SaferPlaces News

SaferPlaces supports Climate Resilience and Urban planning in Italian municipalities

In Italy, each municipality has its General Urban Plan (PUG), the main tool for planning and governing the municipal territory. To develop this plan, different Italian municipalities trusted SaferPlaces’ technology that supported them with strategic knowledge on flooding and climate change…

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Insurtech needs to invest in digital innovation

Thanks to Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Space Innovation, insurtech is becoming increasingly predictive. And, according to the Italian Insurtech Association (IIA), environmental catastrophes are one of the biggest areas of challenge for the insurance industry. It is estimated that globally,…

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Finalist of the IIA Challenge!

Credits to IIA. SaferPlaces is one of the finalists selected during the third and last phase of the Italian Insuretech Association's challenge: IIA FACTOR, dedicated to the most innovative realities in the Insurtech world. According to the IIA in the next few years, big players in the insurance…

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PhD position on inundation modelling for flood hazard and risk intelligence

Are you passionate about climate issues, flood risk assessment and climate-resilient cities? Do you have a background in engineering and IT, with research interests in flood hazard and risk modeling? The University of Bologna invites applications for a 3-years PhD position, supported and co-funded…

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Italian Insuretech Association Challenge

Credits to IIA. Thursday 7 of July, SaferPlaces will participate to the third appointment of IIA FACTOR, the challenge dedicated to startups in the insurance world. SaferPlaces will present to a jury of experts its mission and market positioning. At the end, two selected startups will be able to…

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Water Safe Cities

Credits to C40. C40 is a network of mayors of nearly 100 world-leading cities collaborating to deliver the urgent action needed right now to confront the climate crisis. They established the Water Safe Cities project in collaboration with the Grundfos Foundation to sharpen the focus on water and…

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SMART CITIES, SMART REGIONS – SaferPlaces at the Simul⁺ Forum

Credits to Simul+ Forum "The future of urban and rural areas is smart. But what makes a city or region "smart"? It is the solutions that make life more efficient, attractive and technologically advanced. Solutions that help to master key challenges of the future. A look at research and practice…

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SaferPlaces Platform among WEkEO’s Use Cases

SaferPlaces is one of the commercial applications among the USE CASES of WEkEO, the reference Data and Information Access Services (DIAS) for harmonized Earth Observation data access to Copernicus and Sentinel data. Through WEkEO, SaferPlaces can easily access to the most up-to-date data from the…

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German Press Release on the SafePlaces Cloud Web Platform

Thanks to the contribution of our German parner GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, the news portal Idw News, sharing press releases from more than 1000 scientific institutions together with current information from science and research, the German newspaper Berliner Morgenpost, and the…

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SaferPlaces at the European Innovation Council (EIC) Accelerator

We are glad to share that SaferPlaces has been accepted to Phase 2 of the European Innovation Council (EIC) Accelerator programme after submitting Phase 1 short application during the month of June. We are now working on presenting the full application before the cut-off date of October. The EIC is…

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