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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Wed, Mar 24, 2021

Event recap | Data science and social entrepreneurship

An episode of the GeoTech Hour featuring data scientists and entrepreneurs who discuss how to employ tech for good.

GeoTech Cues by the GeoTech Center

Digital Policy Inclusive Growth

Wed, Mar 17, 2021

Event recap | Coordinating data privacy and the public interest

This episode of the GeoTech Hour focuses on data usage and employing data trusts to maximize individual privacy and private sector benefits.

GeoTech Cues by the GeoTech Center

Digital Policy International Norms

Wed, Mar 10, 2021

Event recap | Artificial intelligence, the internet, and the future of data: Where will we be in 2045?

An episode of the GeoTech Hour where panelists look towards the future of artificial intelligence, discussing the GeoTech Decade ahead and beyond to 2045.

GeoTech Cues by the GeoTech Center

Digital Policy Internet of Things

Wed, Feb 24, 2021

Event recap | Synthetic data, privacy, and the future of trust

A live GeoTech Hour where panelists discussedartificial intelligence and how to address the legal and ethical privacy concerns associated with synthetic data.

Event Recap by the GeoTech Center

Africa Coronavirus

Wed, Feb 10, 2021

Event recap | The geopolitics of emerging tech during the pandemic

A GeoTech Hour with panelists sharing insights on lessons learned, ongoing challenges, and requisite next steps to be taken when considering the intersection of geopolitics, modern technologies, and COVID-19 pandemic.

Event Recap by the GeoTech Center

Coronavirus Cybersecurity

Sun, Jan 10, 2021

Cole’s “Burn In” named to best sci-fi of 2020 list by Polyon

Polygon, a video game publication, named Burn In, co-authored by Forward Defense non-resident senior fellow August Cole, to its top sci-fi and fantasy books of 2020. Burn In is a thriller at the intersection of robotics, artificial intelligence, and security.

In the News by Atlantic Council

Defense Technologies Drones

Wed, Nov 18, 2020

Huawei’s push in Russia exploits Kremlin fears of Western technology

With Moscow yearning for an alternative to Western technology and the United States on a campaign to throw Huawei out of Europe and East Asia, the Chinese telecom giant sensed opportunity in Russia.

New Atlanticist by Justin Sherman

China Cybersecurity

Mon, Nov 9, 2020

A presidential agenda for the GeoTech Decade that uplifts people, prosperity, and peace

For both the good of the United States and the world, it will be his duty to ensure the United States emerges from the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, the deep economic recession, and its polarized society, renewed, revitalized, and rebuilt. Leveraging new technologies will be an integral part of that mission.

GeoTech Cues by David Bray

Internet Internet of Things

Thu, Oct 29, 2020

Manning in Foreign Policy: The US finally has a Sputnik moment with China

In the News by Atlantic Council

China Digital Policy

Tue, Oct 13, 2020

Trouble underway: Seven perspectives on maritime cybersecurity

With greater than 90 percent of all global trade tonnage transported by sea and vital global energy networks, maritime infrastructure has never been more essential and yet also more at risk.

New Atlanticist by Cyber Statecraft Initiative

Cybersecurity Internet