[CODATA-international] CODATA Connect: Webinar 2: Data science enlightening the path for resilient cities to fight COVID-19 - recording and presentations are live now

Asha CODATA asha at codata.org
Thu May 14 05:16:25 EDT 2020

The CODATA Connect Early Career and Alumni Network
<https://codata.org/initiatives/strategic-programme/codata-connect/> held
the second in its webinar series on Smart and Resilient Cities on Monday 11

Data science enlightening the path for resilient cities to fight COVID-19:
Case studies from Pune (India) and Medellín (Colombia).

The speakers were:

   - Mahesh Harhare, Chief Resilience Officer, Pune City (download
   - Jairo Espinosa, Full Professor, Universidad Nacional de Colombia (download

This webinar presented insightful case studies on two cities’ responses to
COVID-19.  Participants found out how Pune (India) and Medellín (Colombia)
have responded and learnt lessons with regard to policies, interventions
and activities to respond to COVID-19 while taking action to mitigate the
effect on their economies.

The speakers and participants discussed the following issues:

   - Using data and working to keep people safe, healthy and connected
   during these challenging times;
   - Real-time adaptations to changes in the business and economic
   - Building trust in communities and developing plans to face the
   economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The recording of the webinar is available here. https://vimeo.com/418100057

Download the poster

With very best wishes,

Asha on behalf of CODATA Connect Leads, Shaily Gandhi and Felix Enyiam, and
Simon Hodson, CODATA Executive Director.


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