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Event Recap April 1, 2020

Event recap | Using data for good in the fight against COVID-19

By the GeoTech Center

On April 1, 2020, Mr. Eric Sapp, CEO of Public Democracy and Dr. David Bray, Director of the Atlantic Council’s GeoTech Center, emceed a live video discussion title “Using Data for Good in the Fight Against COVID-19.”

This 1-hour live discussion considered of two panels, and was part of the Skoll World Forum’s virtual discussions this week on Collective Strength. Some of the world’s top data experts shared their insights into the latest data solutions in the fight against COVID-19 and how data can help with both short- and long-term recovery efforts around the world. The two panels included leading data experts from the Atlantic Council GeoTech Center, Public Democracy, Dun & Bradstreet, The Ad Council, LiveRamp, Splunk, Datavant, and Singularity University some of whom are working with the World Health Organization.

The GeoTech Center champions positive paths forward that societies can pursue to ensure new technologies and data empower people, prosperity, and peace.

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