The Discipline of Business Information Systems seminar organiser is Uri Gal.
Date: 10th Sep 2014, 10:00 am
Venue: New Law School Annexe SR 342
Speaker: Linda Levine,
When catastrophes occur, what key dynamics take place? How do these dynamics affect our technical infrastructure - and how can we understand these patterns of failure in order to better build and operate future technologies and system of systems? This research analyzes multiple catastrophes, viewed through designated lenses, with consideration of how systems of systems fail, as well as the implications for future systems of systems. In this investigation we studied three cases - Hurricane Katrina, 9/11 and the "Black Saturday" Victorian Bushfires - representing threats from natural forces and terrorism. The lens used is the Generic Error Modeling ... Read more