IOTX Common Alerting Protocol (CAP) Workshops

Nuwan Waidyanatha


The Workshop was part of the IOTX Convention hosted by LIRNEasia, where IOTX stands for the 10th anniversary of the tragic Indian Ocean Tsunami. The host of the Workshop was
LIRNEasia. Based in Sri Lanka, LIRNEasia is a non-profit company seeking to identify the institutional constraints on effective use of Information and Communications Technologies to improve the lives of people in the Asia-Pacific region. This report on IOTX CAP (Common Alerting Protocol) discusses three specific events with a common theme of CAP: a) CAP Jump Start, b) CAP Implementation Workshop, and c) CAP Code-fest.


early warning, interoperability, disaster, information communication technology

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