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Project Objectives

Transnational Partnership for Excellent Research and Education
in
Big Data and Emergency Management

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Key Figures

Acronym:      BEDM
Start date:    01/04/2017
Duration:     36 months
End date:     31/03/2020
Project Coordinator:    Rajendra Akerkar, from WNRI
Consortium:    8 partners (2 from Norway, 2 from Japan, 3 from USA and 1 from Hong Kong)

Primary Objective

The primary objective of the BDEM project is to develop a highly visible international partnership to share best practices and, build and strengthen research - training cooperation among BDEM partners in big data and emergency management.

Secondary Objectives

  • To develop and implement creative workshops in Norway;
  • To cooperate on curriculum development and implementation of innovative Master level courses and course modules;
  • To plan and develop research project proposals and grant applications for international research projects, to be submitted to various international research grant organisations;
  • To produce joint survey papers and popular articles of high standards, the publication of which will further motivate the development and continuation of a long-term, international partnership;
  • To establish and encourage knowledge transfer through researcher, faculty and student mobility.