Publications

 2016

  • ANDREWS, Simon, GIBSON, Helen, DOMDOUZIS, Kostas, and  AKHGAR, Babak (2016)Creating corroborated crisis reports from social media data through formal concept analysis.” Journal of Intelligent Information Systems. pp. 1-26. Springer. DOI: 10.1007/s10844-016-0404-9
  • DOMDOUZIS, Kostas, AKHGAR, Babak, ANDREWS, Simon, and GIBSON, Helen (2016) “Applications of Social Media and Crowd-Sourcing Scanning Techniques for Crime Prevention and Missing Persons Tracing during and post-Crisis Situations.” Emerald Journal of Systems and Technologies.
  • DOMDOUZIS, Kostas, ANDREWS, Simon, and AkKHGAR, Babak (2016) “Application of a New Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) Paradigm on the Design of a Crisis Management Distributed System.” International Journal of Distributed Systems and Technologies. 7 (2) April-June. ISSN: 1947-3532. DOI: 10.4018/IJDST.2016040101. Link to article.
  • KUČIČ, Tomaž (2016)  “Projekt Athena – Moč družbenih medijev ob večjih nesrečah.” Gasilec. Vol. 70, No. 2, 34-35. Ljubljana. Available at: http://www.gasilec.net/revija-gasilec-februar-2016#
  • NOVAK, Luka and JERAJ, Julj (2016) “Projekt athena – možnosti družbenih omrežij v času izrednih razmer” [ ATHENA – The possibilities of social networks in times of emergency]. In GIS v Sloveniji – Digitalni Podatki, edited by Rok Ciglic, Matjaz Gersic, Drago Perko,  and Matija Zorn. Ljubljana: Geografski inštitut antona Melika ZRC SaZu. Available at: http://giam.zrc-sazu.si/sites/default/files/978-961-254-929-9.pdf
  • ŠIŠIBIČ, Nina, (March 2016)  “Moč družbenih medijev ob večjih nesrečah” [The power of social media in major emergencies]. Revija Urban. March. pp. 19. Javni holding Ljubljana. Available at: http://www.jhl.si/sites/default/files/jhl_si/stran/datoteke/marec_za_internet.pdf
  • NOVAK, Luka and JERAJ, Julj (October 2016) Umja Ljubljana – The ATHENA Project. Available at: http://giam.zrc-sazu.si/sites/default/files/978-961-254-929-9.pdf

2015

  • AKHGAR, Babak and GIBSON, Helen (2015). “Processing social media data for crisis management in Athena.” Global Security, Safety and Sustainability: Tomorrow’s Challenges of Cyber Security. Communications in Computer and Information Science, edited by Hamid Jahankhanl, Alex Carlile, Babak Akhgar, Amie Taal,  Ali G. Hessami, and Amin Hosseinian-Far. pp.  3-14. Springer.
  • AKHGAR, Babak, SAATHOFF, Greg, ARABNIA, Hamid R., HILL, Richard, STANIFORTH, Andrew and BAYERL, Petra (2015) Application of Big Data for National Security: A Practitioner’s Guide to Emerging Technologies. Elsevier. Link to book.
  • GIBSON, Helen, AKHGAR, Babak and DOMDOUZIS, Konstantinos (2015). “Using Social Media for Crisis Response : The ATHENA System.” ECSM 2015 2nd European Conference on Social Media Porto Portugal, edited by Anabela Mesquita, and Paula Peres.  Academic Conferences and Publishing International Limited.
  • STERN, Eric (2015) “Bridging the crisis learning gap. From theory to practice.” Organizing after crisis: The challenge of learning, edited by Nathalie Schiffino, Laurent Taskin, Céline Donis and Julien Raone. Chapter 11. Berlin: Peter Lang Publishing Group.
  • STERN, Eric (2015) “Strategic crisis management exercises: Challenges and design tools.” In OECD Reviews of Risk Management Policies:The Changing Face of Strategic Crisis Management. Chapter 4. Paris: OECD Publishing. DOI:10.1787/9789264249127-en. Link to book.
  • STERN, Eric (2015) “Understanding and identifying strategic crises through early-warning and sense-making.” In OECD Reviews of Risk Management Policies:The Changing Face of Strategic Crisis Management. Chapter 2. Paris: OECD Publishing. DOI:10.1787/9789264249127-en. Link to book.

 2014

  • BAYERL, P. S., AKHGAR, B., BREWSTER, B., DOMDOUZIS, K., and GIBSON, H. (2014) “Social Media and its Role for LEAs: Review and applications.” In Cyber Crime and Cyber Terrorism Investigator’s Handbook, edited by B. Akhgar, A. Staniforth, and F. Bosco. pp. 197-220. Waltham, MA: Elsevier.  DOI: doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-800743-3.00016-5
  • DOMDOUZIS, Kostas, ANDREWS, Simon, GIBSON, Helen,  AKHGAR, Babak, and HIRSCH, Laurence (8-11 December 2014) “Service-Oriented Design of a Command and Control Intelligence Dashboard for Crisis Management.” Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE/ACM 7th International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing (UCC). London, United Kingdom. pp.702-707. DOI: 978-1-4799-7881-6/14. http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?tp=&arnumber=7027581&isnumber=7027326
  • GIBSON, Helen, ANDREWS, Simon, DOMDOUZIS, HIRSCH, Laurence, and AKHGAR, Babak (8-11 December 2014) “Combining Big Social Media Data and FCA for Crisis Response.” Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM 7th International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing (UCC). London, United Kingdompp.690-695. http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?tp=&arnumber=7027579&isnumber=7027326
  • “Joining the conversation: Athena will enable police to harness the power of smart mobile communications and social media in crisis situations.”  (October 2014). Feature article in Police and Law Insight. PNLD’s online magazine published by Chestnut Media.
  •  SAATHOFF, G.B., Ed. (2014) Challenges and Innovations in Combating Urban Crime. Report of meeting held November 5, 2013., at University Club in Washington, D.C. ISBN: 978-1-30-479371-3. Link to report.
  • STERN, Eric, Ed. (2014) Designing Crisis Management Exercises for Strategic Leaders. CRISMART volume 42. Stockholm: Swedish National Defence College. ISBN: 978-91-86137-39-7.
  • STERN, Eric (2014) “From Early Warning to Sensemaking: Identifying and Understanding Strategic Crises.” OECD High Level Risk Forum Working Paper. Paris: OECD.
  • STERN, Eric, DEVERELL, Edward, FORS, Fredrik, and NEWLOVE-ERIKSSON, Lindy (2014) “Post mortem crisis analysis: Dissecting the London bombings of July 2005.” Journal of Organizational Effectiveness: People and Performance. Vol. 1 No. 4. pp. 402-422. Emerald Group Publishing Limited. DOI 10.1108/JOEPP-09-2014-0058.

 2013

  • ANDREWS, S., YATES, S., AKHGAR, B., and FORTUNE, D. (2013) “The ATHENA Project: Using Formal Concept Analysis to Facilitate the Actions of Responders in a Crisis Situation.”  Strategic Intelligence Management, edited by B. Akhgar and S. Yates. pp. 167-180. Butterworth-Heinemann Elsevier Ltd.; Oxford, UK. ISBN: 978-0-12-407191-9.
  • KORAEUS; mats and STERN, Eric K. (2013) “Exploring the Crisis Management/Knowledge Management Nexus.” Strategic Intelligence Management, edited by B. Akhgar and S. Yates. pp. 134-149. Butterworth-Heinemann Elsevier Ltd.; Oxford, UK. ISBN: 978-0-12-407191-9.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-407191-9.00012-0
  • PAVLIN, G., QUILLINAN, T., MIGNET, F., and DE OUDE, P. (2014) “The Athena Project: Exploiting Intelligence for National Security.” Strategic Intelligence Management, edited by B. Akhgar and S. Yates. pp. 181-198. Butterworth-Heinemann Elsevier Ltd.; Oxford, UK. ISBN: 978-0-12-407191-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-407191-9.00015-6
  • REIN, Kellyn (2013) “Information Sharing” Strategic Intelligence Management, edited by B. Akhgar and S. Yates. pp. 199-211. Butterworth-Heinemann Elsevier Ltd.; Oxford, UK. ISBN: 978-0-12-407191-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-407191-9.00016-8