The Workshop

The Annual Workshop on Survey Methodology has been conducted by the Regional Center for Studies on the Development of the Information Society ( of the Brazilian Network Information Center ( since 2010 to discuss emerging topics on ICT data production within the ICT data community.


The 10th edition of the Workshop on Survey Methodology, coorganized by the National School of Statistical Sciences (ENCE) of the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE), will be conducted entirely online through a series of five webinars addressing the impacts of Artificial Intelligence (AI) for the future of ICT data production and other societal implications


Webinar I: A Humanistic and Ethical Approach to AI
  • Keynote: Sasha Rubel, Unesco

    Invited Talk:

    Sacha Alanoca, The Future Society

    María Paz Canales, Derechos Digitales

    Edson Prestes, UFRGS 

Webinar II: Public Statistics on AI
  • Keynote: Luis Aranda, OECD

    Invited Talk:

    • Evyatar Kirschberg, CBS Israel
    • Mark Uhrbach, Statistics Canada
    • Pierre Montagnier, OECD

Webinar III: Statistics for Citizenship
  • Keynote: Alan Smith, Financial Times

    Invited Talk:

    • Denise Britz, ENCE
    • Natália Mazotte, Open Knowledge Brasil

Webinar IV: Alternative Approaches for Data Production in the context of COVID-19
  • Keynote 1: Francesca Perucci, UNSD

    Keynote 2: Andres Gutierrez Rojas, UNECLAC

    Invited Talk:

    • Eduardo Rios, IBGE
    • Marcelo Pitta,

Webinar V: Alternative Sources for Data Production in the context of COVID-19
  • Keynote: Frauke Kreuter, Maryland Population Research Center 

    Invited Talk:

    • Lorena Barbiera, USP
    • João Porto de Albuquerque, Warwick University



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