RIWI Predicts the 2017 Australian Same-Sex Marriage Referendum

RIWI successfully predicted the outcome of the Australian same-sex marriage referendum based on a Viacom / RIWI survey which revealed 60% support for same-sex marriage in Australia – nearly matching the 61.6% result of the public referendum in Australia (conducted officially in Australia via the country’s postal service between September 12 and November 7 2017). […]

Data Driven Policy Development Using Citizen Voice

In this webinar, RIWI’s Global Head, Citizen Engagement, Eric Meerkamper, discusses how RIWI technology is used to gather citizen opinion data for data-driven policy development and program initiatives, highlighting examples of RIWI’s applications in global monitoring and evaluation. RIWI has collected opinion data on topics such as food security, gender equality, and public support for […]

RIWI profiled in Fall 2017 Issue of MicroCap Review

RIWI was featured as a Cover Story Company Profile in Fall 2017 Issue of MicroCap Review: “Ever since my graduate work at Harvard studying the misery after a pandemic or terrorist attack, I’ve been fixated on one problem: How do you obtain scientifically reliable, random and predictive data about people’s true fears, actions and behavior from anywhere in the […]

RIWI and A Beautiful World: NYU

“We desperately need to understand the truth, no matter how ugly that truth may be.” – Neil Seeman, Chairman and CEO, RIWI Corp. – Listen to a presentation for New York University on April 7, 2017 by RIWI CEO Neil Seeman, where he discusses RIWI’s vision and patented technology that uncovers the truth anywhere in […]

Washington Post: What an innovative new survey technique reveals about Bahraini public opinion

RIWI’s RDIT and data were highlighted in the Washington Post from a study conducted with the University of Toronto’s Munk School of Global Affairs and Digital Public Square in Bahrain. As researchers Peter Loewen, Janice Stein and Farhaan Ladhani explain, “Scientific public opinion surveys are typically a way to move beyond impressionistic readings of popular […]

RIWI Zika Sentiment Data Profiled in The Guardian: Many Latin Americans lack faith in handling of crisis

As the Zika virus continues to spread rapidly through the Americas, RIWI conducted a survey in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, and Venezuela to track people’s varying levels of confidence in government and public health authorities. Read more on this exclusive data RIWI shared with The Guardian. Photograph: Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters

Georgetown Journal: Turkey’s Election Turmoil

In the ten days prior to the elections in Turkey on November 1, 2015, Turkish in-market data companies are prohibited from publishing their poll results. RIWI’s virtual survey from thousands of miles away continued, and its data published in a Special Edition of the Georgetown Journal of International Affairs on October 28, 2015 showed increasing […]

Headspace showcases RIWI data at the 3rd International Conference on Youth Mental Health

RIWI is excited to have conducted a study on youth mental health for Headspace, the National Youth Mental Health Foundation, earlier this year. The study gathered data from over 2,000 respondents in each of the following countries: Australia, Canada, Denmark, Ireland, Israel, New Zealand, United Kingdom, and USA. The results were presented by Debra Rickwood, […]

“World Survey of Mental Illness Stigma” in the Journal of Affective Disorders

RIWI’s CEO, CTO and colleagues at the University of Toronto have published “World Survey of Mental Illness Stigma” in the Journal of Affective Disorders. The study’s objective was to obtain rapid and reproducible opinions that address mental illness stigma around the world. “We know from many international leaders in the mental health policy community that […]