InSTEDD GeoChat for Crisis MappingPresentation Transcript
GeoChatInformed Collective Action Luke Beckman National Response Liaison InSTEDD
National, Regional, Local Gateways Public, Private, Anonymous Field-based awareness Radio-like comms Platform Agnostic Local language Easy Integration Pull/Push RSS Open-Source Geo-Coded AlertsGeoChat Free APIs
GeoChat Connect Visualize Report Receive Decide Web, SMS, one another’s what you are critical alerts the bestemail, Twitter, locations on seeing on the and news course of or Skype the map ground stories action jointly
The Future• Simpler User Interface• Wider Adoption• Import additional data layers• Sync structured data (requests, reports, etc.) on to the map.• Offline client for disconnected operations• Pluggable encryption• Sensor integration• SmartPhone/PDA client• Social Networking• Integrated Analytics – tag clouds, entity extraction, etc.• Radio integration? Voice? Video?
Thank You! Luke Beckman email@example.com