“It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data.” -- Arthur Conan Doyle
This is Part 2. See Part 1.
Big data can be enormously useful to American healthcare. It can make sense of the enormous volume of data the healthcare system generates, and it can use that data to provide actionable insights into options for improved healthcare delivery.
Historically, the IOC has always been very protective of its mark and has had to review and approve all of major uses. I found this out as a young designer working on a client’s sponsorship of the games. So when I first witnessed the “malfunction” at the opening ceremonies, I thought it must be some sort of passive aggressive response by the imperious Russians. My wife quickly disagreed and pointed to many news reports that it was a mistake, noting the Russian media’s unsuccessful attempt to cover it up.