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Exploring the power of generative AI - insights from our hackathon.

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Using generative AI safely and securely for civil servants. "You are open and collaborative".

Fahad Anwar, Head of the Software Engineering Practice at the ONS, provides an overview of the 3 day hackathon on the use of Generative AI (GitHub Copilot) and shares valuable insights into the significance of embracing AI in the pursuit of enhanced productivity and innovation in software development.

Taking a digital approach to the COVID infection survey

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The start page of the COVID-19 online survey

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.