eCPD - FireWater App and Map-a-thon: Showing firefighters the fastest way to water.
Date & Time
Thursday, 7 Apr 2022
- 1:00 pm
This is a recording of a webinar held live on Wednesday 7 October 2020
In the lead up to the SSSI FireWater Map-a-thon, learn more about the Growing Data Foundation's FireWater App. Hear how and where the idea for FireWater emerged, how the SA GovHack team (the Water Warriors) used available data sets to create the concept for an mobile application that identifies the real-time location of water sources, the amount of available water at these sources and the quickest route to take to access these water source, what such an application means to a Country Fire Service volunteer, in preparing for the next bushfire season and the to greatly enhance this application through the collaboration with the SSSI and the FireWater Map-a-thon.
Speakers include (from the Growing Data Foundation) John Ruciak, Leo Gagg, Andrew Sargent, Jenny McCormick. Plus, Dr Lesley Arnold, Chair, SSSI's Disaster Management & Recovery Special Interest Group.
To find out more details about the SSSI FireWater Map-a-thon and to register for the Map-a-thon visit: www.sssi.org.au/firewater
By registering below, you will receive a confirmation email containing the link to the recording, to watch at a time that suits you.
This event is worth 1.0 SSSI CPD points.
Free for all to attend!
Katie Le Miere
National Events Manager