Research highlights

Collaborative Geo-Aware Platforms for Risk Management

Existing techniques for handling geo-referenced information are limited and have not conveniently explored modern computing platforms to better support collaborative awareness. We created tools and techniques for supporting geo-referenced collaborative activities, based on domain analysis, pattern recognition, media and interaction techniques.

With National Civil Protection Authority (ANPC) we developed a generic platform for evaluating risk scenarios at different geographic regions, analyzing past emergencies, and evaluating risk for short–term future emergencies. Within Risk Consortium, we worked with LNEC on flood forecast and alert systems for coastal and port areas.

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