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Data Science For Emergency Management

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Society is increasingly exposed and vulnerable to frequent reoccurrence of natural disasters exacerbated by climate change. In the event of a disaster, there is huge amount of heterogenous data generated by the people and automated systems.

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11/12/2017 to 14/12/2017

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Fri, 29/09/2017

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The Westin Copley Place, Boston in Boston, MA,USA.

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Boston

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  • United States of America

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Elena Baralis - Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Paolo Garza - Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Laura Irina Rusu - IBM Research Australia
Gandhi Sivakumar - Watson CoC, Master Inventor, IBM Australia

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The event is support by I-REACT.

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NASA Earth Science Disasters Program

The NASA Disasters Program promotes the use of Earth observations to improve the prediction of, preparation for,

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Remote Sensing for Humanitarian Programs Workshop

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Harvard University organizes a workshop called

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26/06/2017 to 30/06/2017

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Mon, 19/06/2017

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Harvard University

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Cambridge

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  • United States of America

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Harvard University, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative

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Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS)

The Data and Information System (EOSDIS) is a key core capability in NASA’s Earth Science Data Systems Program. It provides end-to-end capabilities for managing NASA’s Earth science data from various sources – satellites, aircraft, field measurements, and various other programs.

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NASA’s new satellite will improve weather observation

GOES-R. Courtesy of NASA

The Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-R (GOES-R), recently launched by NASA, is the first in a sequence of highly advanced geostationary weather satellite to serve the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

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Fuller Fire in Arizona, United-States

Image courtesy of NASA by Jeff Schmaltz, LANCE/EOSDIS Rapid Response. Caption by Adam Voiland.

On the 16th of July 2016, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Aqua

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Sand Fire in California leaves Burn Scar

Image courtesy of NASA Earth Observatory by Jesse Allen, using Landsat data from the U.S. Geological Survey. Caption by Mike Carlowicz.

On the 22nd of July 2016 a fire occurred in southern California, United States. The Moderate

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Argo floats – Monitoring the Ocean

Argo 10-day ocean observation cycle (Image: Argo).
The Array for Real-time Geostrophic Oceanography (ARGO) is an international collaboration effort that has been established to collect
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Wed, 25/11/2015 - 12:00

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Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) - Columbia University

The Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) is a centre within the Earth Institute at Columbia University (Link). CIESIN works at the intersection of the social, natural, and information sciences, and specializes in on-line

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The value of Landsat earth observation images

Landsat Earth observation images enables knowledge on land and resources (Image: USGS).
In 2008, Landsat Earth observation images became available to all users free of charge. Since then, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) portal has provided roughly 30 million Landsat Earth observation images for users to download.
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Wed, 18/11/2015 - 13:31

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