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The Design of a Dynamic Emergency Response Management Information System (DERMIS)
This paper systematically develops a set of general and supporting design principles and specifications for a "Dynamic Emergency Response Management Information System" (DERMIS) that addresses the communication and information needs of first responders as well as the decision making needs of command and control personnel. Expand
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This paper examines the potential relationships of Auditing and Emergency Preparedness with respect to the domain of the design of Emergency Response Information Systems. It proposes normativeExpand
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Gaming Emergency Preparedness
This paper describes the design of a competitive game to support "offense" and "defense" teams as they develop and improve their scenarios and plans about possible crisis situations. Expand
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Unleash Physical Limitations: Virtual Emergency Preparedness Planning Simulation Training, Methodology and a Case Study
An exploratory study of a pilot emergency preparedness planning virtual simulation conducted in NJIT in late 2004. Expand
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Emergency Planning as a Continuous Game
Currently there are serious problems with organizational abilities to plan the response to emergencies. This paper presents a fundamental premise that the use of a game employing competing humanExpand
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Designing a group support system to review and practice emergency plans in virtual teams
In the 21st century, rapid changes in our society necessitate continuous review and practice of emergency plans. Traditional Face-to-Face (FtF) interactions in making emergency plans and trainingExpand
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Shareable Technology Mash-Up for Situation Awareness in Catastrophic Events
This paper offers a descriptive account of the use of a shareable mash-up of technologies designed to create situation awareness during catastrophic events. Expand
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Virtual Small Business Emergency Operations Center (VSBEOC): Shared Awareness and Decision Making for Small Business
Abstract : The Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) stated "Ensuring America's small businesses have the critical information and training they need to better respond toExpand
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