Speakers Bio & Abstract

Glyn Arthur Vice President

BiographyGlyn Arthur, Vice President of Business Development at Luciad, previously he was Sales Director, responsible for building the Luciad sales organisation in Africa, Middle East and Turkey regions. Glyn has worked in the defence and aerospace industry for over 25 years with companies such as Barco, Primary Image and the Peninsular Group. Born in the UK but now based in Belgium Glyn is married and is an author of papers related to GIS technology.Abstract Using Predictive Analytics for Emergency ResponsePresentation will show using examples from real world use cases how Luciad partners have been able to use predictive analytics to prevent and respond to emergency situations around the world. This will include making use of current cell phone infrastructure to provide warnings regarding seismic activity, analysis of unstructured text and social media posts to anticipate terrorist activity and vehicle traffic patterns to provide warnings of attacks on oil distribution infrastructure.