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Publication of the ASSISTANCE Pilot 1 movie

In January 2022, the ASSISTANCE Pilot 1 demonstration was performed in Izmir, Turkey,  organised and hosted by Acil Ambulans Hekimleri Dernegi (AAHD) in the Izmir Fire and Natural Disaster Training Centre (IYDEM). The pilot excercise has been performed on 28th January and it has been preceeded with the VR training sessions for end-users using the […]

March 30, 2022


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Succesful ASSISTANCE Pilot 1 demonstration in Izmir

In the last week of January 2022, ASSISTANCE first pilot demonstration has been performed in Izmir, Turkey. The event has been organised and hosted by Acil Ambulans Hekimleri Dernegi (AAHD) in the Izmir Fire and Natural Disaster Training Centre (IYDEM) and attended by many partners (not all, due to the COVID-19 pandemic situation at the […]

February 4, 2022


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ASSISTANCE and aqua3s Standardisation Activities Workshop

On 18th November 2021 ASSISTANCE and aqua3s projects are co-hosting a workshop/webinar on standardisation activities for disaster-resilient society (DRS) and critical infrastructure protection (CIP) projects. The goal of the workshop is: first, to give the attendees a basic understanding of standards, the standardisation process, and how standards can benefit their projects; second, briefly present resources […]

October 29, 2021


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ASSISTANCE in a Spanish press release on drones

ASSISTANCE project has been metioned in a Spanish weekly ABC Empressa in an article on drones usage in crisis situations. The article presents an overview of the Spanish entrepreneurial ecosystem that provides the innovative solutions and covers comments from the Director of the Avionics & Systems Division of FADA-CATEC. The original release can be found […]

October 11, 2021


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Survey on Past Experiences of First Responders

A survey on past experiences of First Responders has been developed within works in WP8, seeking contribution from different First Responders (Firefighting, Police, EMS and Civil Protection) both in the ASSISTANCE consortium and beyond. The information collected will help to learn more about psychological differences/similarities in male and female First Responders. The survey is voluntary […]

September 16, 2021


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Publication in Applied Sciences on UAS Risk Assessment based on SORA for FRs

Paweł Janik, Maciej Zawistowski , Radosław Fellner, Grzegorz Zawistowski from CNBOP-PIB have just published an Open Access paper on Unmanned Aircraft Systems Risk Assessment Based on SORA for First Responders and Disaster Management in the special issue of Applied Sciences journal (Advances in Aerial, Space, and Underwater Robotics) The publication is accesible via ASSISTANCE website […]

June 29, 2021


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Publication of videos from the second Review Meeting

The second ASSISTANCE Review Meeting was held in a virtual format on 25th March 2021. All the progress and achievements of the reporting period (until month 21) have been presented to the Project Officer and appointed Reviewers. To better illustrate the results, all the partners responsible for core activities and developments have prepared videos, which […]

June 23, 2021


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ASSISTANCE at the DRS Information Day – State of Play and Way Forward

Today ASSISTANCE was presented by its coordinator Dr. Federico Carvajal to over 100 participants of the DRS Information Day – State of Play and Way Forward, organised by DG HOME within the activities of the Community of European Research and Innovation for Security (CERIS). The event has provided an insight to main research-related recommendations and […]

June 14, 2021


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Publication of ASSISTANCE Newsletter 2

The second issue of ASSISTANCE Newsletter has been published and is available for download here. The Newsletter covers summary of the activities and accomplishments in the second year of the project implementation and some highlights  on the work in progress as well as dissemination and clustering activities. Get more to know about ASSISTANCE and read […]

May 31, 2021


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As part of the activities to ensure open access of publications and data resulting from the project, ASSISTANCE partner ETRA has created a ZENODO community, where all the project dissemination materials can be found (public deliverables, conference papers, posters, journal articles, magazine articles, brochures, etc.). Zenodo is a general-purpose open-access repository developed under the European […]

March 15, 2021


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