Presenting the E2mC project: Evolution of Emergency Copernicus services

Public Safety Communication Europe (PSCE) is pleased to inform about the launch of the E2mC project which aims at demonstrating the technical and operational feasibility of the integration of social media analysis and crowd-sourced information within both the Mapping and Early Warning Components of Copernicus Emergency Management Service (EMS). The Project will develop a prototype of a new EMS Service Component (Copernicus Witness), designed to exploit social media analysis and crowdsourcing capabilities to generate a new Product of the EMS Portfolio.

European Commission launches MYGEOSS

On 7 December, the European Commission launched MYGEOSS. MYGEOSS is a two-year project (2015-16) by the European Commission to develop GEOSS-based (Global Earth Observation System of Systems) smart Internet applications informing European citizens on the changes affecting their local environment.