LINKS Advisory Committee
The LINKS Advisory Committee (LAC) is a key component of the LINKS Community.
Specifically, the LAC consists of invited professionals and experts from different stakeholder organizations that advise, inform and validate developments and results in the project.
If you are a subject matter expert and would like to help the LINKS project, please post to the forum.
Developers and Researchers
|Adam Widera||Managing Director at Competence Center Crisis Management at ERCIS - European Research Center for Information Systems, University Muenster; Germany|
|Florian Roth||Research Associate at School of Management and Law Center for Corporate Responsibility ZHAW at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Winterthur; Switzerland|
|Meinald T. Thielsch||apl. Professor with a focus on Organisational Psychology and Human-Computer Interaction, University Muenster; Germany|
|Rainer Koch||Professor (mech. engineering, IT-application), European security researcher since FP6, Volunteer Fire Officer (silver level) for about 25 years, ISO/TC 292: Convenor WG3 “Emergency management”, Paderborn/Dortmund, Germany|
|Sara Bonati||Researcher with a focus on risk perception and vulnerability, Università degli studi di Genova DISFOR - Dipartimento di scienze della formazione, Italy|
|Ulrich Cimolino||Assistant Firechief, FRS Duesseldorf, Lead of Staff unit for climate change-related major events and cooperation with science and research & head of Working Group "Wildfire" German Fire Brigade Association; Germany|
|Hauke Speth||Head of Department at State Fire Academy of North-Rhine Westphalia (IdF NRW); Germany|
|Gianmario Gnecchi||Technical Fire Officer (Lt.Col.) & Managing Director the Regional Fire and Rescue Service School in Lombardia; Italy|
|Jan Südmersen||Deputy Chief of Operations, FireRescueService Osnabrueck, Chairman of @fire Internationaler Katastrophenschutz Deutschland e.V. (INSARAG certified USAR-light-team); Germany|
|Franz Petter||Assistant Fire Chief, FRS Hamburg, President of the vgbf (Vereinigung zur Gefahrstoff- und Brandschutzforschung), Germany / Austria|
|Stephen Hines||Clinical Tutor Integrated Patient Care at London ambulance; UK|
|Rein Hof||Business Conduct Specialist, Service Centre Politie Nederland; Netherlands|
|Jan Müller-Tischer||Jan Müller-Tischer, Owner of crisis-communication training company 'Vor der Lage' and member of VOST-DE; Germany|
|Emily Hough||Editor in Chief ret. of the Crisis Response Journal, Director at Crisis Management; UK|
Policy & Decision Makers
|Kaili Tamm||Chief Digital Officer at Estonian Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications, Former Advisor to the Ministry of Interior; Estonia|
|Iratxe Gomez Susaeta||Social Media Manager (VOST Europe) & GEMMA Presales manager at ATOS, IT-company; Spain|
|Volker Tondorf||Cross-border Emergency Care & Civil Protection / Social Media Emergency Management
Chief digital reconnaissance (VOST THW), Germany Liaison Officer VOST Europe