Using ‘Data for Good’ to Control the Pandemic

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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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