Director, Emerging Data and Methods
Australian Bureau of Statistics
Ric established and currently leads a multidisciplinary research and development team in Methodology Division that delivers innovative capability solutions for official statistics. This work includes the investigation of new methods and technologies for representing, integrating and analysing complex digital information from diverse sources - such as survey and administrative collections, transactional data, and sensor measurements. Technical areas of current focus include the Semantic Web and linked data, machine intelligence, content extraction from unstructured data, and the interactive visualisation of multidimensional data.