Merry Christmas!

With our research results on social media and crowdsourcing, we were able to contribute to a successful review in the EU-project LINKS. Based on the INSPIRE pilot operation, we are successively anchoring the project results in the practical application. And we already have some plans for 2022! 🙂 We wish…

safety innovation center joins the 3rd Digital Week of DGSMTech!

Next week will be exciting! DGSMTech e.V. (German Society for the Promotion of Social Media and Technology in Civil Protection) is organizing the “Digital Week” for the third time. With the focus on “Nationally Significant Sites: Corona and Summer Floods 2021”, interesting presentations and discussions will take place online Monday through…

Real laboratory in the INSPIRE research project shows digital networking of the fire department

Just over two years ago, the starting signal was given for the “Integrated Security Pilot Region” (INSPIRE). The aim of the project is to integrate various individual solutions in civil security and to demonstrate them in a pilot operation in Paderborn. The pilot operation should enable transferability to other regions.…

Paderborn Fire Department tests the use of drones with the INSPIRE research project

On the 18.08.2021, test flights of a drone will take place in the surroundings of the Fire and Rescue Station North as part of the research project Integrated Safety Pilot Region (INSPIRE). The test flights will be carried out together with the project coordinator, safety innovation center e.V., and those…

Classification schema developed in the LINKS project

The safety innovation center has made a significant contribution to the progress of the LINKS project (Strengthening Links between Technologies and Society for European Disaster Resilience) by producing the first project report “Disaster Community Technologies Knowledge Base”.  Disaster Community Technologies (DCT) are programs and applications that can be used in crisis situations…

safety innovation center at ISCRAM 2021

The safety innovation center had the opportunity to present first work results from the EU project LINKS (“Strengthening links between technologies and society for European disaster resilience”) at this year’s ISCRAM conference (Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management), which took place virtually from May 23-26, 2021. The ISCRAM community…

Integrated safety pilot region provides digital support for firefighters in operations

Firefighting exercise demonstrates potential of digitization in civil emergency response Firefighters and other emergency response organizations need fast, easy and targeted access to all relevant information in order to be able to provide the best possible assistance to the population at all times. Many individual digital solutions are only of…