Etna Safety Test

Last June 14th Department of Civil Protection of Sicily Region , with TIM , Huawei, G&G Telecommunication, IES Solutions and Eutelsat, has carried out an experimental and innovative test on Mount Etna in the contest of the Valle del Bove: the main goal was to transfer audio and video in real time from a zone completely isolated from telecommunication standpoint to the Control Room of the Civil Protection. This is a similar scenario also in areas normally covered by telecommunication networks when a natural disaster strikes.

IES Solutions hosts the 5th RAWFIE Plenary Meeting in Catania

The 5th plenary meeting of RAWFIE (Road-, Air-, and Water- based Future Internet Experimentation) is being held in Tremestieri Etneo (Catania), at IES Solutions premises.

IES Solutions within EENA’s Who-is-Who Guide

We are pleased to announce that, on June 2017, IES Solutions has been included in the Who-is-Who guide of EENA (European Emergency Number Association).

Common Information Space Event in Brussels

Three EU-funded projects (SECTOR, EPISECC and SecInCoRe) shared their points of view about several aspects of the Common Information Space. One of the main panels was focussed on three fundamental aspects of an information sharing space:
a "Pan-European inventory", which collects information about past disasters and provides useful lesson learnt; taxonomies, a crucial concept for a complete understanding of the message between different organisations and different languages; standardisation, another pillar in the field of information sharing, as well as several other domains

IES at the PSCE Conference in Munich

On 3 May, PSCE and the EPISECC project will also organise a workshop on standardization in the premises of the German Red Cross in Munich. The workshop will be focused on the importance for EU projects to put more efforts on standardisation activities in order to bring innovation adapted to the fast-changing market.

CEN Workshop: Terminologies in crisis and disaster management

The EPISECC, SECTOR and SecInCoRe projects put together their efforts and knowledge in this Workshop to define common terminologies to be used in disaster management, aiming at improving the information sharing in Europe

Happy European 112 Day!

Today, 11 February, Europe celebrates the European 112 Day, which has been established in 2009 with the aim of raising awareness of the European emergency number: 112