Excellent Press Coverage

The Slándáil Project recently received excellent press coverage in Irish and British news outlets. Below is a selection of the coverage.

TechCentral.ie – Abstract:

Trinity College Dublin is leading a consortium of 10 partners to develop a a social media information system for use in a variety of emergency situations.

Project Slándáil, a three-year project, will receive almost €3 million in funding from the European Union’s Framework Programme 7 under its Security Research Programme.

Project Slándáil – Security System for language and image analysis – is a collaboration of emergency operatives, academics, ethics and security-oriented NGOs and four small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Italy, Ireland, Germany and the UK.

The project seeks to design and develop ethical and intelligent information gathering and processing systems for providing information about emergency situations to public services such as the Fire Brigade or An Garda Siochana.


Other sources:

The Sunday Times

Business Etc. 

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