Mobile Technology’s Role in Natural Disasters and Public Safety Preparedness and Response

On July 16, as part of the Mobile Economy Project, the Center for Technology Innovation at Brookings hosted a discussion on mobile technology and its evolving role in disaster and public safety. 

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