DOD Joint Acquisition Task Force for COVID-19 - Unite and Fight


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Joint Acquisition Task Force (JATF) for COVID-19

The Department of the Defense has established the Joint Acquisition Task Force (JATF) for COVID-19 to assess and rapidly respond to challenges presented by this pandemic.  To kick off the effort, JATF is collecting information from both government and non-government personnel who are interested in getting involved. All resources and solutions are welcome from industry, academia, venture capital firms, individual contributors and more.

Mission Focus Areas:

1. Combating the Spread (predictive analytics, next hotspot, threat to current activities, decision support, etc.)
2. Welfare of citizens (effects to transportation, movement of people and goods, education and development, physical training, regular HR functions, job transition, etc.) 
3. Readiness (continuing operations through the outbreak, coordinating with allies and partners, continuing long term projects, etc.) 
4. Logistics (security and protection, supply chain protection and assessment, etc.) 
5. Industrial base impacts (small businesses, payments, contracts, large system programs, protection and expansion of critical assets, etc.)  
6. Medical (telehealth, medical capacity and sustainment, medical supplies and equipment, etc.)