The expected conference call between the Trump administration and technology companies such as Apple was held recently to discuss what to do about the coronavirus.
The phone conference was led by U.S. chief technology officer Michael Kratsios, with the participation of companies such as Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Amazon, IBM and Twitter. During this distance meeting, Kratios asked companies to coordinate their efforts to remove all harmful and false content related to coronaviruses and present on various platforms
The Trump administration also wants tech companies to help the community in other ways, such as using their technical skills to help people cope with the coronavirus. The White House plans to publish a database with all research related to the coronavirus and has asked tech companies to help medical researchers analyze it using artificial intelligence. In addition, the White House also asked tech companies to provide the government with all the data that can help monitor and manage the spread of the virus .
Finally, Trump administration officials also called on the tech industry to help other businesses and schools adopt an intelligent work and distance learning system.
Cutting-edge tech companies and leading online platforms will play a crucial role in this deck effort said Michael Kratsios. Today’s meeting is the first step and we plan to continue this important conversation. This is just the beginning.