IGS University of Twente

Crowdsourcing / collaborative mapping related to disaster response - Session during Gi4DM

ITC will organize a session on crowdsourcing / collaborative mapping related to disaster response during the 8th International Conference on Geo-information for Disaster Management (Gi4DM).

Gi4DM 2012 will be held from 13-16 December 2012 at the University of Twente in Enschede, the Netherlands. This year’s event will specifically focus on advancing the role of geo-information technologies and sensor and communication networks in the fields of public safety and crisis management, with focus on intelligent use of geo-information, semantics and situational awareness. It will include live demonstrations of crisis response and management scenarios and solutions at Twente Airport.

The deadline for full papers is 15 August 2012, while shorter papers can be submitted until 31 August 2012.

Participation is free of charge for MSc and PhD students. For more details about the session organized by ITC contact Dr. Norman Kerle.