The video recording and presentation slides for our webinar “Leveraging the Science of Where for COVID-19 Response and Recovery” are now available for viewing and download. The June 23rd webinar featured representatives from GIS software service provider, Esri.

Description: The response to the COVID-19 pandemic is providing significant insight into how to improve public health preparedness procedures, data, information products, and outcomes. Maps and spatial analysis are delivering greater understanding across disciplines and increasing awareness of the impacted populations, where resources are needed most, and improving communication to community stakeholders and the public. Esri’s ArcGIS software is helping communities ensure testing sites are accurately placed, personal protective equipment (PPE) inventories are tracked, communities are adhering to social distancing guidance and surge management is optimized. This webinar will demonstrate the solutions, analysis, models and data products that are organizations are leveraging around the world to respond to this pandemic. It will explore how organizations are using GIS to address the next phase of case resurgence, business continuity, re-opening of economies and recovery. Presenters will demonstrate specific software and solutions and field an extensive Q/A session with attendees.

To learn more about the webinar and our two guest speakers, visit the archived event page.