Example Track 1

Fireside Chat: Using Distributed Ledger Technology to Mitigate Risks in a Health Emergency

Jul 17, 2019

9:55 AM - 10:20 AM

Anne Armstrong

Chief Content and Alliance Officer

Public Sector 360

Sachiko Kuwabara, PhD, MA

Director, Risk Management and Operational Integrity
Division of Emergency Operations
Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

When there is a health emergency anywhere in the world, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention work to identify and reduce risks, as well as support the needs of CDC staff deployed during the emergency. In this session, you will learn how blockchain technology allows staff to find the right personnel from across the country and get the team activated and deployed quickly and safely.