S-HELP Research Paper Wins ‘Best Paper Award’ at Top European Conference

Dr Karen Neville, the S-HELP project coordinator and lead author of the paper titled: Supporting cross border emergency management decision-making received the Best Paper Award at the European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS 2013), in Utrecht, June 2013.

This paper investigates the challenges facing multi-agency coordination, the characteristics of commercially available tools in addressing these issues and as a result current decision support in managing emergencies. The findings of the study provide a rich foundation for future research on the design of incident/emergency management decision support (DS) tools.

Dr. Karen Neville (UCC-BIS)

Wednesday, June 11, 2014