How can we use technology to fight the coronavirus? One of the biggest advantages humans have over this virus is technology, so how can we best deploy our technical ingenuity? Could technology help prevent the spread of COVID-19 while minimising social disruption? Can it help us craft an exit strategy so we can all leave lockdown safely? Can it help support businesses and educational institutions carrying out their activities remotely?
Debating Europe streamed an online debate on this topic on Friday 3 April 2020.
Answering your questions were:
- Eva Kaili – Member of the European Parliament (S&D, Greece), Chair of the Panel for the Future of Science and Technology (STOA)
- Pearse O’Donohue – Director, Future Networks – European Commission, DG CONNECT
- Abraham Liu – Huawei Chief Representative to the EU Institutions and Vice-President European Region
- Professor Jean Louis Koeck – Founder of MesVaccins.net
You can watch the video above or check out the debate on our Facebook page!