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Learn about the roles open source technologies and communities are playing in international health and humanitarian efforts.

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Analyzing data on Corona-Warn-App's development shows how quickly open source can scale up to help stop disease outbreaks.
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Three ways to judge contact-tracking apps from the point of view of "openness."
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The benefits of the cloud are being brought into focus by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Analytics: Charts and Graphs

This dashboard enables anyone to review the global pandemic, a specific country's status, and compare data and trends across countries.
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From sanitization of equipment and facilities to plotting the spread of the virus, robots are playing an active role in combating COVID-19.
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I'll demonstrate how to create two visualizations of the spread of a virus across the globe, provided open data and using open source libraries.
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Create a color coded geographic map of the potential spread of the virus using these open source scripts.
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Youth developers are invited to submit ideas by April 15 to counter the educational, informational, social, and health challenges uncovered by the COVID-19 pandemic.