Virtual lecture: How is the public responding to COVID-19?

What if we could more accurately, in real-time, assess how the public is responding to COVID-19? Is social distancing widespread? How can we more effectively target public health messaging? In this virtual lecture hosted by the University of Toronto’s Dalla Lana School of Public Health on March 26th, RIWI CEO Neil Seeman shared RIWI’s origins […]

CBC: What you need to know about the future of the gig economy

The CBC has highlighted RIWI data in What you need to know about the future of the gig economy — whether you’re in it now or not. The article is based on previous RIWI research (the future of online-enabled ‘gig’ work) and features our Head of Global Research, Danielle Goldfarb. “To complement existing economic measures […]

RIWI Migration Data in New WFP/IOM Report

RIWI works closely with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to conduct the Migration Pulse, an initiative to understand the challenges and needs of people in transit, and to measure social cohesion between migrant and host communities in countries of interest. The Migration Pulse data in Libya is used in tandem with the International […]

RIWI at MERLTech: Global Perceptions of Gender-Based Violence Online

Along with the American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative (ABA ROLI) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), RIWI presented the findings from the largest and most diverse study of online gender-based violence at the Monitoring, Evaluation, Research, and Learning Technology (MERLTech) conference. Over 40,000 respondents from 15 countries completed the survey, […]

RIWI CEO Interview with Public Entrepreneur

RIWI CEO Neil Seeman shares his thoughts on generating global smart data to address the world’s biggest and toughest issues in the latest issue of Public Entrepreneur, published by the Canadian Securities Exchange. Read about RIWI’s unique product offerings, and see key RIWI data featured in the full article, accessible here.

RIWI CEO Podcast with Canadian Securities Exchange

RIWI CEO Neil Seeman sat down with the Canadian Securities Exchange TV podcast hosts to discuss all things data, and what it takes to operate in the fast-paced global data market. Seeman speaks to how RIWI leverages machine learning, and shares his thoughts on the new reality of investing in the tech world. Listen until […]

RIWI CEO Interview by Proactive Investors

RIWI CEO Neil Seeman sat down with Proactive Investors to discuss technology, the global market for data collection, and what the future holds for RIWI in a September 13, 2019 interview. See the full article here.

RIWI at TEDxToronto 2019

RIWI Head of Global Research, Danielle Goldfarb, will be presenting at TEDxToronto on October 26, 2019. In preparation for the event, the TEDx team interviewed Danielle, discussing her biggest challenge, where she looks for inspiration, and what society needs to spend more time thinking about. Read the interview here.