Using ‘Data for Good’ to Control the Pandemic

Neil Sweeney, Founder and CEO of Killi,  is featured in Dark Reading discussing the ability to leverage data for good in regards to the recent COVID-19 Pandemic.

The tech community should unite to develop and distribute a universal COVID-19 contact-tracing application. Here’s why and how.

As governments around the world cope and contemplate how to deal with a once-in-a-lifetime health threat, serious questions are being raised about the role of technology in helping to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

COVID-19 should be gone, but it’s not. In fact, we are now awaiting a potential second wave of the pandemic. During this time, it is imperative that our leaders in government, industry, and technology take a closer look at what is and isn’t working with COVID-19 tracing applications in order to put the necessary steps in place for more effective tracing before the next wave hits.

 

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