Wed, May 6, 2020

Video: Why COVID-19 requires both industry and nations to transform how they collaborate

Event Recap by Atlantic Council

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On May 01, 2020 – Vala Afshar, Ray Wang, and David Bray, PhD shared perspectives on Why COVID-19 requires industry and nations to transform how they collaborate as part of a live video discussion on the transformative nature of the pandemic and post-COVID-19 era ahead.

This live discussion included what CEOs of companies could do to adapt their organizations and lead in the post-COVID-19 era. The discussion also highlighted the efforts of the Atlantic Council GeoTech Center in championing positive paths forward that nations, economies, and societies can pursue to ensure new technologies and data empower people, prosperity, and peace — a mission focus that remains especially salient amid the current pandemic response and recovery.

Details about the GeoTech Center’s specific efforts amid the pandemic are available here:

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Be Benevolent,
Be Bold, and
Be Brave in our challenging times. 

We all can lead. Positive “change agents” — individuals willing to work across sectors and nations to help illuminate better ways through the shared turbulence we are experiencing — are needed now more than ever. We hope you’ll join the good fight against the COVID-19 disruptions alongside us.

The post-COVID-19 world: GeoTech and the pandemic

Learn what the Atlantic Council GeoTech Center has done since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. View our video recaps. Read our analyses. Glean insights on how tech, data, and leadership can ensure the world gets through the pandemic and we build a better post-COVID-19 world together.

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