Wed, Apr 22, 2020

The role of tech, data, and leadership in pandemic geopolitics and recovery post-COVID

In the News by Atlantic Council

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On April 22, 2020, Vint Cerf, Sue Gordon, Melissa Flagg, and Terry Halvorsen participated in a Webit virtual panel titled “Pandemic geopolitics and recovery post-COVID,” moderated by David Bray, the Director of the Atlantic Council’s GeoTech Center, on the role of tech, data, and leadership in the global response to and recovery from COVID-19.

They discussed what tech innovators and world leaders can do regarding the long-term global recovery, with great insights from an august panel of experts who both amplify and inform the mission of the GeoTech Center amid this period of global turbulence.

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