About EINet Virtual Symposium
APEC-EINet Virtual Symposium promote regional information sharing and collaboration to enhance preparedness against pandemic diseases. Communication and comprehension are vital to understanding each economy’s preparedness processes. Specifically, EINet’s objectives are to:
- Bring economies together in a dynamic, real-time discussion on preparedness through the collaboration of the health and commerce/trade sectors, focusing on critical systems continuity.
- Share experiences of past/current practices (e.g. scenario exercies, communication drills, and policy evaluation).
- Use innovative technologies (e.g. Access Grid) for real-time virtual interchange, enhancing the utility for future collaboration and response to pandemic diseases.