Use of technologies by Quebec in the fight against COVID-19
We have all heard about the technological mobilization to fight against the coronavirus that Asian countries have undertaken: China of course, but also South Korea and Taiwan. These countries have mobilized their technological resources. Meanwhile, in Canada what have we been doing? We confined the population. The whole population. While in Asia, if we except China which was struck first, there was no mass containment. But indiscriminate confinement is an extremely brutal solution. Why haven’t we leveraged our science and technology resources to innovate? To know more, listen to Jean-Guy Rens’ column on Radio VM dated June 1, 2020.