Disaster Management and Damage Assessment using Community Intelligence and Social Media

Undertook research in the utilization of community intelligence and social media data for disaster management and damage assessment using crowdsourcing and geocoding techniques for Jack’s Hill fire, Riverton Landfill fire and Chikungunya outbreak, Jamaica.


Coordinated and produced web maps for the National Emergency Response GIS Team (NERGIST) showing distribution of Chikungunya incidents and location of mosquito breeding sites, October 2014. 


Harnessing and Mapping Social Media Data for Disaster Management: Case Study of the Riverton City Landfill Fire