Programme

9:30 – 10:00 Registration of participants
Coffee
10:00 – 10:45 Official opening
10:00 – 10:20 New Challenges of Statistics – Mart Mägi, Director General of Statistics Estonia
10:20 – 10:45 Putting users first – Emanuele Baldacci, Director of Methodology, corporate statistical and IT services of Eurostat
10:45 – 12:40 Session 1 – Good practices in using Eurostat data – moderator Märt Treier, journalist
10:45 – 11:00 How to respond to consumers’ expectations and draw their attention – Alan Vask, Statistics Estonia
11.00—11.10 Coffee break
11:10 – 11:30 Numbers and truth – Siim Kallas, Estonian politician
11. 30 – 11:50 Analysis of alcohol consumption among Estonian residents – Marje Josing, Estonian Institute of Economic Research
11. 50 – 12:10 Using Eurostat data in economic analyses at Eesti Pank – Orsolya Soosaar, Eesti Pank
12:10 – 12:30 Significant or interesting facts? – Marti Aavik, newspaper Postimees, journalist
12:30 – 12:40 Session 1 discussion
   
12:40 – 13:30 Lunch (Buffet)
   
13:30 – 15:15 Session 2 – Eurostat microdata serving the researcher – moderator Märt Treier
13:30 – 13:55 Socioeconomic inequality in health and access to healthcare – Ave Roots, University of Tartu
 13:55 – 14:20 Distributive effects of tax support policy changes on households’ incomes – Alari Paulus, Praxis Centre for Policy Studies
14:20 – 14:45 A comparison of educational outcomes and transfers of vocational and secondary education graduates based on the European Labour Force Survey and Adult Education Survey – Eve-Liis Roosmaa ja Liisa Martma, Tallinn University
14:45 – 15:05 Big data and statistics – Toomas Kirt, Statistics Estonia
15:05 – 15:15 Session 2 discussion
15:15 – 15:30 Conference Conclusions