Welcome #EUC11
Role of Social Media in Emergency SituationsWojtek GaweckiESRI
History of Modern Communication1877 – Telephone1969 – Internet1991 – First website1973 – Cell Phone2006– Twitter launchesY...
Social Media Networking                                                  Validate yourself                                ...
Social Media in Public Safety Service•   Volunteered geographic information (VGI)•   Citizen science or Citizen-as-a-senso...
Who is Using Social Media?•Law Enforcement   •Crimes/Tips                                            Traffic Management   ...
A New Generation of Geo-Apps are Emerging                               CitySourced & The Omega Group      CitySourced    ...
Integrating Social Media     Twitter    Facebook
San Bruno, CA Explosion
4 Mile Canyon Forest Fire (Colorado)
Weather EmergencyCity of Boston 2010
Investigative Assistance & Information
Oil Spill – 2010
New Zealand Earthquake Social Media
Haiti – 2010
Pakistan Floods - 2010
Tucson, AZ Shootings
Awarness
Analysis of Ushaidi Data – All Categories
Usahidi - Property Damage & Roads Affected
Japan earthquake
Sudan Referendum
Who’sTweeting?
ConcentratedMessages
Going Viral
Going Viral
Going Viral
Going Viral
TweetsPer Capita
TweetsPer Capita
Original Content
Re-tweets
Mass Media
Mass MediaConduits
Message Spread
Not always good
London, United Kingdom
Next steps
Lessons Learned in Social Media•   By leveraging the crowd, volunteered reports and data can be used     effectively to op...
Social Media,                                                          VGI, video,                                        ...
Looking Forward: Social Media •   It’s how more and more people communicate and      get information. •   How do you sift ...
Thank you
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Role of Social Media in Emergency Situations

482

Published on

Presentation by Wojtek Gaweki from Esri at Esri European User Conference 2011

Published in: Technology, Business
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
482
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
21
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Role of Social Media in Emergency Situations

  1. 1. Welcome #EUC11
  2. 2. Role of Social Media in Emergency SituationsWojtek GaweckiESRI
  3. 3. History of Modern Communication1877 – Telephone1969 – Internet1991 – First website1973 – Cell Phone2006– Twitter launchesYears it to took to reach an audience of 50 million: Radio 38 years TV 13 years Internet 4 years iPod 3 years Facebook 2 years Twitter 50 Million Tweets per day
  4. 4. Social Media Networking Validate yourself Endorsements as a  Thought Leader What we say Instant  Community feedback Forums Start Rumors Discussions &  Plant the seed Blogs Online Resources 50+ million users Events SIG Meetings Visual Open Group for  pictures,  100+ million videos Discussion Board,  200+ million users and Links
  5. 5. Social Media in Public Safety Service• Volunteered geographic information (VGI)• Citizen science or Citizen-as-a-sensor• Crowdsourcing• Prosourcing
  6. 6. Who is Using Social Media?•Law Enforcement •Crimes/Tips Traffic Management Warwickshire Police, UK •Accidents •Traffic •Public Information•Emergency Management •Public information •Damage assessment Crime Mapping - Slovenia Police •Safety advisories •Emergency notification •Evacuation routing •Weather alerts•Dispatchers •Date stamping pictures •Photographing incidents Analysis of Violence - Russia
  7. 7. A New Generation of Geo-Apps are Emerging CitySourced & The Omega Group CitySourced Creating Fun, Interesting and Useful Apps
  8. 8. Integrating Social Media Twitter Facebook
  9. 9. San Bruno, CA Explosion
  10. 10. 4 Mile Canyon Forest Fire (Colorado)
  11. 11. Weather EmergencyCity of Boston 2010
  12. 12. Investigative Assistance & Information
  13. 13. Oil Spill – 2010
  14. 14. New Zealand Earthquake Social Media
  15. 15. Haiti – 2010
  16. 16. Pakistan Floods - 2010
  17. 17. Tucson, AZ Shootings
  18. 18. Awarness
  19. 19. Analysis of Ushaidi Data – All Categories
  20. 20. Usahidi - Property Damage & Roads Affected
  21. 21. Japan earthquake
  22. 22. Sudan Referendum
  23. 23. Who’sTweeting?
  24. 24. ConcentratedMessages
  25. 25. Going Viral
  26. 26. Going Viral
  27. 27. Going Viral
  28. 28. Going Viral
  29. 29. TweetsPer Capita
  30. 30. TweetsPer Capita
  31. 31. Original Content
  32. 32. Re-tweets
  33. 33. Mass Media
  34. 34. Mass MediaConduits
  35. 35. Message Spread
  36. 36. Not always good
  37. 37. London, United Kingdom
  38. 38. Next steps
  39. 39. Lessons Learned in Social Media• By leveraging the crowd, volunteered reports and data can be used  effectively to optimize scarce resources to focus on the most significant  problems.• The proliferation of smart phones creates the possibility of a volunteer  sensor network. • Further evolution of crowdsourced technology and integration with   professional GIS can facilitate emergency response and routine data  collection efforts in the future.• This will raise a number of legal and policy challenges, including liability,  privacy, national security and intellectual property rights. http://spatiallaw.blogspot.com
  40. 40. Social Media, VGI, video, photos CriticalInfrastructure Terrorists Weapons Displaced persons Medical Major Emergencies Narcotics Data Fusion Events Organized crime With Geographic CyberGang Activity Money Attacks Intelligence Tracking Human Through A Map‐ Trafficking Pandemic Corruption CBRNE Threats centric Interface Attacks Insurgents Major Fires Emergency Management GlobalEmergencies
  41. 41. Looking Forward: Social Media • It’s how more and more people communicate and  get information. • How do you sift and sort through all of the  information?  Is there value in the information?  Is it  telling you something you didn’t know?   • Filter by geographic extent, keywords, time &  relevance. • The community and their cameras will almost  always beat your agency and the media to the  incident – leverage that power.
  42. 42. Thank you
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×