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Interview: Evert Bopp on technological disaster trends.

Disaster Tech Lab’s CEO was recently interviewed by CCTV-Americas

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Give a man internet & he’ll surf for a day, teach him how to network and he’ll email you forever…

A big part of our work is sharing our knowledge and making sure that we leave the communities to whose aid we come better prepared. That means that we teach them to maintain the technology that we provide them with.

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Wireless site surveys in disaster zones.

It was in December 2012 at the start of our deployment following hurricane Sandy that we carried out our first wireless signal survey. Our Sandy response effort in the Rockaway area of New York City was our first one in a 1st

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WLAN Pros Summit.

Wireless Guru extraordinaire Keith Parsons offered us an opportunity to speak at the 1st  WLAN Pros Summit in Austin TX last month. Not only did we get the opportunity to talk about a work to an audience of top-class WiFi experts

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Wireless Field Day: “WiFi in disaster response”.

Below is my presentation from the recent Wireless Field Day in San Jose.

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The reach of social media in disaster response scenarios.

Following the recent Boston bombings there has again been a lot of discussion on the role which social media plays as part of the dissemination of information and advice following disasters and public safety incident. The discussions this time has

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2013; an exciting year ahead!

2013 is set to become a very exciting year for Disaster Tech Lab. Only 6 months after it was started as a subsidiary of Haiti Connect it has grown so rapidly that as of a few days ago “Disaster Tech

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Virtual Operations Support teams & Social media

Philadelphia Medical Reserve Corps VOST Introduction View more PowerPoint from Jim Garrow

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