Dr. Scarpino Speaks at Forum on Geographic Perspectives on Infectious Disease
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Dr. Sam V. Scarpino, Chief Strategy Officer at Dharma Platform, Assistant Professor at the Network Science Institute at Northeastern University, and Fellow at the ISI Foundation in Turin Italy, was asked to sit on a panel discussion at the 2019 Geographic Perspectives on Infectious … Read More

Economies of Scale for Low-Resource Information Security
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In his Hoover Institution Essay, A Rubicon, Dan Geer, the Chief Information Security Officer of In-Q-Tel and an epidemiologist by training, brings to the forefront the central issue of all security: “We call that on which we most depend “critical infrastructure.” Because dependence is … Read More

Good Data Saves Lives
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Data makes the invisible, visible. From measuring impact and evaluating programs to managing an effective response, those in the humanitarian and development aid sectors know better than anyone how important the trustworthiness of data is. Informed decision making is a direct correlate of the … Read More

Welcome
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Welcome to our new blog – a resource for #ImpactFirst organizations on their digital transformation journeys.      #ImpactFirst organizations come from a variety of backgrounds: they are social enterprises, nonprofits, for-profits with a heart, and government organizations – all focused on their social … Read More