Monthly Archives: July 2013

“Mobile Technology’s Role in Natural Disasters and Public Safety Preparedness and Response” – Brookings Institute event

On Tuesday July 16, 2013 The Brookings Institute Center for Technology Innovation hosted a discussion on mobile technology’s developing role in role in disaster response. The panelists included: Richard Price, President – PulsePoint Foundation @PulsePoin James A. Barnett Jr., Co-Chair … Continue reading

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Sitting Down with Dr. Lin Wells- Reflection of 50 Years of Federal Service

(by Nick Chiosie) In follow up with Dr. Wells’ “Celebration of 50 Years of Federal Service” last Wednesday, I recently sat down with Dr. Linton Wells to discuss his 50 years of service and the project he started, TIDES.  Q: … Continue reading

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TIDES Hosts Dr. Patrick Meier to Discuss Crowdsourcing Information During Disasters- 20 June 2013

(By Sam Bendett and Nick Chiosie) On June 20, 2013, TIDES Project at the Center for Technology and National Security Policy (CTNSP), National Defense University, hosted Dr. Patrick Meier (QCRI) for a discussion on crowdsourcing information during natural and man-made … Continue reading

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Jason Matheny of IARPA speaks about social media and open source information at NDU

(by Nick Chiosie) On 28 June, the Center for Technology an National Security Policy, among them TIDES members, hosted Jason Matheny from the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), a United States research agency under the Director of National Intelligence’s … Continue reading

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