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Liz Harrison

Liz Harrison

Data and Insight Manager,
London Borough of Hackney

Liz has worked within local government for the last decade working with organisations to help them maximise the benefit of the data they hold to improve service delivery for our residents and businesses. In the London Borough of Hackney, the Data & Insight team are working to employ data science capability to better understand vulnerability to homelessness and where we could better support our Hackney Homes residents with earlier intervention to support them in times of need.

  • Analysing how councils are successfully utilising data to form a clear view of a borough’s residents
  • Exploring how the housing sector can also harness information on local residents in order to cater to their needs locally
  • Discussing the potential behind open data and exploring the most simple and cost-effective way of providing data in a useful way
  • Looking at the potential for the housing sector in Identifying households at risk and target tailored support to people before they reached crisis point and using data to proactively tackle poverty and prevent homelessness
  • Identifying the ability to harness housing statistics and form collaborations between housing associations and the council to tackle key concerns around issues such as tenancy sustainment and homelessness