II Workshop @NUVEM: presentation of AGORA Research Group on situational awareness in Twitter
Sidgley Camargo de Andrade, PhD Student of the AGORA Group, attended the II Workshop @NUVEM that was held at the Federal University of ABC, in Santo André (São Paulo, Brazil), between 29th and 30th November 2018. The @NUVEM is an interdisciplinary workshop promoted by the “núcleo estratégico de Universos Virtuais, Entretenimento e Mobilidade” of the Federal University of ABC.
During the workshop de Andrade presented his short paper named “Situational awareness in social media: lessons learned using information entropy in ﬂood risk management”, which investigates the relationship between information entropy and distance measures of disaster-related social media messages in urban areas. The paper can be found here and its presentation here.