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Disaster Competence Network Austria (DCNA) acts as a link between scientific research and practitioners in crisis and disaster management. Through knowledge and technology transfer, findings from basic research are implemented and directed to those interested in security and disaster research in Austria and beyond.


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DRMKC Current Opportunities

DRMKC - Current Opportunities

By Isabel Anger

There are currently several opportunities available in the DRMKC - Disaster Risk Management Knowledge Centre:

More info: Current Opportunities - European Commission (europa.eu)

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New project: KI-SecAssist

New project: KI-SecAssist

By Isabel Anger

We're happy to announce a new project: The goal of KI-SecAssist is the development of autonomous assistance modules based on cooperative task management and various UAV and UGV systems with integrated multi-sensor payload. The development of AI-based solutions enables cooperative multimodal interaction strategies between several UAVs (fixed wing and multi-rotor) and UGVs and thus an intelligent interaction of the individual systems for an optimised assistance service for emergency forces oriented towards special mission scenarios.

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