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Corona-virus tracking apps and the APPLE GOOGLE move

  • May 4, 2020

On Friday, 1 May 2020 Prof Mireille Hildebrandt presented at a lunch seminar at the computer science department of her other affiliation (Radboud University), together with Jaap-Henk Hoepman.

The question was whether this is a nice opportunity and showcase for Privacy-by-Design, or a privacy disaster that we should fight at all cost? Or, even more fundamental, should we take the position that the discussion of privacy is only a distraction from the more fundamental issue that the whole enterprise is just techno-solutionism and that this piece of technology is not going to solve anything? The speakers discussed their positions, based on the declaration signed by Mireille and Jaap-Henk’s blog

You can find the slides of Jaap-Henk here and those of Mireille here.