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SUMMIT in the Headlines

New tool allows disaster modeling and simulation systems to share data, PoliceOne, 8/23/2012

What Can the Federal Government Learn From Angry Birds?, FedTech Magazine, 8/3/2012

New tool allows disaster modeling and simulation systems to share data, Homeland1 Newsletter, 8/2/2012

Standard Unified Modeling, Mapping And Integration Toolkit (SUMMIT), GovWin News, 7/18/2012

Standard Unified Modeling, Mapping And Integration Toolkit (SUMMIT): Product Profile, EMS World, 7/17/2012

Tablets Boost Training, Agencies Find, FedTech Magazine, 4/19/2012

Sandia tool puts disaster models into one picture, Government Computer News, 9/12/2011

SUMMIT Platform to Streamline Disaster Exercise Development, Emergency Management, 9/8/2011

New tool allows first responders to visualize post-event disaster environments, Terra Daily, 8/22/2011

First Responders Able To Visualize Post-Event Disaster Environments Using New Software Tool, Medical News Today, 8/19/2011

First responders gear new tool helps visualize post-event disaster environments, Homeland Security Newswire, 8/18/2011

First responders visualize post-event disaster environments, R&D Magazine – Online, 8/19/2011

New Tool Allows First Responders to Visualize Post-Event Disaster Environments, Innovations Report, 8/19/2011

New Tool Enables First Responders to Visualize Post-Event Disaster Effects, TruthDrive, 8/18/2011

FEMA iPad tool helps rescuers visualize disaster scene, Government Computer News, 8/18/2011

Software Saves the Day, Lab Manager Magazine – Online, 8/18/2011

New tool allows first responders to visualize post-event disaster environments, e! Science News, 8/17/2011

New tool allows first responders to visualize post-event disaster environments, PhysOrg.com, 8/17/2011

New Tool Allows First Responders To Visualize Post-Event Disaster Environments, RedOrbit, 8/17/2011

SUMMIT Publications & Conferences

“Automated User Interface Generation for Dynamically Integrated Simulations.” MODSIM World Conference, April 2014, Hampton, VA..

“Standard Unified Modeling, Mapping, & Integration Toolkit.” Interagency Board meeting, February 28, 2012, Texas.

National Level Exercise 2012 Final Planning Conference, FEMA National Exercise Program, Spring 2012, Washington, DC. Presentation and demonstration booth.

“Standard Unified Modeling, Mapping, & Integration Toolkit.” Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation, and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), November 2011, Orlando, FL. Poster(66.4MB PDF) and demonstration booth.

“New Technologies and Processes for the Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program Toolkit.” IEEE Homeland Security Technologies Conference, November 2011, Waltham, MA.

“The Use of Integrated Modeling and Simulation at FEMA for Emergency Preparedness Exercises.” IEEE Homeland Security Technologies Conference, November 2011, Waltham, MA.

SUMMIT Government Stakeholders Day, October 4, 2011, Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, CA.

National Lessons Learned Conference, FEMA National Exercise Program, September 14, 2011, Washington, DC. “SUMMIT: Models, Maps, Data, and iPads in NLE 11 (1.5MB PDF).” Presentation and demonstration booth.

“Bridging DOD, DHS & Private Sector Modeling, Simulation & Virtual Environment Capabilities for Homeland Security.” MOVES Research and Education Summit, July 2011, Naval Post Graduate School, Monterey, CA.

National Level Exercise 2011 Final Planning Conference, FEMA National Exercise Program, April 6, 2011, Washington, DC. “DHS S&T Support of NLE 11 Using SUMMIT (1.2MB PDF).”  Presentation and demonstration booth.

Integrated Modeling, Mapping, and Simulation (IMMS) Framework for Exercise and Response Planning (410MB PDF).” MODSIM World Conference, October 2010, Hampton, VA. (Paper presented by Jalal Mapar won “Best in Conference” award.)