour market needs.
We aim to become to the world's leading centre for quantitative research on the creative economy. We also want to provide governments with many examples of how data can reform public services.
Examples of some of work on data analytics can be viewed below.