ESA: emergency situation awareness via microbloggers
Proceedings of the 21st ACM international conference on Information and knowledge management (CIKM '12)
By Bella Robinson, Jie Yin, Mark Cameron, Sarvnaz Karimi
Issue Date:October 2012
During a disastrous event, such as an earthquake or river flooding, information on what happened, who was affected and how, where help is needed, and how to aid people who were affected, is crucial. While communication is important in such times of crisis,...