Skip to main content
  • Conference proceedings
  • © 2017

Information Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction

First IFIP TC 5 DCITDRR International Conference, ITDRR 2016, Sofia, Bulgaria, November 16–18, 2016, Revised Selected Papers

Conference proceedings info: ITDRR 2016.

Buying options

eBook USD 84.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-319-68486-4
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 109.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 109.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)

This is a preview of subscription content, access via your institution.

Table of contents (20 papers)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XIII
  2. Urban Disaster Simulation Incorporating Human Psychological Models in Evacuation Behaviors

    • Tatsuya Yamazaki, Hiroyuki Tamai, Yasunori Owada, Kiyohiko Hattori, Shin’ichi Taira, Kiyoshi Hamaguchi
    Pages 20-30
  3. Stalking Resilience

    • Jose J. Gonzalez, Magnus Bång, Colin Eden, Raquel Gimenez, Josune Hernantes, Susan Howick et al.
    Pages 31-45
  4. Usability Evaluation of Information Technology in Disaster and Emergency Management

    • Tilo Mentler, Henrik Berndt, Daniel Wessel, Michael Herczeg
    Pages 46-60
  5. Using the Scorecard Approach to Measure Seismic Social Resilience in Nablus, Palestine

    • Vania Cerchiello, Paola Ceresa, Ricardo Monteiro
    Pages 77-92
  6. Better Access to Terminology for Crisis Communications

    • Mikael Snaprud, Jaziar Radianti, Dag Svindseth
    Pages 93-103
  7. Towards European Dimensions of City Resilience

    • Jaziar Radianti
    Pages 104-118
  8. Climate Deterrence: Disasters and Security After COP 21

    • Raul Kleber de Souza Boeno, Viriato Soromenho-Marques
    Pages 119-138
  9. Urban Planning with the Combined Method of Perception-Driven Joint Learning Approach (PeDJoLA) and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Model for Disaster Mitigation

    • Rahmat Widia Sembiring, Benny Benyamin Nasution, M. Syahruddin, Afritha Amelia, Bakti Viyata Sundawa, Zulkifli Lubis et al.
    Pages 139-146
  10. The Planning of Smart City to Mitigate the Impacts of Natural Disaster in North Sumatera

    • Dedy Hartama, Herman Mawengkang, Muhammad Zarlis, Rahmat Widia Sembiring, Benny Benyamin Nasution, M. Syahruddin et al.
    Pages 147-154
  11. Forecasting Natural Disasters of Tornados Using mHGN

    • Benny Benyamin Nasution, Rahmat Widia Sembiring, Bakti Viyata Sundawa, Gunawan, Afritha Amelia, Ismael et al.
    Pages 155-169
  12. A Comprehensive Decision Support System for Enhanced Emergency Decision Management and Training

    • Odd Steen, Andrew Pope, Marion Rauner, Nicklas Holmberg, Simon Woodworth, Sheila O’Riordan et al.
    Pages 183-197
  13. The Generation of a Situation Model, in Real-Time, as a Support to Crisis Management

    • Audrey Fertier, Anne-Marie Barthe-Delanoë, Aurélie Montarnal, Sébastien Truptil, Frédérick Bénaben
    Pages 198-213
  14. Improving the Involvement of Digital Volunteers in Disaster Management

    • Roberto dos Santos Rocha, Adam Widera, Roelof P. van den Berg, João Porto de Albuquerque, Bernd Helingrath
    Pages 214-224
  15. Disaster Reduction Potential of IMPRESS Platform Tools

    • Nina Dobrinkova, Antonis Kostaridis, Andrej Olunczek, Marcel Heckel, Danae Vergeti, Sofia Tsekeridou et al.
    Pages 225-239
  16. M&S Support for Crisis and Disaster Management Processes and Climate Change Implications

    • Orlin Nikolov, Nikolay Tomov, Irena Nikolova
    Pages 240-253

Other Volumes

  1. Information Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction

    First IFIP TC 5 DCITDRR International Conference, ITDRR 2016, Sofia, Bulgaria, November 16–18, 2016, Revised Selected Papers

About this book

This volume constitutes the refereed post-conference proceedings of the First IFIP TC 5 DCDRR International Conference on Information Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction, ITDRR 2016, held in Sofia, Bulgaria, in November 2016.

The 20 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 52 submissions. The papers focus on various aspects and challenges of coping with disaster risk reduction. The main topics include areas such as big data, cloud computing, the Internet of Things, natural disasters, mobile computing, emergency management, disaster information processing, disaster risk assessment and management, and disaster management simulation.

Keywords

  • big data
  • cloud computing
  • critical infrastructures
  • computer networks
  • data security
  • disaster management
  • emergency management
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • information systems
  • mobile devices
  • modeling
  • security
  • simulation
  • social networks
  • software engineering
  • telecommunication networks

Editors and Affiliations

  • Tsuda University, Tokyo, Japan

    Yuko Murayama

  • University of National and World Economy, Sofia, Bulgaria

    Dimiter Velev

  • Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria

    Plamena Zlateva

  • University of Agder, Grimstad, Norway

    Jose J. Gonzalez

Bibliographic Information

Buying options

eBook USD 84.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-319-68486-4
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 109.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 109.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)