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New AI algorithms that provide information about physical distancing, the isolation measures that a person who tested positive for COVID has taken, and testing results for individuals will be incorporated into a contact tracing app to better forecast the spread of COVID-19 and predict any further outbreaks of the virus.
Equipping accounting and finance graduates for a new skills economy
Twitter, Facebook, Shopify – these are just a few examples of large companies that have indicated that even after the pandemic, their employees will continue to work from home.
But is working from home good for everyone, and every company?
How the current economy will impact people’s savings and retirement plans
A new method to analyze social media data could help predict future outbreaks of diseases and viruses like COVID-19 and the measles.
Waterloo partners with industry experts to develop talent needed for today’s digital environment
SeroTracker could inform strategies for reopening economies in Canada and around the world
Urban engineering chair argues we have a golden opportunity to do it right, with a concerted effort, when we do go back to a new normal
Record newspaper editorial highlights the lasting impact of the first Waterloo Engineering dean on his community and beyond
COVID-19 has shown economies need to become more resilient
When stress and emotions run high, financial decision making can be difficult.
We asked Tracy Hilpert, Director of the School of Accounting and Finance’s Financial Literacy in the Classroom initiative, what you should be considering when managing your finances during the pandemic.
Computer science students are applying big data practices to predicting the cease of COVID cases in Canada
A new study will explore how people of different ages perceive the risk of getting COVID-19.
People all over the world have had their lives change overnight.
We talked to philosophy professor Brian Orend about the big questions that arise when a society shifts so dramatically and in such a short period of time.
Waterloo food security expert Jennifer Clapp has been awarded a Killam fellowship for her work on the rise of agrifood mega-companies and the implications for the global food system.
Economic impact of COVID-19 will be long, difficult and will discriminate
Tips from the experts on getting the most out of your money during COVID-19