Crisis Information Management

Written By Christine Hagar
Crisis Information Management
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 09 November 2011
  • ISBN : 1780632878
  • Pages : 228 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Crisis Information Management written by Christine Hagar which was release on 09 November 2011, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: This book explores the management of information in crises, particularly the interconnectedness of information, people, and technologies during crises. Natural disasters, such as the Haiti earthquake and Hurricane Katrina, and 9/11 and human-made crises, such as the recent political disruption in North Africa and the Middle East, have demonstrated that there is a great need to understand how individuals, government, and non-government agencies create, access, organize, communicate, and disseminate information within communities during crisis situations. This edited book brings together papers written by researchers and practitioners from a variety of information perspectives in crisis preparedness, response and recovery. Edited by the author who coined the term crisis informatics Provides new technological insights into crisis management information Contributors are from information science, information management, applied information technology, informatics, computer science, telecommunications, and libraries

Crisis Information Management

Crisis Information Management
  • Author : Christine Hagar
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-11-09
  • Total pages : 228
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : This book explores the management of information in crises, particularly the interconnectedness of information, people, and technologies during crises. Natural disasters, such as the Haiti earthquake and Hurricane Katrina, and 9/11 and human-made crises, such as the recent political disruption in North Africa and the Middle East, have demonstrated that there ...

Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries

Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries
  • Author : Paloma Díaz,Narjès Bellamine Ben Saoud,Julie Dugdale,Chihab Hanachi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-10-02
  • Total pages : 243
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Third International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries, ISCRAM-med 2016, held in Madrid, Spain, in October 2016. Information systems and technologies can play a key role in crisis management in order to support preparation, response, mitigation and recovery ...

Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries

Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries
  • Author : Chihab Hanachi,Frédérick Bénaben,François Charoy
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-09-10
  • Total pages : 234
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : This book contains the refereed proceedings of the First International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries, ISCRAM-med 2014, held in Toulouse, France, in October 2014. The aim of ISCRAM-med was to gather researchers and practitioners working in the area of Information Systems for Crisis Response and ...

Crisis Management

Crisis Management
  • Author : Katarina Holla,Jozef Ristvej,Michal Titko
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2018-06-27
  • Total pages : 268
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : Crisis management is an interdisciplinary subject field represented by theoretical problems, practical activity, people management and the art of crisis situation solving. Overall, the studies that this publication contains are to provide an overview of the state of the art mainly focused on crisis management cycle represented by certain phases ...

Using Social and Information Technologies for Disaster and Crisis Management

Using Social and Information Technologies for Disaster and Crisis Management
  • Author : Jennex, Murray E.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2013-01-31
  • Total pages : 326
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : Using Social and Information Technologies for Disaster and Crisis Management highlights examples of disaster situations in recent years in which social and information technologies were useful in distributing and receiving information updates. This comprehensive collection brings together research for practitioners and researchers interested in the uses of information technology in ...

Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries

Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries
  • Author : Narjès Bellamine Ben Saoud,Carole Adam,Chihab Hanachi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-10-15
  • Total pages : 217
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries, ISCRAM‐med 2015, held in Tunis, Tunisia, in October 2015. The objectives of the ISCRAM‐med conference are to provide an outstanding opportunity and an international forum for local and ...

Information Technology Applications for Crisis Response and Management

Information Technology Applications for Crisis Response and Management
  • Author : Beard, Jon W.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2021-02-19
  • Total pages : 294
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : Properly addressing a crisis requires more than just guesswork and a reaction; it requires a properly structured approach supported by good information. With the rapid evolution of information systems and information technology, including hardware, software, the internet, and communications capabilities, there are abundant opportunities to apply these technology capabilities and ...

Crisis Management Concepts Methodologies Tools and Applications

Crisis Management  Concepts  Methodologies  Tools  and Applications
  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2013-11-30
  • Total pages : 1862
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : "This book explores the latest empirical research and best real-world practices for preventing, weathering, and recovering from disasters such as earthquakes or tsunamis to nuclear disasters and cyber terrorism"--Provided by publisher....

Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries

Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries
  • Author : Ioannis M. Dokas,Narjès Bellamine-Ben Saoud,Julie Dugdale,Paloma Díaz
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-10-22
  • Total pages : 221
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries, ISCRAM-med 2017, held in Xanthi, Greece, in October 2017. ISCRAM-med conferences aim to enhance the collaboration and solidarity between Mediterranean countries in issues related to crisis management. They offer an ...

Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries

Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries
  • Author : Paloma Díaz,Narjès Bellamine Ben Saoud,Julie Dugdale,Chihab Hanachi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-10-18
  • Total pages : 243
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Third International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries, ISCRAM-med 2016, held in Madrid, Spain, in October 2016. Information systems and technologies can play a key role in crisis management in order to support preparation, response, mitigation and recovery ...

Geographic Information Systems GIS for Disaster Management

Geographic Information Systems  GIS  for Disaster Management
  • Author : Brian Tomaszewski
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2014-12-19
  • Total pages : 310
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : Geographic Information Systems (GIS) provide essential disaster management decision support and analytical capabilities. As such, homeland security professionals would greatly benefit from an interdisciplinary understanding of GIS and how GIS relates to disaster management, policy, and practice. Assuming no prior knowledge in GIS and/or disaster management, Geographic Information Systems (...

Summary of a Workshop on Information Technology Research for Crisis Management

Summary of a Workshop on Information Technology Research for Crisis Management
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,Computer Science and Telecommunications Board,Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications,Committee on Computing and Communications Research to Enable Better Use of Information Technology in Government
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2000-01-03
  • Total pages : 104
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : This workshop summary was produced in the course of a broader study that is exploring how information technology research can foster new and improved government services, operations, and interactions with citizens. This workshop summary examines how this technology can contribute to more-effective response and recovery efforts to crises such as ...

Network Centric Information Structure Crisis Information Management

Network Centric Information Structure   Crisis Information Management
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 32
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : This paper presents a generic Network Centric Information Structure (NCIS) that can be used by civilian, military and public sectors, and that supports information handling applied to crises management and emergency response. The top level requirements specification for such a network centric based system adapted to collect, handle and distribute ...

Big Data Surveillance and Crisis Management

Big Data  Surveillance and Crisis Management
  • Author : Kees Boersma,Chiara Fonio
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-08-14
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : Big data, surveillance, crisis management. Three largely different and richly researched fields, however, the interplay amongst these three domains is rarely addressed. In this enlightening title, the link between these three fields is explored in a consequential order through a variety of contributions and series of unique and international case ...

Knowledge Management for Competitive Advantage During Economic Crisis

Knowledge Management for Competitive Advantage During Economic Crisis
  • Author : Ordoñez de Pablos, Patricia
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2014-09-30
  • Total pages : 364
  • ISBN : 1780632878
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Summary : Strategy management has always been a crucial business aspect that a company must understand to remain successful in the business world. However, there are a number of different approaches that a company can employ in order to differentiate themselves from the competition. Knowledge Management for Competitive Advantage During Economic Crisis ...