1st Creative Workshop to be held in November 2017

The BDEM project workshop on Emergency Management in Big Data Era will take place on November 13-14, 2017 in Bergen. The workshop discusses approaches to Emergency Management and Response from a variety of disciplines. In a workshop setting with talks, panel and group discussions, participants will work on a collective understanding of emergency response, characteristics of emergency situations in local, national and international levels, and research training topics on big data in emergency management. Invited speakers are Mike Seear (Kenyon International Emergency Services), Gasper Bizjak (Federation of the European Union Fire Officer Associations, Slovenia) and Ivar Lunde (Bergen Kommune, Bergen).