Breakout: Device and Application Technologies
Facilitator: Jason Lohn
Scribe: Patrick Tague
New technology and application technologies provide opportunities for more rapid acquisition of data from physical and human sensors, more than just from mobile phones; for example, how might a range of new technologies such as sensors, tablets, locationing, biometrics, mobile access points/femtocells, tablets, hi-res TV screens, Android and other smartphones, and app stores, in conjunction with SMS, TWitter, Facebook, etc, change the management of future disasters.
How should we prepare systems for the future?