Appsilon created a dashboard in collaboration the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis to deliver information about COVID-19 to policymakers. We implemented the solution with Python and Svelte.
Our submission to the Pandemic Response Hackathon (CoronaRank) is inspired by Google’s PageRank and utilizes geolocation data in the Apache Parquet format from Veraset for effective exposure risk assessment using R and Markov Chain modeling.
This is the first of two blog posts about our recent participation in the Pandemic Response Hackathon. Our project (CoronaRank) was one of only 5 projects out of 230 submissions chosen to present at the closing ceremony.