Using Facebook Data And Products in Real-Time to Combat COVID-19
COVID-19 has demonstrated that data is a critical component of informed public health response. This panel discussion addresses how real-time data and tools from Facebook have been leveraged to better forecast and respond to COVID-19 and how to apply these learnings to future outbreaks. Public health researchers and government officials discuss the role of Facebook mobility data in COVID-19 forecasting and prevention as well as key insights that informed public health decisions. You will also learn about how tools have been leveraged by international institutions to communicate urgent COVID-19 messages, connecting more than 2 billion people to resources and information from health authorities.