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Sat, Dec 12, 2020

Why Biden’s agriculture Secretary will matter

The Atlantic Council's Claire Branley and David Bray break down what to expect from Biden's pickā€”and how tech and big data can usher in the next agricultural revolution.

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United States and Canada

Fri, Dec 11, 2020

Biden’s Susan Rice pick shows how domestic policy is becoming international

President-elect Biden has named one of America's leading foreign-affairs veterans to a surprising position: as a top advisor on domestic policy.

Fast Thinking

United States and Canada

Wed, Dec 9, 2020

Event Recap | AgriTechAction 2020

On Tuesday, November 17 the GeoTech Center hosted AgriTechAction 2020, a three-day conference that explored the relationship between agriculture and technology, with the goal for future solutions to food security challenges to be accessible and sustainable for all. In the conference, experts and leaders in agriculture, technology, and national security came together to discuss and help guide the further deployment of data and technology in agriculture; specifically in food production, processing, distribution, security, efficiency, and sustainability

Event Recap by Borja Prado, Claire Branley

Climate Change & Climate Action Inclusive Growth

Claire Branley joins the Atlantic Council Geotech Center after graduating from the University of Washington with a B.S. in Public Health and Global Health. She was a research assistant in the Moussavi-Harami Lab, uncovering gene therapies for inherited heart disease. She is also deeply passionate about the prevention of disease and has assisted several maternal and child health research projects and volunteered in farm-to-food pantry initiatives to decrease food insecurity in the Seattle area. Her interests include chronic disease burden, global food security, and promoting interdisciplinary solutions.