12 December 2016
III Scientific Conference "Selected Aspects of the Use of Combat Aviation"
On 8 December 2016, III Scientific Conference "Selected Aspects of Use of Combat Aviation" took place at the Polish Air Force Academy in Dęblin. The focus of the conference was on the use of aviation in times of peace, crisis and during war.
Demonstration of a comprehensive protection system for logistics of multi-entity rescue operations
15 November 2016
Demonstration of a comprehensive protection system for logistics of multi-entity rescue operations
On 9 November 2016, the final results of the project "A comprehensive protection system for logistics of multi-entity rescue operations", financed by the National Centre for Research and Development, were presented at the training ground of the Main School of Fire Service in Kazuń.
Geoinformation Guide: Corine Land Cover
14 November 2016
Geoinformation Guide: Corine Land Cover
Taking a break from issues related to satellite imagery, in today's article from "Geoinformation Guide" series we want to present you free vecor and raster data regarding land cover for the area of Europe. Have you heard about the Corine Land Cover project?
30 October 2016
The meeting of experts at the XII Forum Health Market
On 26-27.10.2016 r. CIK representative participated in the cross-seminar organized by the Group of the Polish Society for Support of Entrepreneurship JSC in cooperation with among others 3M, Asseco, PolMed, Philips, Ernst & Young, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Bank of National Economy.
Geoinformation Guide: LandsatLook Viewer
17 October 2016
Geoinformation Guide: LandsatLook Viewer
In today's article from the "Geoinformation Guide" series we will take a closer look at the LandsatLook Viewer web application, which allows for quick view and access to archives of images from the Landsat satellite.
03 October 2016
Scientific conference on emergency medical services in the state security system
On 29-30.09.2016 r. at the Polish Air Force Academy in Dęblin a scientific conference held place, organized in cooperation with i. a. the Land Forces Academy in Wrocław and the Strategic Planning College in Dąbrowa Górnicza.
Geoinformation Guide: Shapefile
19 September 2016
Geoinformation Guide: Shapefile
In today's article from the "Geoinformation Guide" series we will explain what a file in the Shapefile format is.
Geoinformation Guide: Google Earth
05 September 2016
Geoinformation Guide: Google Earth
We begin the publication of a series of guides with practical advice related to the use of geoinformation technologies, particularly in crisis management.
Maps for the earthquake in Italy
25 August 2016
Maps for the earthquake in Italy
A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck central Italy (100 km north-east of Rome) very early in the morning on 24th August 2016. Area of damage contains several regions, i.a.: Lazio, Abruzzo, Umbria.The most severe damage The towns of Accumoli, Amatrice, Posta and Arquata del Tronto were among the most severly damaged locations. Several aftershocks struck the region over the next few hours. The most powerful had magnitude 5.5. The final number of victims is not yet known, but it reached almost 250 deaths.
Chemical scenario in project EDEN field exercise
04 July 2016
Chemical scenario in project EDEN field exercise
Between 30th June and 1st July 2016 in Training Center of the departmental Emergency Fire and Rescue service of Seine-et-Marne French department in Gurcy-le-Châtel were organized large-scale demonstration of EDEN project (End-user driven demo on CBRNe).
Table-Top Exercise TTX 2016
10 June 2016
Table-Top Exercise TTX 2016
Between 7th and 9th June 2016, in Warsaw, Crisis Information Centre (CIK) together with the Main School of Fire Service (SGSP) organized a Table-Top Exercise, that was final event of Project EDEN (End User Driven demo for CBRNe) Large Scale Radiological Demonstrations series.
SimSpace system tests
06 June 2016
SimSpace system tests
On 2nd June 2016 in the Main School of Fire Service there were performed tests of SimSpace simulation software that allow to use different data from earth observation for the use of the situation analysis and as a support in decision making process.
28 April 2016
Sentinel 1-B launched
On 25th April 2016 radar satellite Sentinel 1-B was launched from Europe's Spaceport located in Kourou, French Guiana and is already in space.
„Geoinformation in crisis and rescue management in Poland”
25 April 2016
„Geoinformation in crisis and rescue management in Poland”
In April 2016 Crisis Information Centre SRC PAS published an article entitled "Geoinformation in crisis and rescue management in Poland".
04 April 2016
International workshops within European project DRIVER
On 31st March 2016 in Polish Naval Academy in Gdynia there were organized international workshops, that were next step in preparation to the table-top exercise within science experiment EXPE 43 of project DRIVER.