"Information and Communication Technologies for Crisis and Emergency Management" at the HICSS 2020

Minitrack on ICT in crisis management within the track "Collaboration Systems and Technologies"
Tuesday, January 7, 2020 (All day) to Friday, January 10, 2020 (All day), Gran Wailea, Maui, USA

This minitrack provides a venue for collaborative systems and technologies related to all phases in the disaster management cycle: prevention and mitigation; preparedness; alert; response; recovery; and post disaster. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Collaborative systems and technologies in disaster or emergency situations aimed at citizens, NGOs, non-government officials, and victims
  • Early warning systems
  • Social media in emergencies and disasters
  • Human Centered Sensing for collaboration and communication
  • Privacy, security and ethical issues in crisis and emergency management
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) based content management, disaster mapping
  • Crisis informatics
  • Pattern recognition, triage and prioritization of assistance
  • Case studies; theory and practice
  • Advances in crisis management methods and practice
  • Security and safety models for emergency management systems
  • eHealth for disasters and emergencies
  • Drones for disaster response and management
  • Disaster robotics
  • Computational simulation of crisis or emergency situations, including agent based modeling and social simulation
  • Culture-dependent learning and training
  • Collaboration and interoperability at technical and/or operational level
  • Mobile ad-hoc networks for emergencies
You can find all informations related to the author instructions here: http://hicss.hawaii.edu/tracks-and-minitracks/authors/

Paper submission deadline is JUNE 15 (11:59pm HST)

Minitrack Co-Chairs:

Julie Dugdale (Primary Contact)
Laboratoire d’Informatique de Grenoble

Elsa Negre
Université Paris-Dauphine

Murray Turoff
New Jersey Institute of Technology