This Wednesday, 8 Jul, data.org is partnering with the International Innovation Corps (based at the University of Chicago) to host a free webinar exploring the “Challenges and Opportunities of Data Science during the Covid-19 Pandemic” from 9:00 – 10:00pm SGT / 6:30 – 7:30pm IST. Please find the live registration link here.
The webinar will feature international panellists and audience members, including students, researchers, development practitioners, and social sector professionals, from around the world.
The hour-long webinar will cover the following topics:
- Applications of data science in Covid-19 response efforts within multiple verticals such as health, livelihoods, MSMEs, and media, as well as the private sector
- Emerging challenges and opportunities related to the Covid-19 pandemic
- Novel insights and solutions that data analysis has allowed them to unlock
- Thoughts on the future of the data science for social impact movement