We are proud to announce that Ceinwen Blake, Deputy Director of Digital, Data and Technology, has been named in the King’s Birthday 2023 Honours list. She has been awarded an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire), recognising her extraordinary work and IT service at The Office for National Statistics that has significantly contributed towards the service we provide to the nation.
Deputy Director Digital Delivery at the Office for National Statistics.
Previously, Head of Digital at the Planning Inspectorate and Deputy Director of IT & Head of Architecture, Analysis, UX and Portfolio at the Intellectual Property Office UK.
Set up in April 2020, the COVID-19 Infection Survey, led by the Office for National Statistics in partnership with the University of Oxford and the UK Health Security Agency, tracked the rates of COVID-19 infections, reinfections, and levels of immunity in the general population. This blog shares our digital approach, some of the insights, and what we've been doing to respond to future surveillance or survey data collection requests that may be required at short notice.
Arthur Wilcox catches up with Harrison Thompson to find out about his new role at the ONS and what it's like to be a DevSecOps engineer in our Cloud Division
Martin O'Brian, Deputy Director Digital Delivery, welcomes you to the new ONS blog and shares what you can expect from future posts.