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Will Poynter

CLOSER United Kingdom


Technical Manager, CLOSER, University College London (UCL)

Will is the lead engineer for CLOSER Discovery, a search engine that allows researchers to explore the content of eight leading UK longitudinal studies. Will has been sharing his work, and the work of his team, among academics and industry professionals, and is working on innovative methods for the storage and accessibility of big data. Before joining UCL, Will was the Chief Technology Officer at Research Through Gaming, and before that the Chief Information Officer at The Future Place.

Twitter: @WillPoynter