Do I have to make my health status public, just to go watch a soccer game? What about my vaccination status? That’s personal information, isn’t it?

The COVID pandemic has created a new reality for western society – one in which one’s health data has to be made public in order to interact with other people. Keeping our society safe and care for our surrounding should be a common goal for everyone – but must that imply losing personal freedom? In his talk at TEDxFreiburg 2021, Josef Schneider provides an answer to the dilemma of health safety and data security with his blueprint for future digital solution.

Josef Schneider is a tech fanatic, entrepreneur and CEO at Pyramid Computer GmbH, a leading manufacturer of IT solutions for the retail and hospitality sector from Freiburg, Germany. He passionately deals with topics concerning digitalization and data security, both privately and professionally.