- Help the practitioners to express their needs and gaps and to discover the solutions addressing them.
- Help the developers to understand these needs, develop and advertise the innovative solutions resolving them.
Limitations in the cross vulnerabilities (people, property, environment) to optimize task prioritization and decision making.
Understanding how the changes in social and economic characteristics of the population can create conditions of increased fire across the various regions and countries, is a prerequisite to reduce the level of exposure of local communities through better landscape planning.
Shortcomings in policy and procedures for communicating with the public during a large .
Shortcomings in planning and managing large scale evacuation of population in urban areas
Lack of effective public warning system with the ability to verify whether the information reached the recipient.
Shortcomings in the use of virtual reality to enhance of first responders in case of large scale evacuation, as a support for and .
Lack of a “Common Operational Picture” environment to integrate data sources and calculation results from different models that are crucial for decision making process from the perspective of the incident commander.
Understanding ecosystem's vulnerability and potential to adapt to such changes can help developing proactive and post-fire regeneration strategies.
Danger rating index is an important real time indicator for the fire fighters. It sums up constant (fuels, topography) and variable (weather) factors that affect the initiation, spread and difficulty of control, and subsequent fire damage of wildfires on an area in a single number that can be easily visualised and used for early alerting.
The Ability to Incorporate Information from Multiple and Nontraditional Sources into Incident Command Operations
The ability to monitor the physiological signs of responders