SaferPlaces News

SaferPlaces’ integration in the DIRECTED project to enhance Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation

We are proud to announce the integration of SaferPlaces within the DIRECTED project. DIRECTED project aims to reduce vulnerability to extreme weather events and foster disaster-resilient European societies by promoting interoperability of data, models, communication and governance on all levels and…

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Parma Municipality Invests in SaferPlaces License for Enhanced Hydraulic Risk Monitoring and Resilient Urban Planning

In a proactive move towards bolstering its resilience against hydraulic risks, the Municipality of Parma has acquired a SaferPlaces license, empowering the city with cutting-edge flood risk intelligence. This strategic investment aims to enhance the city's capabilities in monitoring and mitigating…

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SaferPlaces joined the Canada-Italy Forum on AI 2023 focused on Space Economy Innovation

Ph: Italian Chamber of Commerce in Canada The 2023 edition of the Canada-Italy Forum on Artificial Intelligence has chosen Space Economy as its theme. This unique forum aims to stimulate a dialogue on how AI and Space Economy can create new opportunities, strengthen existing synergies and stimulate…

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SaferPlaces selected for Clean Cities Spain ClimAccelerator!

Good news for SaferPlaces: we have been selected to participate in Clean Cities Spain ClimAccelerator! The Clean Cities ClimAccelerator is an accelerator program focused on system-level innovations that address the impact of climate change on urban environments. It is targeted at start-ups…

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Il Corriere della Sera parla del contributo di SaferPlaces durante l’alluvione in Emilia-Romagna

Ph: Corriere di Bologna. In un recente articolo, il Corriere della Sera di Bologna, ha messo in luce il contributo di SaferPlaces durante e in seguito all'evento alluvionale che ha colpito la regione Emilia-Romagna, intervistando Stefano Bagli, CEO di SaferPlaces. Durante l'emergenza alluvionale di…

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We are part of Batch #4 of the SpaceFounders program!

We are thrilled to announce that SaferPlaces has been accepted in Batch #4 of SpaceFounders, dedicated to accelerate European space tech startups. SpaceFounders mission is to propel the space tech sector to new heights and contribute significantly to Europe's space economy. Together with other 10…

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Le mappe di SaferPlaces sull’alluvione in Emilia-Romagna

Ph: ESA Durante l'emergenza alluvionale di maggio, la nostra piattaforma SaferPlaces, che è parte del programma InCubed dell'Agenzia Spaziale Europea (ESA), è stata utilizzata dalla Protezione Civile dell'Emilia-Romagna per generare mappe che ritraggono l'estensione delle aree alluvionate, fornendo…

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SaferPlaces is one of ESA’s Applications for Observing the Earth in the aftermath of the Emilia-Romagna floods

Ph: ESA The SaferPlaces platform and its application during the recent floods that hit the Italian region of Emilia-Romagna in May 2023 are the topics of the latest news from the European Space Agency (ESA), on the section "Observing the Earth". The ESA’s InCubed SaferPlaces platform was used by…

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ESA Φ-lab-WMF23, AI4EO competition: second place for SaferPlaces!

We are proud to be among the four winners of the AI4EO Call, a competition launched by ESA Φ-lab in conjunction with We Make Future 2023, largest digital and social innovation festival in Southern Europe. The competition concerned applications of artificial intelligence (AI) and data processing in…

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How Satellite Images and the AI-based platform SaferPlaces supported the Civil Protection during and after the flood emergency in Emilia-Romagna

Photo by jim gade on Unsplash. SaferPlaces’ headquarters are in Emilia-Romagna and, unfortunately, our very region was affected in May 2023 by various waves of bad weather: in just under 20 days, as much rain as is usually seen in a year fell on the region, originating floodings of unprecedented…

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