Symposium: Modelling Issues of Public Safety & Security
The IRMACS Centre,
Simon Fraser University, Burnaby
ICURS/MoCSSy Symposium on Modelling Issues of Public Safety & Security
Organizational support from the IRMACS Centre
12:30 - 13:15 Gary D. Bass, Deputy Commissioner Pacific Region, Royal Canadian Mounted Police and Commanding Officer "E" division, Canada
"Technology Challenges for a National Police Force"
13:15 - 13:35 Kyle Vincent, MoCSSy and Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, Simon Fraser University, Canada
- "Design Variations in Adaptive Web Sampling"
13:35 - 14:10 Richard Smith, School of Communication, Simon Fraser University, Canada
- "Social Software and Public Safety: A Help or a Hindrance?"
14:10 - 14:30 Richard Frank, ICURS and School of Computing Science, Simon Fraser University, Canada
- "Criminal Activity Vectors: Finding the attractors of offenders based on their direction of offending"
14:30 - 14:50 Coffee Break (20 min.)
14:50 - 15:25 Arvind Verma, Department of Criminal Justice, Indiana University, USA
- "Analyzing Somali Piracy: A Conceptual Model"
15:25 - 15:50 Herbert H. Tsang, MoCSSy, Simon Fraser University, Canada
- "GENIUS: A Decision Support System for Counter-Terrorism Planning and Response"
15:50 - 16:10 Uwe Glasser, MoCSSy and School of Computing Science, Simon Fraser University, Canada
- "Engineering Security"
16:10- 16:45 Andrew Newton, Applied Criminoiogy Centre, University of Huddersfield, UK
- "Building Inetelligence for Managing Areas with Licensed Premises"
16:45 - 18:00 Reception