Public Alerting and Social Media: International conference at Fraunhofer FOKUS
News from Sep. 19, 2013
The conference is organized by the International Emergency Management Society TIEMS in cooperation with the Opti-Alert project coordinator Fraunhofer FOKUS and the International Risk Governance Council (IRGC).
The main topics that will be discussed during the conference are:
- Alerting methods and techniques
- Different social media and their potential usefulness for crisis communication
- Opportunities and challenges with social media in crisis and disasters – case studies
- Future developments and expectations of public alerting and social media.