Numbers to power?

  • Statistics in politics
  • In dialogue

The current Corona pandemic has shown the important role that data and statistics play in policy making.
In a panel discussion on the occasion of the symposium of the German Working Group on Statistics 2021, representatives from science and politics will use the example of the Corona pandemic to discuss which data need to be collected in order to support political decision-making with suitable models and statistics.

Prof. Helmut Küchenhoff, statistician at the LMU Munich
Dr. Walter Radermacher, former President of the Federal Statistical Office and Director General of Eurostat
Christin Schäfer, founder of the Data Science Boutique acs plus and member of the Data Ethics Commission of the German Federal Government

Moderation: Joachim Müller-Jung, Science Editor of the FAZ

In cooperation with the Symposium of the German Working Group on Statistics


Free online event

Admission is free.