COncORDE presentation at TEMU 2016

Created on Thursday, 28 July 2016

This week the International Conference on Telecommunications & Multimedia (TEMU) took place on Crete, Greece. TEMU is a bi-annual conference and during this edition, one day of the conference, 27 July, was dedicated to a workshop organized by the EMYNOS project: Next Generation Emergency Services. The workshop provided a forum for researchers and industry partners to keep track of the work progress within this field by addressing in particular issues such as security and privacy, integration of social media, and extensions of eCall. 

During this workshop, several interesting key note talks were held. Among them, Alkiviadis Giannakoulias from Europe Dynamics, who presented "The COncORDE Emergency Management System Project". The importance of improving coordination of emergency medical response for Emergency Services was highlighted and COncORDE’s contribution to by providing a tool that can be used in all member states, irrespective of their local differences, to achieve an EU wide impact in improving coordination of emergency medical response was presented.

Other projects presented were EPISECC and NEXES. Read more about these projects on the dedicated project websites.