On November 6-8, 2017, NAPSG Foundation’s Search & Rescue GIS Working Group gathered with more than 50 Search & Rescue (SAR) leaders and GIS responders at the Esri Office in Broomfield, Colorado, for the highly anticipated 9th Annual Search & Rescue GIS Workshop. The purpose of the SAR GIS Workshop was to build capacity and advance the
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On September 2017, NAPSG Foundation and the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) coordinated with the Florida Fire Chiefs Association (FFCA), Florida State Fire Marshal’s Office, and the Florida Division of Emergency Management to provide location-enabled decision support tools and field information collection tools to local and state SAR teams positioning and deploying in support
On Thursday, October 26, 2017, the National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation hosted a virtual training focused on “Enhancing Mission Critical Decision Making: Understanding Core Information Requirements”. This virtual training provided participants with the opportunity to: Gain awareness level knowledge on the process and national baseline for defining core information requirements to support
September 19, 2017 – The National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation launched a crowdsourcing application to help collect photos and images taken by citizens on the ground during and after Hurricane Maria. If you are on the ground in the impact area (and are safe!), you can contribute your photos to the app