University of NSW gets $4 million from Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin for a pandemic detection tool

The EPIWATCH tool will harness open-source data and use AI to create some early warnings of the pandemic.
The University of NSW will work to make EPIWATCH available in low and middle-income countries.

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin is known for extending his support to key projects in the market. On Thursday, May 12, the University of New South Wales announced that it has secured a $4 million donation in the USDC stablecoin from Vitalik Buterin.
These funds will go towards the development of EPIWATCH, an open-source intelligence (OSINT) tool developed by UNSW Kirby Institute’s Professor. EPIWATCH aims to provide early warning signals for the upcoming pandemic.
Founded back in 2016, EPIWATCH does extensive research and testing, harnesses open-source data, and uses artificial intelligence to create early warnings. It scans across millions of data points from publicly available online data.
Besides, EPIWATCH also uses massive amounts of data in real-time wherein it shall detect

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