News

New papers accepted

iCrowd: Agent Based Behavior Modeling and crowd Simulator. Authors: V.Kountouriotis, M.Paterakis and S.C.A. Thomopoulos, to be presented in SPIE DCS DEFENCE + SECURITY Conference, Baltimore, MD , United States, 17 - 21 April 2016.

PYRONES: PYRo-mOdelling and Evacuation Simulation System. Authors: T. Kanellos, A. Doulgerakis, E.Georgiou and S.C.A. Thomopoulos, to be presented in SPIE DCS DEFENCE + SECURITY Conference, Baltimore, MD , United States, 17 - 21 April 2016.

Second integration meeting


The final integration meeting took place in November 2015 at the premises of NCSRD.The purpose of the meeting was to run the scenarios against which the final integrated system was tested and evaluate the results.


PYRONES presented at "ICT event – Innovate, Connect, Transform event. Lisbon 20-22 October 2015"

The European Commission, together with the Fundaçao para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, organized the most important ICT event in the EU calendar. The event took place at the Centro de Congressos de Lisboa, Portugal between the 20th and 22nd of October 2015. The event “ICT2015 - Innovate, Connect, Transform” aims to bring together over 4500 ICT enthusiasts from all horizons: research, politics, industry, start-ups, investors, academia.

NCSRD participated in the event and the concept of PYRONES was presented during the networking sessions. 

PYRONES presented at "Athens Science Festival"

NCSRD participated in the second consecutive Science Festival which took place from 17 to 22 Μarch, 2015 at Techno polis, in Athens and the concept of PYRONES was presented to the attendees.

PYRONES presented at "Researcher’s night 2014"

The PYRONES concept was presented during the Researcher’s night 2014.  The event was held on the 26th of September 2014 at Demokritos premises http://www.demokritos.gr/rengreece@ncsr/. The specific event is a mega event which takes place every year simultaneously in several hundred cities all over Europe and beyond. The purpose of this event is to convey to the general public the key ideas that Research is a necessary ingredient for progress and that the Researchers are an integral part of the community. 

Kick Off Meeting

The Kick-off meeting of the PYRONES project took place at NCSRD premises in Greece on 2014-07-17 and 2014-07-18.After the presentation of individual workpackages, the general procedures and the first steps were coordinated. Moreover the general schedule and the first deliverables were agreed upon.