BDEM Annual Workshop to be held in October 2019

The annual workshop on Big Data for Emergency Management (BDEM 2019) will be hosted by BDEM project in Sogndal, Norway.

In two days (21 – 22 October 2019) workshop, researchers, practitioners and students will discuss on emergency management analytics open issues and provide interesting insights for future actions in the hazard response.

BDEM 2019 aims to give answers to

  • How to address challenges of current and future emergency management

  • How analytics and intelligence can support an enhanced emergency management in the future

Venue: Quality Hotel, 6856 Sogndal, Norway

Participants:

(1st day and first half of 2nd day) Invited guests, UiB students and BDEM partners.

(Second half of 2nd day) Only BDEM partners.

Accommodation: Hofslund Fjord Hotel, Fjørevegen 37, 6856 Sogndal

Programme

October 21, 2019 (Monday)

09:30 – 09:45 Welcome and Overview

09:45 – 10:45 Keynote address – 1

10:45 – 11:00 Coffee break

11:00 – 11:45 Hong Kong Polytechnic University

11:45 - 12:30 George Mason University

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch

13:30 – 14:30 Keynote address – 2

14:30 – 15:15 National Institute of Informatics

15:15 – 15:30 Coffee break

15:30 – 17:00 Group Activity for Students

19:00 – 21:00 Dinner

October 22, 2019 (Tuesday)

09:30 – 10:15 The University of Tokyo

10:15 – 10:30 Coffee break

10:30 – 11:15 University of Bergen

11:15 – 12:00 Western Norway Research Institute

12:00 - 12:30 Open discussion

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch


BDEM Steering Meeting

October 22, 2019 (Tuesday)

14:00 – 17:00 Planning for remaining project period

17:00 Closing