30th January 2018
At the end of 2017, Strava, a mobile app used to track athletic activity, released a global heatmap showing the “anonymised” movement patterns of all app users who do not select the option to keep their data private. Among these app users are seafarers and people working on offshore platforms who likely do not realise how publicly they are sharing their location.
In a crowded city, anonymising the data is effective because there are so many people in the area that it is virtually impossible to identify the movement patterns of any individual. However, as there are relatively few app users at sea (or in other remote areas) it becomes possible to follow the movement patterns of just one app user.
24th January 2018
The German Shipowners' Association (VDR) invites you to join Navigate Response for a crisis communications workshop including a live media response exercise which will give all participants an opportunity to practice engaging effectively with the media and social media via Navigate Response’s proprietary media simulation platform – Triton.
Wednesday, 21 February 2018, Hamburg, Germany
09:30-13:00 Workshop | 14:00-16:30 Media Training