News & Events
2 Feb 2024
Outpacing Pandemics: Solving the First and Last Mile Challenges of Data-Driven Policy Making
How to address the first and last mile challenges of data driven policy making is the focus of a forthcoming workshop focusing on mobility data for pandemics — within the context of the ESCAPE EU project. In this blog post for Data & Policy, Stefaan Verhulst, Daniela Paolotti, Ciro Cattuto and Alessandro Vespignani describe the rationale for seeking to address first and last mile challenges related to data for pandemics.
26 Jan 2023
From crisis support to COVID-19 pandemic preparedness
The team behind the EU-funded EpiPose and ESCAPE projects discuss the value of data-driven modelling in the context of COVID-19 pandemic preparedness and their vision for a science-based blueprint to aid pandemic response.
13 Jan 2023
Successful Launch of the Escape Project
The European project ESCAPE had its official kick-off on January 12th and 13th 2023, together with an exchange meeting on pandemic preparedness. As coördinator of the project, Hasselt University hosted the two-day event and welcomed 7 partners from 7 European countries.
- Fri, 22 MarBrussels22 Mar 2024, 09:00 – 17:00Brussels, Brussels, BelgiumJoin us on March 22, 2024, at the prestigious University Foundation in Brussels, Belgium, for an in-depth exploration on leveraging non-traditional data to revolutionize pandemic preparedness and response strategies.