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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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Tue, Apr 28, 2020

Foresight and democracy during a period of growing polarization, turbulence, and misinformation

On April 23, 2020 -- Sheila Ronis, Leon Fuerth, Lin Wells, and David Bray held a live virtual roundtable on the topic of "Foresight and Democracy During a Period of Growing Polarization, Turbulence, and Misinformation?"

GeoTech Cues

Civil Society Coronavirus

Fri, Apr 24, 2020

Hunter in The Ledger: Breaking our civic fever

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Civil Society Coronavirus

Thu, Apr 23, 2020

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

On April 22, 2020 - Vint Cerf, Sue Gordon, Melissa Flagg, Terry Halvorsen shared perspectives on "Pandemic geopolitics and recovery post-COVID" as part of a live video discussion moderated by David Bray, PhD, Atlantic Council GeoTech Center Director on the role of tech, data, and leadership in the global response to and recovery from COVID-19.

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Thu, Apr 23, 2020

Design choices of Central Bank Digital Currencies will transform digital payments and geopolitics

In this analysis, the Atlantic Council GeoTech Center examines the geopolitical implications of Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) and calls for the United States to lead on setting standards for CBDC and financial technology.

GeoTech Cues by Nikhil Raghuveera (Guest Author)

Civil Society Digital Policy
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Tue, Apr 21, 2020

Earth Day 2020 call for action: Mitigating the global food crises associated with COVID-19

At the beginning of April, the Atlantic Council GeoTech Center published an data-driven analysis examining “Global food security during COVID-19”. This follow-up report dives into three specific food security concerns informed by that data and presents three solutions that world leaders can implement now to get ahead of the negative impacts of COVID-19 on the global food supply.

GeoTech Cues by Sara-Jayne Terp, Sahil Shah (Guest Author), and Molly Jahn (Guest Author)

Civil Society Coronavirus

Tue, Apr 21, 2020

Video recap: Strategic standards now, so people can return to work soon

On April 20, 2020 - Dame Wendy Hall, Declan Kiranne, Jay Williams, Daniella Taveau, and John Ackerly shared perspectives on "Strategic standards now, so people can return to work soon" as part of a live video discussion moderated by Dr. David Bray, Atlantic Council GeoTech Center Director.

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Fri, Apr 17, 2020

Video recap: What technologies, investments, and policy actions could help us rebuild from COVID-19 on a global scale

On April 16, 2020 - Dr. David Brin and Dr. Kathryn Newcomer shared perspectives on "What technologies, investments, and policy actions could help us rebuild from COVID-19 on a global scale" as part of a live video discussion moderated by Dr. David Bray, Atlantic Council GeoTech Center Director.

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Civil Society Coronavirus

Thu, Apr 16, 2020

Video recap: Why data trusts could help us better respond and rebuild from COVID-19 globally

On April 15, 2020 - Lord Tim Clement-Jones and Dame Wendy Hall shared perspectives on "Why data trusts could help us better respond and rebuild from COVID-19 globally" as part of a live video discussion moderated by David Bray, PhD, Atlantic Council GeoTech Center Director on the role of Data Trusts in the global response to and recovery from COVID-19.

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Thu, Apr 16, 2020

Connecting the unconnected for education, health, and employment

On April 08, 2020 -- Vint Cerf, Google's Chief Evangelist; Bill Callahan, National Digital Inclusion Alliance; Samantha Schartman-Cycyk, Marconi Society; Lin Wells, People Centered Internet; and David Bray, Director Atlantic Council GeoTech Center a live video discussion centered around "Connecting the Unconnected".

GeoTech Cues

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Mon, Apr 13, 2020

Tech, data, and leadership: pandemic geopolitics and recovery post-COVID

When: Wed, 22 April 11:00-12:00pm EDT Where: Co-hosted by the Atlantic Council GeoTech Center and WEBIT Virtual What: A virtual roundtable discussion on "the Coronavirus Crisis, Tech Innovation, and associated Geopolitical Impact" to include what tech innovators and world leaders can do re: the long-term global recovery.

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