The Intelligent Welfare State
Better welfare through better decisions:
An analytics-driven approach to serving the public
A Nordic perspective
Empowerment through big data and analytics
Citizens of the Nordic welfare states enjoy a high level of public service. But a complex cocktail of factors is putting the delivery of high-level services under pressure. From the needs of an aging population to addressing structural unemployment and preventing unlawful or fraudulent benefit claims, costs are mounting while political and public expectation is growing. Government officials are compelled to take an analytical approach that enables them to:
- Unlock the value in public data to pinpoint potential savings and improvements.
- Calculate and compare predictive scenarios for optimal decision-making.
- Improve anti-fraud efforts with newest technology.
- Get the decisioning-capabilities based on data and analytics allowing clearer recommendation and reporting to managers and stakeholders in civil society.
On-Demand Webinars: Risk-Based Supervision & Control
Learn from use-cases how your organizations can improve efficiency and results with your inspection. The webinars will highlight some of the techniques being used to create more focused and correct inspections, ranging from business-rules and forecasting to self-learning AI algorithms.
Why governments should use big data and analytics
Across the public sector, analytical tools have the potential to unlock answers. Analytics can be applied across public functions providing insight from detailed data, whether you are an elected or appointed official, a planner or a principal, at a national or very local level.
Interested to learn more? Here is our recommended reading
Public data and information is abundant. In order to harness its potential, government bodies need to become analytical, data-driven organizations that know how to structure, analyze, report and act – based on insight.
Learn how SAS helps governments make smarter decisions with analytics
The Danish Fisheries Agency sees potential in using SAS® Adaptive Learning & Intelligent Agent System to improve accuracy in risk-based controls
SAS showed great initiative in keeping the eye on the ball and focus on the results.
in detecting potential misconduct.
The solutions you need to unlock the value of your data
SAS develops applications of analytics to serve needs across the public sector and across the analytical life cycle: From data collection to management, storage, cloud application and analysis – all the way to the visual presentation of findings to stakeholders.
AI & Machine Learning
New AI techniques can automate complex tasks and unlock previously hidden insights across the spectrum of public sector data.
Effectively manage all critical data regardless of size, type or location. Embrace efficiency and improve integration.
Internet of Things
Through advanced IoT analytics with embedded AI and machine learning, SAS enables governments large and small to make better decisions in real time – from service delivery to public safety.
Detection & Investigation
Using multiple techniques – automated business rules, predictive modeling, text mining, exception reporting, network link analysis – SAS enables governments to detect, prevent and more effectively manage both opportunistic and professional fraud.