ISCRAM Spring School

Location: Telecom ParisTech's main location: 46 Rue Barrault 75013 Paris

iTRACK project  invites you to attend the CNRS THEMATIC SCHOOL ON "SOCIAL NETWORKS & CRISIS MANAGEMENT", which will take place at   Telecom ParisTech's main location:  46 Rue Barrault 75013 Paris between 15th to 19th of May 2017

The Spring School involves both technical (information related) and social fields It targets a mixed public and aim at mobilizing the mixed competences & backgrounds from Spring School attendants & contributors in order to promote collaborative aspects. The thematic school is supported by the CNRS and the ISCRAM association.

Who should attend:

- Master, PhD and post-doc students.
- Practitioners

List of relevant topics:

- Early warning systems
- Communication within and across social and organizational networks
- Information collection - analysis - sharing
- Citizen participation / engagement / resilience / community
- Privacy infringement, Social justice issues, Dual use (surveillance society)
- Coordination problems.

Pedagogical objectives:

At the end of the week, attendants will:
- Have an overview of the issues & approaches related to the use of social networks in crisis management from both the technical and social point of views
- Be able to mobilize, share & confront their own knowledge and competences to others' in order to solve a case.
- Be able to reflect upon cases and problems from both perspectives (technical & social) and to design solutions.
- Visit of the centre de crise de la zone de défense de la préfecture de police.

For more info and registration please follow the link

Project documentation

iTRACK Fact Sheet updated 

pdf : iTrack FactSheet