CrisisCamp European Activities and ICCM

CrisisCamp UK

CrisisCamp UK (London and Cambridge) are holding a casual meet-up on Thursday, September 30th, 2010. Guests will include Heather Blanchard and Noel Dickover, co-founders of Follow the CrisisCampLDN twitter account for more details. CrisisCamp UK was one of the first CrisisCamps this year. Sara Farmer, Chris Foote and Alan Jackson spearheaded efforts for Haiti, Chile and Pakistan. Their dedication to a European community has provided mentorship to CrisisCamp France and around the world with our global collaboration and coordination.

CrisisCamp Paris – Rencontre à La Cantine le 1er Octobre

Nous organisons le second CrisisCamp Paris sous forme de rencontre informelle entre les acteurs du secteur de l’urgence, qu’ils soient professionnels ou associatifs, ou simples bénévoles, pour faire le point sur les projets qui ont émergés depuis le dernier Crisiscamp, et échanger sur les dernières actions de mobilisation autour des inondations au Pakistan, la marée noire aux E.U., les incendies en Russie…

RDV le 1er octobre 2010, de 16h à 21h, @ La Cantine par Silicon Sentier

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CrisisCamps in Other European Countries

We have been in contact with folks from the Iceland, Netherlands, Romania and Italy about starting CrisisCamps in their countries. There is a CrisisCamp EU mailing list. We’d love to have you join us.

International Conference Of Crisis Mapping (ICCM10)
This week also marks the International Conference on Crisis Mapping (ICCM10): Haiti and Beyond in Boston MA. Andrew Turner, our third co-founder and Heather Leson (Community Working Group Co-Lead) will be attending. A number of other CrisisCongress attendees including Kate Chapman, who will be speaking about the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap team, (OpenStreetMap) and Luke Beckman (InSTEDD) will join the CrisisMappers fest. Heather Leson is volunteering and participating in CrisisMappers training. If you are attending, it would be great to meet.

If you are in Boston on Wednesday, September 29, 2010, Ping @heatherleson or @CrisisCampBOS to meet-up with us for drinks and braining.

(Post by Heather Leson)


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