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The Role of Volunteer Citizens in Response to Accidents and Disasters

Mohsen Aminizade, Mahmoud Nekouei Moghaddam, Mehdi Birami Jam, Mostafa Shamsi, Nader Majidi, Nasir Amanat, Seyed Hosein Hoseini
2017 Health in Emergencies & Disasters Quarterly  
, and volunteer citizens' participation were examined.  ...  Many organizations, especially at the time of accidents, disasters, and critical conditions, cannot provide their services without the presence of volunteers.  ...  The desire to help is a principal aspect of human nature.  ... 
doi:10.18869/nrip.hdq.2.3.107 fatcat:7mrsktywirdodk3cjs7yzijkxa

SOK: Building a Launchpad for Impactful Satellite Cyber-Security Research [article]

James Pavur, Ivan Martinovic
2020 arXiv   pre-print
This is presented as a "threat matrix toolbox" which security researchers may leverage to motivate technical research into given attack vectors and defenses.  ...  The paper begins with a cross-disciplinary synthesis of relevant threat models from a diverse array of fields, ranging from legal and policy studies to aerospace engineering.  ...  global positioning services [4] .  ... 
arXiv:2010.10872v1 fatcat:rrbrviumq5ajhffsmgcyod6acy

Smart City and Resources Optimisation in Urban Communities

Dumitru Zamfir
2019 Journal of US-China Public Administration  
resources usage in order to contribute to optimization of citizens relation, leading to significant increase of relation with the citizens targeting improvement of individual and collective comfort, as  ...  well as increase of their relation with common area, including communication between local administration for the benefit of citizens and community.  ...  global objectives.  ... 
doi:10.17265/1548-6591/2019.02.002 fatcat:fah7mp2zh5ge5i7gehkauu47rq

Crowdsourcing citoyen : définition et enjeux pour les villes

Sophie Renault, Erwan Boutigny
2014 Politiques et management public  
With the help of case studies covering the spectrum of citizen-sourcing, this research summarizes the main strengths and weaknesses of citizens' participation.  ...  L'intérêt des participants peut être motivé par des facteurs économiques, psychologiques ou sociaux.  ... 
doi:10.3166/pmp.31.215-237 fatcat:gbjjeis44rfyjke6kyclwqpmz4

A Participatory Approach for Envisioning a Smart City

Peter van Waart, Ingrid Mulder, Cees de Bont
2016 Social science computer review  
We also found indications that transfer of knowledge was taking place from the prototyping sessions to the daily practice of participants working in the public sector.  ...  Results from these sessions show that participating stakeholders indeed gained a new perspective upon issues facing the city, due to an increased awareness and understanding of, and empathy for, the interests  ...  The concept of a Gov-Jam is derived from the Global Service Jam and is specifically focused on the design and redesign of public services (Römer, Thallmaier, Hormes, Lawrence, & Habicht, 2011) .  ... 
doi:10.1177/0894439315611099 fatcat:miquqb6rs5cnxcy7yrxnpbqu4q

A Generic e-Government Process Based on Case Studies

Agnes Owuato Odongo, Sungwon Kang, Jae Jeung Rho
2009 2009 10th ACIS International Conference on Software Engineering, Artificial Intelligences, Networking and Parallel/Distributed Computing  
E-Government implementation pursuit is rising because of its potential and positive impacts.  ...  Due to extensive challenges arising from the tailoring and implementation process of e-Government, this paper examines the e-Government processes of Australia, Canada, Malaysia, Singapore and Korea in  ...  The success of the above counties in different aspects of egovernment motivated us to focus on the e-government process they have used.  ... 
doi:10.1109/snpd.2009.96 dblp:conf/snpd/OdongoKR09 fatcat:7fcjhp3upbertmurxbba6d3ht4

Satellite-Based Communications Security: A Survey of Threats, Solutions, and Research Challenges [article]

Pietro Tedeschi and Savio Sciancalepore and Roberto Di Pietro
2021 arXiv   pre-print
Then, we further identify specific research domains for each of the identified branches, focusing on dedicated security issues, including, e.g., physical-layer confidentiality, anti-jamming schemes, anti-spoofing  ...  Communication (SATCOM) systems are gaining renewed momentum in Industry and Academia, thanks to innovative services introduced by leading tech companies and the promising impact they can deliver towards the global  ...  participating in the name a few.  ... 
arXiv:2112.11324v2 fatcat:mdrumzffujdwzmzqwajk3hkxbm

Regulation Room

Cynthia R. Farina, Dmitry Epstein, Josiah B. Heidt, Mary J. Newhart
2013 Transforming Government: People, Process and Policy  
Barriers to Effective e-Participation When discussing barriers to effective online civic engagement, e-participation literature has focused primarily on the technological and system design aspects of this  ...  At the same time (and relevant to the motivated awareness barrier) most do not realize the potential returns of acquiring participation literacy.  ... 
doi:10.1108/tg-02-2013-0005 fatcat:2yu5rjjjvzaqrffm5urj55qv3q

International Arms Control and Law Enforcement in the Information Revolution

Yury Barmin, Grace Jones, Zev Winkelman, Sonya Moiseeva
2011 Connections The Quarterly Journal  
Motivated Denial of Service Attacks," in The Virtual Battlefi eld: Perspectives on Cyber Warfare, ed.  ...  The International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the UN agency responsible for information and communication technology issues, has advocated for its ITU Toolkit, created with global participation, as  ... 
doi:10.11610/connections.10.4.05 fatcat:wcn6heroijejxlqdifdmj3wr3e

Sustainable Adoption of Connected Vehicles in the Brazilian Landscape: Policies, Technical Specifications and Challenges

Douglas Aguiar Do Nascimento, Yuzo Iano, Hermes José Loschi, Navid Razmjooy, Robert Sroufe, Vlademir De Jesus Silva Oliveira, Diego Arturo Pajuelo Castro, Matheus Montagner
2019 Transactions on Environment and Electrical Engineering  
Moreover, challenges related to technical aspects, safety and environmental issues, and the standardization for vehicle communication are also described.  ...  The current status of ITS (Intelligent Transportation System) development in Brazil was reviewed, as well as the research institutes and governmental actions focused on introducing the concept of connected  ...  The compelling motivation comes from: 1.  ... 
doi:10.22149/teee.v3i1.130 fatcat:fsiz7ljy3rcz3jtwlwxuma5stq

Disrupting video game distribution

Stefan Werning
2019 Nordic Journal of Media Studies  
of affordance change.  ...  feature changes as part of its corporate rhetoric.  ...  example via the Global Gov Jam (Alencar & Gama, 2018) or the Climate Game Jam, and scholarly attention (e.g.  ... 
doi:10.2478/njms-2019-0007 fatcat:i2sajfquizd5flqfoywdq3bfby

Digitalization in the Global South

Kerstin Schopp, Laura Schelenz, Jessica Heesen, Maria Pawelec
2019 TATuP - Journal for Technology Assessment in Theory and Practice  
What are opportunities and risks of ICT in a global context from an ethical and interdisciplinary point of view?  ...  This paper discusses these concerns by specifically exploring the aspect of power in light of the digital transformation of the Global South.  ...  This is one of the four above-mentioned aspects of digitalization processes in the Global South that we will now assess in more detail.  ... 
doi:10.14512/tatup.28.2.s10 fatcat:bznbrf4obvfrbgadckenn5efua

Innovations in Green Logistics in Smart Cities: USA and EU Experience

Tatsiana Paskannaya, Galyna Shaban
2019 Marketing and Management of Innovations  
of goods, movement and storage of public, passenger transportation, placement of hazardous wastes that affect the ecosystem of the city and against the principles of sustainable development.  ...  The purpose of the article is to study the features of green logistics and the benefits of implementing its approaches to urban development, based on the analysis of Smart City projects in the USA and  ...  a global scale.  ... 
doi:10.21272/mmi.2019.1-14 fatcat:ybb4gvj3eja47p3jqyijtojmmu

2018 International Cancer Education Conference: Program and Abstracts

2018 Journal of Cancer Education  
Utilize best practices to educate patients and families on complex diagnosis, treatment and survivorship issues with a focus on health equity, communication and psychosocial aspects of care.  ...  Disparities, Special Populations & Global Outreach 7.  ...  Jams, T.A., Page, J.S., to recruit, educate and motivate undergraduate and professional students to pursue further training and future careers in cancer research.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s13187-018-1414-9 pmid:30144004 fatcat:3mqjwolbvbgitevsou76lm66zy

Crowdsourcing in Public Policy: Technologies, Subjects and Its Socio-Political Role

Elena Vasilievna Morozova
2015 Asian Social Science  
and the development of the new forms of civil and political participation.  ...  The conceptual basis of the research implies the network theory of policy, the theory of deliberate democracy and the concept "governance".  ...  Asmolov pays attention to the crowdsourcing resources, participants' motivation and trends of the technology development, evaluating in general crowdsourcing projects as a form of social mediation.  ... 
doi:10.5539/ass.v11n7p111 fatcat:3ut4zenw5fh3zgeypn23zamnaa
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