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  • Knowledge gaps in the use of immersive VR applications for higher education

    Our analysis has uncovered several gaps in the application of VR in the higher education sphere—for instance, learning theories were not often considered in VR application development to assist and guide toward learning outcomes. Furthermore, the evaluation of educational VR applications has...
  • CIEM at HICSS 2020

    Kristine Steen-Tveit presented a methodology for analysis of real-time communication for building the common operational picture by using audio-logs.
  • Balancing time and costs - where to locate relief distribution centers after disasters?

    This paper investigates how we can support humanitarian decision-makers to locate distribution centers to deliver relief items to beneficiaries timely and efficiently.
  • International awards for research at UiA

    UiA’s Centre for Integrated Emergency Management has received international awards for a three-year research project funded by the EU Horizon 2020 programme.
  • Professor Jose Julio Gonzalez awarded the King's Medal of Merit

    Gonzalez receives the distinction for his efforts in public safety and emergency preparedness in Norway and in Europe. Just after the medal was handed out on Wednesday 23 October, the laureate received notice from Brussels that he and his colleagues had won an innovation prize for their research...
  • Hvordan dele informasjon i kriser

    «Informasjonsdelingen må være en integrert del av det du gjør til daglig. Det kan ikke være en egen funksjon», sier deltaker i workshop. 24 representanter fra ulike beredskapsaktører var samlet i Oslo denne uka for å kartlegge praksis med å etablere felles situasjonsforståelse gjennom samvirke og...
  • Jose Maria Sarriegi Major Catastrophe Research Award

    Fundación Aon España and the Catastrophe Observatory in Spain have decided to create the Jose Maria Sarriegi Award for the best academic research article on topics related to disaster management that has been published in the previous two years in a specialized journal. Submission date 15th of...
  • Vacancy: Postdoctoral position in Crisis Management

    Will you be our new colleague? We are looking for a candidate with expertise in several of the following research areas; Big data and data analytics, Real-time data processing and monitoring, Data integration and visualisation, Control room systems and Situational awareness.
  • HUMLOG Best thesis award to Hossein Baharmand

    International award to CIEM researcher
  • 3-årig postdoc-stilling ledig ved CIEM

    Centre for Integrated Emergency Management (CIEM) har en ledig postdoktor-stilling i 100 % i 3 år, tilknyttet Institutt for informasjonssystemer, Fakultet for samfunnsvitenskap, ved Universitet i Agder. Stillingen er lokalisert i Kristiansand.
  • Workshop med Oslo politiet og Oslo kommune

    I samarbeid med Oslo politi og Beredskapsetaten i Oslo kommune hadde CIEM en 2 dagers workshop 26.-27. februar 2019. Formålet var å skape samarbeidsprosjekt for utvikle bedre løsninger for uønskede hendelser.
  • Research project on Resilience a success

    The Smart Mature Resilience project is presented as a success story on the EU commission website.
  • New CIEM doctor - Hossein Baharmand

    Hossein Bahamand defended his thesis on Designing Flexible Relief Distribution Networks in December 2018.
  • -Vi er sterkere, sikrere og smartere

    Tre år som aktiv deltaker i et europeisk forskningsprosjekt har gjort Kristiansand til en tryggere kommune å bo, leve og arbeide i.