Disaster reduction potential of IMPRESS platform tools

Nina Dobrinkova*, Antonis Kostaridis, Andrej Olunczek, Marcel Heckel, Danae Vergeti, Sofia Tsekeridou, Geert Seynaeve, Andrea De Gaetano, Thomas Finnie, Efstathiou Nectarios, Chrysostomos Psaroudakis

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

In our paper we will present the IMPRESS Platform tools that have been used for tests and validation purposes in the case of Palermo Demo. The demo has been part of a national Italian field test exercise for civil protection authorities and all related services along. The system validation and tests procedures have been fulfilled in alignment with the authorities remarks. The outcomes and results from each tool in the platform will be described and the added value for the users who worked with them.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInformation Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction - 1st IFIP TC 5 DCITDRR International Conference, ITDRR 2016, Revised Selected Papers
EditorsPlamena Zlateva, Jose J. Gonzalez, Yuko Murayama, Dimiter Velev
PublisherSpringer New York LLC
Pages225-239
Number of pages15
ISBN (Print)9783319684857
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017
Event1st IFIP TC 5 DCITDRR International Conference on Information Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction, ITDRR 2016 - Sofia, Bulgaria
Duration: 16 Nov 201618 Nov 2016

Publication series

NameIFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Volume501
ISSN (Print)1868-4238

Conference

Conference1st IFIP TC 5 DCITDRR International Conference on Information Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction, ITDRR 2016
Country/TerritoryBulgaria
CitySofia
Period16/11/1618/11/16

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
Acknowledgement. This work has been partially funded by the EC in the 7th Framework Programme, (SEC-2013.4.1-4: Development of decision support tools for improving preparedness and response of Health Services involved in emergency situations) under grant number FP7-SEC-2013–608078 - IMproving Preparedness and Response of HEalth Services in major criseS (IMPRESS).

Funding Information:
This work has been partially funded by the EC in the 7th Framework Programme, (SEC-2013.4.1-4: Development of decision support tools for improving preparedness and response of Health Services involved in emergency situations) under grant number FP7-SEC-2013-608078 - IMproving Preparedness and Response of HEalth Services in major criseS (IMPRESS).

Publisher Copyright:
© IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2017 Published by Springer International Publishing AG 2017. All Rights Reserved.

Keywords

  • IMPRESS project
  • INCIMAG
  • INCIMOB
  • Medical resources
  • Reaction in mass emergency
  • WARSYS

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