New Zealand Researchers Use ML to Anticipate Geothermal Instability
Transfer machine learning allows researchers to look at instability in geothermal settings around the world and determine how the findings could apply in New Zealand. The research aims to power new hazard models in New Zealand’s renewable energy sector.
The Philippines Joins Asia-Pacific Satellite Data Project to Reduce Disaster Risk
The Data Provider Node membership application submitted by the Philippine Space Agency was approved and granted by the Asia-Pacific Regional Space Agency Forum.
New South Wales Invests in Tech Upgrades for Rescuers
The NSW Government is investing in upgraded tech for rescue operations; one will provide the VRA with seamless communication coverage across NSW while another will see colourised laser tech added to the FRNSW fleet of drones.
Singapore Public Utilities Board Adds 400 Water Level Sensors to Aid Flood Management
Adding to an extensive network of close to 1,000 water level sensors, PUB has deployed sensors in the Kallang River, Sungei Api Api, and Bukit Batok Canal that can provide early warning and activate its mobile crew to carry out flood management.
Vietnam, Italy Coordinate on Space Technology and Applications
The nation issued a strategy for the development and application of space science and technology and has identified the promotion of international cooperation as an important role in this strategy.
The Philippines Launches 3DPH Information System
The 3DPH Information System aims to supplement scientific data management and analysis on disaster risk reduction activities. The government also cautions local governments to be prepared for a tsunami.
New Zealand’s Public Safety Network to Get Significant Digital Boost
The Public Safety Network will be able to deliver emergency services with a single secure digital radio network and greatly improved mobile broadband access. The move aims to support frontline staff as they serve the community.
Strengthening Innovations on Disaster Preparedness in the Philippines
The expo included the newest innovative products, and projects connected to disaster risk reduction and response technologies; aiming to strengthen the digital transformation of disaster preparedness.
EXCLUSIVE! Disaster-Proof Organisations Trailblazing Transformational Journeys
Preparing for the unexpected with disaster recovery solutions enabled by tech that need to be updated in the face of significant changes to system architecture, system dependencies and recovery personnel.
Singapore Establishes ASEAN Regional Computer Emergency Response Team
The ASEAN Regional Computer Emergency Response Team is a key goal of the ASEAN ICT Masterplan 2020 and the nation also established an inter-agency Counter Ransomware Task Force.