Cracking the Code: Can Efficient COVID-19 Tracing & Privacy Co-Exist?

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    Contact tracing can feel like drudgery, but in an outbreak, it's vital to public health. During events like the current COVID-19 outbreak, technology can help make a daunting task more efficient and effective, but at what cost? Join us for this event to gain an in-depth understanding of how the technology behind contract tracing apps works, how companies can leverage the available tools, the impact on privacy, and the different approaches that are developing across the globe.


    • Ben Poiesz: Ben is a Group Product Manager at Google in the Privacy and Data Protection Office (PDPO).
    • Lauren Kitces: Lauren is an Associate at Squire Patton Boggs in the Data Privacy, Cybersecurity & Digital Assets Practice.
    • Lydia F de la Torre: Lydia is Of Counsel at Squire Patton Boggs, the editor of Golden Data, and an adjunct professor of comparative privacy law at Santa Clara University Law School.