Technology, Policy, and the Public Sector in the COVID-19 Environment


This Working Group is interested in the potential for technology and new forms of digital information to assist the COVID-19 response and change the nature of public sector work, including emergency management. The group is also interested in the ways in which digital technology (e.g., smart phones, remote work, digital collaboration, new sources of information) impacts thinking.

Working Group Lead

Patrick Roberts, RAND Corporation

Working Group Members

Manomita Das, Birla Institute of Technology and Science
Aaron Clark-Ginsberg, RAND Corporation
Jeffrey Glick, Virginia Tech
Molly Hickman, Virginia Tech
Max Izenberg, RAND Corporation
Eric Lindquist, Boise State
Lauren McKeague, Virginia Tech
Shalini Misra, Virginia Tech
Susan Sterett, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Joanne Tang, Virginia Tech