Due to the Coronavirus epidemic currently affecting France, CASD immediately implemented preventive measures with the aim of ensuring the continuity of your business.
By order of the Vice-President of the Council of State dated July 15, 2020, Mr. François Weil, State Councillor, was appointed Chairman of the Statistical Secrecy Committee, replacing Mr. Jean-Eric Schoettl.
Around thirty volunteers from the Constance Cohort, who have been working together as an association since June 2020, attended a videoconference presentation on how the CASD and the SD-box work.
CASD has purchased Tesla T4 GPGPU cards. They should allow drastic acceleration of Deep Learning training and inference, Machine Learning, or data analysis processing.
It will meet starting at 2:30 p.m. to take stock of the surveys produced and the use of administrative databases on the theme of pensions. [Registration & Agenda].
An article stating the need to use trusted third parties to verify the results of studies based on confidential data.
The CASD Director was auditioned on September 24 by the mission on data and source code policy led by Mr. Eric Bothorel, Member of Parliament.
A 20-year anniversary conference of the Canadian Network of Research Data Centres (CRDCN) in cooperation with Statistics Canada from October 1 to 28
With the Covid-19 pandemic, clinical and epidemiological data have obviously been in the front line with, in particular, investigations launched in collaboration with large cohorts including Constances, hosted at the CASD. To measure the social and economic impact of the…
This diploma helps to understand how to manage scientific data.
The Constance Cohort consists of a random sample of more than 200,000 volunteers between the ages of 18 and 69 at the time of their inclusion in the cohort, whose structure is proportional to the population for sex, age and…
Bpifrance has just published a report on one of its business financing support schemes produced by two economists on the CASD.
Jean-Luc Tavernier, Director General of INSEE, spoke at the OECD on 25 June to present access to microdata in France.
The ministerial statistical service of Justice has opened the statistical source of the criminal record to research.
Interview with Jamal ATIF, Professor at Dauphine – PSL, Deputy Scientific Director of the PRAIRIE Institute.
Following the call for expressions of interest, 3 projects were selected. The data will be made available via the CASD.
The activity of official statistics in 2019, the international context and compliance with good practice in European statistics and the assessment and outlook for ESL issues are detailed.
His interview and the dossier produced by Le Monde can be found here (in french).
By choosing LibreOffice as their office suite, researchers can reduce the monthly cost of their next project subscription.
Wherever workplaces were closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the problem of access to confidential data immediately arose…
Within the framework of the IDAN network, the CASD and the German research center FDZ have jointly published this report.
The Commission nationale de l’informatique et des libertés (CNIL) presents its control strategy for the coming year…
The statistical services of the ministries in charge of labour and the environment have opened access to their data to North America.
Citing the data used for research is just as important as citing bibliographic references…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI) is looking for research projects around Parcoursup.
In this webinar, we explain which datasets are available and how researchers can gain access to these rich resources.
Antoine BOZIO highlights in particular the transformative impact of access to the new data made available by the DGFiP.
This first report comes one year after the launch of the major renovation of capital taxation before a multi-year evaluation.
The work of researchers conducted in research centres abroad on French data has increased.
Gabrielle FACK, professor at the University of Paris Dauphine and Jérôme DEAUVIEAU, professor at the Ecole Normale Supérieure, are appointed.
CASD was cited in The New York Times as an example of a secure infrastructure for accessing detailed data.
CASD and the Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation have signed an agreement for the next availability of data on CIFRE.
The conference organised by CASD and the German Institute for Employment Research (IAB) took place on 28 and 29 March.
This platform will allow the filing and follow-up of requests for access to detailed data falling within the competence of the Secret Committee.
France Stratégie conducted a study to situate France in terms of the production of public policy impact assessments in relation to six comparable countries.
New year, new future: the creation of the public interest group (GIP) CASD was published in journal officiel du 29 décembre 2018.
“On the privacy conscientious use of mobile phone data”, par Yves Alexandre de Montjoye et al. est paru dans la revue Nature en décembre 2018.
As part of the “Artificial Intelligence (AI)” plan announced by the President of the Republic, the State wishes to support the launch of “AI Challenges”.
To answer these questions, we have designed new functionalities on our website to present the work carried out on the CASD according to the following three axes: – project descriptions, – the data sources used, – and the publications produced.…
At its offices in Palaiseau on 11 September 2018, CASD held a day dedicated to French and German employee /employer data with the participation of INSEE and IAB (Institute for Employment Research at the German Federal Employment Agency). Over 60 participants attended a very detailed presentation of the Annual Declarations of Social Data (DADS).
CASD has organized, in collaboration with INSEE and IAB, a day dedicated to employee / employer data on Tuesday, 11 September 2018.
SAVE THE DATE_Advances in Social Sciences Using Administrative and Survey Data
First French-German conference on research based on confidential administrative and survey data
March 28-29, 2019, Paris, France
A digital identity that captures and verifies researcher-specific information that data managers need before sharing their data with the researcher.
A partnership between Archives of France, National Archives and CASD has been signed in order to initiate a joined thinking on challenges and guidelines to archive and how to communicate to researchers.
The journal Economie et Statistique is launching a call for papers for a special issue entitled “Youth and Transitions to Adulthood”.
A conference was held on Thursday, 29 March, following the release of the Villani report on artificial intelligence. Many topics were discussed organized around the three main themes of research and training, societal impacts, and economic policies. Questions like: Can AI enter the University? Can AI replace our jobs? At what stage of AI evolution are we today? How can we organize research and training to better develop AI knowledge in France and Europe? Can we trust algorithms? And more
Access from the United States and Canada to INSEE Data Coming Soon
The request to be able to work on French data from the United States and Canada has continually increased. INSEE, in its desire to support research, has just decided to allow access to its data via CASD SD-Boxes provided to North America.
Mr Schoettl, Honorary State Councillor, has been appointed to succeed Mr Gaeremynck as Chairman of the Statistical Secret Committee.
CASD coordinates the implementation of a cross-border collaboration between secure access data center : French, British, German and Dutch. The aim is to facilitate the access to data for researchers of these countries, avoiding them work trips and enabling them…
On February 14, the Secretary of State in charge of digital technology, Mr. MAHJOUBI, came to the Saclay plateau.
CASD coordinates the establishment of collaboration between French, British, German and Dutch secure access centres.
The CASD has taken into account the security vulnerabilities revealed at the beginning of 2018, Spectrum and Meltdown, which affect microprocessors.
In order to comply to the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR EU-2016/679), a new draft of the law relating to computers, files and civil was published on 13 December 2017 and is currently under review by the French Parliamant.
What consequences will this new bill have on data access for scientific research ?
Since March 2016, CASD has made PMSI data (Program of Medicalization of Information Systems) available to ATIH authorized users (Technical Agency for Information on the Hospitalization of Health Data) in the best work and safety conditions possible.
The report The Promise of Evidence-Based Policymaking, commissioned by the US Congress, has been released. The goal consists in helping increase the transparency and quality of public policy making by better mobilizing existing data, especially administrative data, while taking into…
With the call for projects from the Single Inter-Ministerial Fund, CASD can provide a turnkey Big Data and Data science platform for the processing of sensitive data.
CASD has grown significantly since the last service evaluation survey in 2014. In an effort to improve the quality of its services and to better meet the expectations of its growing number of users, anonymous evaluation surveys were conducted. Overall,…