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RIS citation export for MOPV010: Working under Pandemic Conditions: Contact Tracing Meets Technology

AU  - Blanco Viñuela, E.
AU  - Copy, B.
AU  - Danzeca, S.
AU  - Delamare, Ch.
AU  - Losito, R.
AU  - Masi, A.
AU  - Matli, E.
AU  - Previero, T.
AU  - Sierra, R.
ED  - Furukawa, Kazuro
ED  - Yan, Yingbing
ED  - Leng, Yongbin
ED  - Chen, Zhichu
ED  - Schaa, Volker R.W.
TI  - Working under Pandemic Conditions: Contact Tracing Meets Technology
J2  - Proc. of ICALEPCS2021, Shanghai, China, 14-22 October 2021
CY  - Shanghai, China
T2  - International Conference on Accelerator and Large Experimental Physics Control Systems
T3  - 18
LA  - english
AB  - Covid-19 has dramatically transformed our working practices with a big change to a teleworking model for many people. There are however many essential activities requiring personnel on site. In order to minimise the risks for its personnel CERN decided to take every measure possible, including internal contact tracing by the CERN medical service. This initially involved manual procedures which relied on people’s ability to remember past encounters. To improve this situation and minimise the number of employees who would need to be quarantined, CERN approved the design of a specific device: the Proximeter. The project goal was to design a wearable device, built in a partnership* with industry fulfilling the contact tracing needs of the medical service. The proximeter records other devices in close proximity and reports the encounters to a cloud-based system. The service came into operation early 2021 and 8000 devices were distributed to personnel working on the CERN site. This publication reports on the service offered, emphasising on the overall workflow of the project under exceptional conditions and the implications data privacy imposed on the design of the software application.
PB  - JACoW Publishing
CP  - Geneva, Switzerland
SP  - 121
EP  - 125
KW  - software
KW  - network
KW  - database
KW  - site
KW  - distributed
DA  - 2022/03
PY  - 2022
SN  - 2226-0358
SN  - 978-3-95450-221-9
DO  - doi:10.18429/JACoW-ICALEPCS2021-MOPV010
UR  - https://jacow.org/icalepcs2021/papers/mopv010.pdf
ER  -