Research Report

Importance of ICT and Global Cooperation for Future Epidemic Management, Research Report

June 2, 2022

The Broadband Commission Working Group on Epidemic Management was organized to analyze international efforts, best practices, and lessons learned from the use of Non-Pharmaceutical Interventions (NPIs) in response to COVID-19, and to present collaborative approaches to overcome future pandemics. Launched in September 2020 and chaired by Dr. Hyeonmo Ku, Chief Executive Officer of the KT Corporation, the Working Group produced a 2021 research report to study the global framework for various pandemic management information communication technology (ICT) strategies, to alleviate humanitarian and social loss in the future.