This scenario is based on an one-hour talk at ESWeek 2011 by Jane W. S. Liu, thispartaims to be a call-for-participation in developing technologies that can be exploited to significantly improve the state of the art of disaster management, especially for preparedness of mega disasters and response and rescue when such disasters strike.
Mega disasters = Calamities for which we are unprepared: “no-notice events”


- by C. Dickey, Newsweek, Sept 12, 2011