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WHY DATA FAIRNESS IS IMPORTANT IN THE CORPORATE WORLD
Data standards are important to make sure that you get the most from your data. As we digitalize industry, following standards makes data easier to work with and thus much more impactful. Since 2016, a group of data principles has been nicely articulated using the acronym FAIR. The principles are not particularly novel; they are mostly common sense. But their easy-to-understand articulation has helped numerous countries and organizations to sign up to promoting and using them. This blog will focus on how these principles apply in industry, rather than public research organizations.