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Strategic

Faciliate matching of CDM solutions to capability needs (DRIVER+)

  1. Faciliate expressing the practitioners needs and Gaps.
  2. Faciliate the understanding of these needs by owners, so that they can develop and advertise the innovative Solutions resolving them.
  3. Faciliate discovering of the innovative Solutions addressing the needs and Gaps.

Capabilities and expertise of the observers (INEGMA-E²)

Evaluators to be aware of the topic that shall be evaluated, knowledge is needed on how to evaluate. 

Examples of topics: CBRN, wildfire, flooding.

If participants don't have knowledge about the ’s knowledge and capabilities and expertise, they will lose trust.

Tools to gather and analyze the gathered information (INEGMA-E²)

The evaluator has to gather a lot of information, later analyse it and produce (first impression) reports, which is a difficult task that could be made easier by using modern tools such as applications on a phone or a tablet.

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Adequate COP environment (DRIVER+)

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.

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Incorporating information from multiple sources into incident command operations (IFAFRI)

The Ability to Incorporate Information from Multiple and Nontraditional Sources into Incident Command Operations

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Secure cross-agency documentation, sharing and tracking (STAMINA)

Efficient and secure sharing of the data necessary for decision making has proven to be challenging in the recent COVID-19 .

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Adequate collaboration and communication guidelines and methodology (STAMINA)

management is a collective effort encompassing various organisations that to work seamlessly together across domain and administrative borders.

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Monitor and counter mis- and disinformation (STAMINA)

Mis- and disinformation can have adverse effects on management and even cause cascading (e.g. civil disobedience and even insurrections)

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Adequate Crisis Management legislation (STAMINA)

Provide a sound legal basis for various aspects of Management in all parts of the CM cycle.

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Use of virtual reality to enhance preparedness for large scale evacuation (DRIVER+)

Shortcomings in the use of virtual reality to enhance of first responders in case of large scale evacuation, as a support for and .

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Backtracking of potentially infected persons (Johanniter Austria)

If a patient is identified as infectious after he/she was transported by the ambulance, we have to backtrace all contact persons of the ambulance car team and test them, as the car is not disinfected after each transport.

Possibility of access to the entire information exchange (INEGMA-E²)

For proper on has to understand what is going on and be able to follow the process (and changes of the processes) -> e.g. critical points in pathways (why is this and this – not – happening > because something was being brought into perspective)

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