Vol. 1 No. 1 (2020): Data Science, Artificial Intelligence and Health

STAYAWAY COVID. Contact Tracing for COVID-19

Rui Oliveira
INESC TEC and University of Minho
José Manuel Mendonça
INESC TEC and Faculty of Engineering - U.Porto

Published 2020-12-02

How to Cite

Oliveira, R., & Mendonça, J. M. (2020). STAYAWAY COVID. Contact Tracing for COVID-19. INESC TEC Science&Society, 1(1), 58–61. Retrieved from https://science-society.inesctec.pt/index.php/inesctecesociedade/article/view/33


In a pandemic, contact tracing is crucial to interrupt transmission chains. However, the traditional way of doing this has limitations that can be overcome by a digital tool if properly adopted by the population and integrated with health services. STAYAWAY COVID is the INESC TEC’s response to this challenge.