IEM’s AirOps team has been on the ground and in the air supporting response and recovery operations in the Caribbean since Hurricane Irma. The team also helped with evacuations before Hurricane Maria made landfall.
IEM has been selected as a prime contractor to support DHS through the Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions II (EAGLE II) contract. EAGLE II includes multiple awardees, providing DHS with streamlined access to innovative private-sector expertise for IT support. Read more.
IEM’s Dr. Rashid Chotani, MD, MPH, was awarded a NATO Science & Technology Organization (STO) Scientific Achievement Award for research on medical countermeasures against biological agents. Read more.
IEM-Developed Guidance Helps Airports Prepare for Disasters The TRB has published ACRP Report 73, a guidebook prepared by IEM that helps airports develop/implement mutual aid programs in preparation for disaster response. Read paper.
Read the interview with IEM’s Vice President, Wayne Thomas, on “bring[ing] together the various assets and capabilities that are found in different parts of government, and private sector, to make them work together to meet the needs of a crisis or a disaster.” Read more.
The IEM-developed TRB primer, ACRP 94, explains how to evaluate and implement web-based emergency management tools into normal and emergency response airport operations. Read paper.
The TRB has published ACRP Report 95, a guidebook prepared by IEM providing guidance on organizing citizen volunteer programs to assist airports during an emergency. Read paper.
IQT Quarterly publishes IEM’s Dr. Serge Olszanskyj’s article on maximizing behavior analysis with massive multi-sensor networks. More.