smem Archive

Join me for “Tech Tools and Skills for Emergency Management”

I have been asked to facilitate the upcoming online TechChange Course,

Typhoon Haiyan: Social media improves situational awareness

The volunteer and tech community is working to map the damage

Who wants to meet in Washington DC?

I will be spending a lot of time in Washington DC

Categorising tweets for the Pakistan earthquake

MicroMappers wants to help disaster responders find actionable information on Twitter.

Social Media in Emergencies – a few good starting points

Resources for people interested in using social media in emergencies.

Presentation: Risk management through social media

Two presentations that look at how social media can be used

Presentation: Introduction to Social Media and Resilience

Two presentations that provide a basic overview of social media and

Social Media for Good Roundup: Boston Marathon Bombings

Following Monday's attack on the Boston Marathon, here are a few

Social media and the Boston Marathon bombings

My girlfriend and I have personal connections to Boston, so we