Microsoft on Emergency Response
Michael Sampson - Currents
APRIL 28, 2009
The event is focused on how to use various Microsoft technologies for emergency response. Strong Angel was a 5 day event, focused on how different organizations would work together under an emergency. The Microsoft Innovation Centre was established in August 2002 to support innovating ideas from government agencies. The centre has funded 28 projects since 2002, and Microsoft puts up to $1 million a year into the Center (in New Zealand).